Hida Satoyama Cycling -Half day tour-

The cycling tour takes visitors out of the town and through the countryside scenery. Visitors will sure to enjoy riding through the farming fields to feel the changing scenery through the seasons. Rice fields filled with water in the spring will transform into lush green fields in the summer. These fields will then turn golden yellow prior to harvest, and those participating will be able experience the magnificent scenery first hand. Experienced and fun loving guides will tell stories about the local life and lucky visitors will be able to interact with the friendly locals. Many past visitors have raved that this tour has been the highlight of their trip in Japan!

Basic Information

SATOYAMA EXPERIENCE (http://satoyama-experience.com/cycling/)

Address: 8-11 Nino-machi, Furukawa-cho, Hida City, Gifu  Map

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Hida Satoyama Cycling -Overnight tour-

In this very special overnight tour, an experienced guide will take visitors into the deep Japanese countryside. Participants will ride along the picturesque river and up a hill for a gorgeous view of the farmlands lodged between the woods.

A recently renovated traditional Japanese farmhouse with all the modern facilities and amenities will be the accommodation for the night. A hearty dinner using almost 100% seasonal local ingredients will be served.
On the second day, visitors will further enjoy the beautiful scenery to the nearest train station and will ride the train back to Hida Furukawa.

Basic Information

SATOYAMA EXPERIENCE (http://satoyama-experience.com/cycling/)

Address: 8-11 Nino-machi, Furukawa-cho, Hida City, Gifu  Map

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Cycle on the rail of former railway by special mountain bike

"Rail Mountain Bike" is a ride of new feeling that is a combination of mountain bike and former railway.
Two mountain bikes are fixed to original metal frame with guide roller. The rear-wheel touches the rail directly,move forward while you pedal, cycle on the rail is total 3km long safely. As you ride bicycle on the rail of formar railway, you can feel the vibration and sound of the seam of rail, it sounds like "Gattan-Gotton".
The various auxiliary sheets are available for family with children and someone doesn't have much physical strength to ride safely.

Basic Information

Rail Mountain Bike Office

Address: Azumo, Kamioka-cho, Hida-city, Gifu  Map

Web: Rail mountain bike Gattan Go!!    Nohi Bus

Note: The off-season is from late Nov to early Apr.

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