Bike Deep Japan
Discover Japan in your most soul-stirring cycling holiday ever.
The Tohoku region, comprised of six prefectures located in the northernmost part of Japan’s main island ‘Honshu’, is known for its gorgeous natural environment, rich local history, and delicious agricultural produce.Experience a more traditional side of Japan and follow in the footsteps of famous Japanese poet Matsuo Basho and his journey along “The Narrow Road to the Deep North”.
In this tour, you will be biking and hiking. You will travel on the ancient Kumano Kodo, visit the Three Grand Shrines of Kumano, and will find yourself completely immersed in the beautiful nature of spectacular mountain ranges, massive and strange rocks, clear streams of water, and magnificent waterfalls.
In this foodie's bike tour, you will go on an eating spree and experience a wide variety of great food that Japan has to offer. You will visit historic towns and stay at long-established hotels and ryokans (inns), which have been welcoming VIPs from inside and outside Japan for a long time, and also at accommodations that are committed to serving high quality meals.
This is the first, really memorable gorgeous cycling tour in collaboration between MARRIOTT HOTELS and RIDE EXPERIENCE.
The tour will take place in IZU, a famous resort peninsula surrounded by magnificent Mt. Fuji, deep blue Suruga Bay and fascinating winding roads. You can ride along one of Japan’s most spectacular roads and enjoy a cycling tour taking in the beautiful mountainscapes and seascapes of Izu.
Nasu is easily accessible from Tokyo by Shinkansen (70 minutes) and is the best biking area close to Tokyo.
Nasu’s natural environment offers us the ability to plan a wide range of inviting bike routes to match your preferences and stamina and to make the most of the seasons. Our plans include scenic hill climb rides, biking through vast rural areas, traveling in a ranch landscape along gentle hills, and gravel riding through forests that look unexplored.
Rent a popular fat bike, a bicycle with oversized tires, get on a gondola lift with it, and ride in a snowy forest at the mountain top! Ride Experience presents the winter-only snow cycling tour at Mt. JEANS NASU. Bike on a snowy forest path between large beech trees to find a spectacular view!
Join our cycling tours that offer dynamic road trips, biking from one town to another, for 5+ days. Each tour is planned under an interesting theme. You will be biking less traveled areas and roads in various parts of Japan. You are sure to rediscover the heart of Japan in an epic ride experience. Of course, all tours are guided and under full support.
Resort Stay Tours
They are guided and fully supported tours designed to enjoy biking in areas around hotels and ryokan (inns) while indulging yourself with relaxing stays at luxurious resort hotels or onsen ryokans (Japanese style hot-spring inns). Tour schedules often range from 1 night / 2 days to 3 nights / 4 days.
In these easy-to-get-going tours, you will rent a bike and a GPS navigation device with preinstalled recommended routes and enjoy riding while following the navigation. There will be no guide or support. You will be free from the hassle of riding in an unknown area while constantly checking a map in one hand. You can now bike like a local while savoring the air and landscape of the area.
These tours are recommended for those who want to enjoy biking the Japanese countryside at their own pace or those who can handle bike trouble.
Solo riders are welcome.
The tour route or length can be adjusted to the season, time, or your requests and biking skills.
One Day Tours
These are half-day to one-day guided cycling activities in Nasu that anyone can join. If it’s your first time to ride a sports bike, don’t worry. Our guide will teach you how to maneuver it. On the calendar select a date when a tour is on and sign up for it at least two days in advance.
We will prepare a special, chartered bike tour for your group by arranging the theme, area, schedule, route, and riding distance to your preferences.