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Enjoy Cruise in Matsushima, 1 of the 3 Most Scenic Spots, and Local Specialties
Enjoy Cruise in Matsushima, 1 of the 3 Most Scenic Spots, and Local Specialties
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from: $15

【OUTLINE】 Go on a cruise around Matsushima, one of the three most scenic spots in Japan, and look at the island related to Matsuo Basho (a Japanese haiku poet) and Date Masamune (a legendary warrior) up close. Before or after the cruise, you can broil a Sendai's specialty, Sasa Kamaboko, by yourself and taste it.Also you can enjoy grilled oysters, a specialty of Matsushima. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 Matsushima, one of the three most scenic spots in Japan The only sightseeing course to look at the islands up close in the bay that are related to a famous haiku poet, Matsuo Basho, and Date Masamune, the first lord of Sendai Domain Broil and eat piping hot Sasa Kamaboko, a specialty of Sendai Enjoy oysters fresh from Matsushima Choose 1 from 3 sightseeing courses 【A】Masamune Course:Matsushima→Matsushima, 【B】Basho Course:Matsushima→Shiogama, 【C】 Basho Course:Shiogama→Matsushima

Secret Hiking Tour in Matsushima
Secret Hiking Tour in Matsushima's Sacred Places with the Local Guide
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from: $108

【OUTLINE】 Discover the enchanting hidden sites of Matsushima, known as one of the three most scenic spots in Japan. You will visit off-the-beaten-track destinations not listed in guidebooks. Your guide will teach you the history and regional culture that only locals know. Located only 72 minutes from Sendai airport by train and only 40 minutes from Sendai Station, this is a great trip for those visiting Sendai. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Close to Sendai, Matsushima is a secret gem for people looking for natural and gorgeous landscapes. ・Appreciate the unexplored charm of Matsushima with a local guide that has extensive knowledge of the area. ・See some of Japan's original, mysterious scenery that comes straight from ancient times. ・For a deeper experience, we recommend you book the meditation option as well. ・The meeting point is easily accessible from the airport and major cities around Sendai.

Explore Remote Islands in Matsushima Bay with a Local Guide and Chartered Boat
Explore Remote Islands in Matsushima Bay with a Local Guide and Chartered Boat
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from: $200

Explore the remote islands of Urato and Nonoshima in Matsushima Bay by chartered boat. The Urado Islands in Matsushima Bay are one of the three most scenic spots in Japan. Enjoy an unforgettable day on a private boat. Guided tours to special places not found in guidebooks

Wedding Photos in Gorgeous Japanese Costumes!Take Life-long Photos in Matsushima
Wedding Photos in Gorgeous Japanese Costumes!Take Life-long Photos in Matsushima
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from: $1,617

【OUTLINE】 Dressed in gorgeous Japanese wedding costumes, you can have your memorable photos taken at a Japanese garden, a Buddhist temple, or a Shinto shrine. Rest assured as English-speaking photographer and staff will take care of you. You can have Japanese cultural experiences during the honeymoon, which will be in your memories for the rest of your life. Photo shooting is held at historical facilities where traditional Japanese costumes look nice, and also in the spots full of nature. As an optional extra, you can get high-quality video works taken with a drone and VR technology. Costumes are not limited to Japanese ones. You can wear a Western dress and get a different type of photos taken on the beach or on the ship. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Wearing elegant Japanese wedding costumes, you can have your photos taken at a Japanese garden, a temple or a shrine ・Rest assured as English-speaking photographer and staff will help you

A Walking Tour of Matsushima
A Walking Tour of Matsushima's Temples and Shrines Collecting "Goshuin"
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from: $32

This is a city walking tour where you will collect seal stamps with a local guide while visiting famous temples and shrines in Matsushima. HIGHLIGHTS; Detailed explanations of the history and origins that you won't find in guide books! Local information that only a local guide can give you! The guide will give a detailed explanation of how to pray at the shrines and temples.

Gourmet Food Tour: Hidden Gems of Matsushima
Gourmet Food Tour: Hidden Gems of Matsushima
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from: $29

This is a guided tour that where you can enjoy local takeaway food in beautiful Matsushima town. You can also learn detailed information about the town with a local guide and discover chic shops and delicious foods! This is not a private tour but your guide will consider your taste preferences and teach you about the local seasonal food. Have your photos taken by your guide at the best Matsushima sightseeing spots.

Welcome to Unknown Matsushima! Secret Waking Tour in Matsushima
Welcome to Unknown Matsushima! Secret Waking Tour in Matsushima's Sacred Places
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from: $108

【OUTLINE】 About 72 minutes from Sendai Airport by train and only 40 minutes from Sendai Station! This walking tour visits hidden places in Matsushima, known as one of the three most scenic spots in Japan. Explore the places of scenic and historical interest not listed in the guidebook. The guide will tell you about the history and the regional information only the locals know. If you are interested, you can experience a short meditation for 5 to 10 minutes in a sacred atmosphere. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Appreciate the unexplored charm of Matsushima with the local guide full of knowledge and experience ・Meditation experience in a sacred spot is available ・Easily accessible from the airport and major cities around Sendai ・Mysterious scenery continues to exist from ancient times, great on Instagram!

Stroll around Scenic Matsushima in Kimono! Rental Kimono Plan
Stroll around Scenic Matsushima in Kimono! Rental Kimono Plan
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from: $43

【OUTLINE】 Matsushima, one of the three most scenic spots in Japan, has a lot to see. The sea is dotted with uniquely-shaped islands, and there are historical buildings such as Entsu-in Temple and Zuigan-ji Temple (a national treasure.) The area is perfect for leisurely strolling around. You can stop by various shops and restaurants. Wear a kimono and take photos with the islands of scenic Matsushima in the background. They will be great on Instagram! Choose your favorite kimono from among many and enjoy sightseeing in Matsushima. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Reservation-only! Take your time and choose your favorite one from among 100 kimonos ・A wide variety of kimonos including Furisode (kimono with long, trailing sleeves), for men and children, and of larger sizes ・Summer in Matsushima is rather cool with the sea breeze.You can spend comfortably in kimono

Sushi Town -- Cruise Around Matsushima/Shiogama with a Sushi Master
Sushi Town -- Cruise Around Matsushima/Shiogama with a Sushi Master
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from: $45

Join the Matsushima and Shiogama cruise tour and enjoy the taste of the chefs of Shiogama, the City of Sushi.This is the only sightseeing course in the bay where you can see the islands associated with the famous haiku poet Matsuo Basho and the lord of Sendai, Masamune Date. A cruise tour around the three most scenic spots in Japan. Enjoy authentic sushi from Shiogama, a fierce battleground for sushi! This is the perfect side trip from Matsushima to Sendai. A luxury plan to fully enjoy the charm of Miyagi!

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