Tour Information


Tour Name Hida Satoyama Cycling
Description Discover the scenic Japanese countryside
Location Hida City, Gifu Prefecture
Dates Late March to mid December
Tour Duration Daily (closed on Thurdays)
Time Standard: 13:30 - 17:00 / Half: 10:00 - 12:30 / Ride and Hike: 10:00 - 15:00
Fees Standard: 7,000 yen / Half: 4,500 yen / Ride and Hike: 9,800 yen
Minimum & Maximum number of participants Standard and Half: minimum 1, maximum 8
Ride and Hike: minimum 2, maximum 8

Tour Information

Tour Description

Hida Satoyama Cycling was created with the sole purpose to connecting the traveler to Hida region. We guide travelers through the gorgeous views of the Japanese countryside landscape and introduce the everyday life and culture of rural Japan. Depending on the season, participants can see planting and harvesting of different crops, observe local festivals, and perhaps lucky participants can visit some local residences.

Throughout the tour, visitors can expect plenty of interaction with the friendly local population and experience first-hand the hospitality of everyday Japanese countryside folks.

Thoughts on the Natural Environment

  • We provide the participants with information on how to be friendly to the natural environment and local community.
  • We pick up garbage and take it with us.
  • We ensure that the participants not to take plants and animals.

Thoughts on local communities and culture

  • We provide information on the history, culture, and custom of the region.
  • We ensure the active participation of local residents or the use of local products.

Safety Measures

  • We have developed an emergency manual.
  • Our tour is covered by insurance.

Operator Information

Operator Name Chura-boshi Company
Postal Code 509-4235
Address 8-11 Nino-machi, Furukawa-cho, Hida-city, Gifu
Contact Name / Title Matsuo Kazuhisa or Tatsufumi Shiraishi
Phone +81-(0)577-73-5715
Fax +81-(0)577-73-5717

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