Private Tour - Tour by the Sea! Stars! Worlds Largest Suspension Bridge!

Welcome to the seaside town, Akashi! Experience a romantic cycle along the longest bridge in the world, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.

First, we will rent a bicycle and head for the Bridge. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and spot some trendy cafes. If you admire the sea long enough you will feel the romanticism Akashi has to offer.

At the foot of the bridge, take a visit to the memorial hall of Magofumi, the founding father of China. Admire the same scenery he saw as he was pursued by his country and burnt during the revolution in Japan.

Finally, visit the Akashi Municipal Astronomical Science Museum, and enjoy the planetarium.

Want to experience the rich nature and scenery? Your tour starts here!
* Duration: 6 to 7 hours
* Starts: Akashi, Japan
* Trip Category: Outdoor Activities >> Nature & Wildlife




Welcome to the seaside town, Akashi! Experience a romantic cycle along the longest bridge in the world, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.

First, we will rent a bicycle and head for the Bridge. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and spot some trendy cafes. If you admire the sea long enough you will feel the romanticism Akashi has to offer.

At the foot of the bridge, take a visit to the memorial hall of Magofumi, the founding father of China. Admire the same scenery he saw as he was pursued by his country and burnt during the revolution in Japan.

Finally, visit the Akashi Municipal Astronomical Science Museum, and enjoy the planetarium.

Want to experience the rich nature and scenery? Your tour starts here!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Kobeichiritsuchurinjomaiko Ekimae Bike Locker, 9-8 Higashimaikochō, Tarumi Ward, Kobe, Hyogo 655-0047, Japan

Kobe City Bicycle Parking, Maiko station front bike parking lot: A parking lot managed by Kobe City. Leave your bicycle here and head to Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Maiko Marine Promenade, 2051 Higashimaikocho, Tarumi-Ku, Kobe 655-0047 Hyogo Prefecture

Welcome to the world’s longest suspension bridge, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge. At this spot you can enter the bridge! Care to look straight down? Your feet will be swiped off the ground as you look at the ocean below.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Sonbun Memorial Hall, 2051 Higashimaikocho, Tarumi-Ku, Kobe 655-0047 Hyogo Prefecture

A western style building located at an angle from the bridge. It was built over 100 years ago as a villa for Chinese businessmen who lived in Kobe. The view of the sea from the building has a different taste to that from the top of the bridge.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Akashi Municipal Planetarium, 2-6 Hitomarucho, Akashi 673-0877 Hyogo Prefecture

Do you want to see the stars? Emotions are filled by looking at the sea, talking about dreams and ideals, but admiring the stars is the best after all, isn’t it?

Feel a little romantic as you watch the planetarium from the unique museum where the meriden of Japan’s standard time passes.

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

Stop At: Uo no tana, 1丁目-1-16 本町 Akashi, Hyogo 673-0892, Japan

Akashi is also famous as one of the most famous fishing areas in Japan. See a line of big fishing flags in the shopping streets, a rare but spectacular view. Don’t forget to try the Akashi soul food, Akashi-yaki. Enjoy the taste of octopus and soft egg blended together, a mix that will keep you wanting more.

Duration: 1 hour