Nagano Cycling Adventure

It’s a Cycling tour around north Nagano’s Satoyama landscape and the Myoko Togakushi Renzan National Park.
During the cycling tour, we will stop by the beautiful lake, waterfall, very old local shrine, or maybe some farmer’s house.
Since the area used to be a post town along the Hokkoku Kaido, very old road which connect Edo (Tokyo) to Kanazawa, there are many historical monuments remained around the area.
I will take you to a secret place where never on a guidebook!
Participants can feel an authentic life style,history and nature of snowy rural area in Northern Nagano.

* Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
* Starts: Shinano, Japan
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




It’s a Cycling tour around north Nagano’s Satoyama landscape and the Myoko Togakushi Renzan National Park.
During the cycling tour, we will stop by the beautiful lake, waterfall, very old local shrine, or maybe some farmer’s house.
Since the area used to be a post town along the Hokkoku Kaido, very old road which connect Edo (Tokyo) to Kanazawa, there are many historical monuments remained around the area.
I will take you to a secret place where never on a guidebook!
Participants can feel an authentic life style,history and nature of snowy rural area in Northern Nagano.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Nagano Prefecture, Nagano Prefecture, Koshinetsu, Chubu

We are riding through the middle of rice field while enjoying the beautiful scenery of Hokushin Gogaku (North Nagano 5 peaks)! It’s an amazing experience.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Naena Falls, Suginosawa, Myoko 949-2113 Niigata Prefecture

The waterfall is chosen as one of the best 100 falls in Japan. I believe that it’s one of the best 5 waterfalls in Japan 🙂

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Lake Nojiri, Tomino, Shinano-machi, Kamiminochi-gun 389-1312 Nagano Prefecture

The Lake Nojiri is designated as the part of National Park. We are having a lunch break near the Lake. The view is just stunning!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Arakura Fuji Sengen Shrine, 3353 Arakura Arakurayama Sengen Park, Fujiyoshida 403-0011 Yamanashi Prefecture

We are getting on the pleasure boat to land on the small island on the lake. There is a very old shrine on the island and you will feel the very spiritual atmosphere. (the boat fee costs around US 10$)

Duration: 30 minutes