Fully Enjoy Tomonoura From Land and Sea Tomonoura History Walk, Shakyo Experience, and Kayaking

6 hours

March ~ October

Price: ¥ 8,500
(tax included)

Guided / Self-guided

Start / Finish
Yamaguchi / Yamaguchi

6 hours

Activity Level

Technical Level


The scenic beauty that is Tomonoura is an important place for sea transport of Setouchi and is even recited about in the old book of Japanese poems. The splendid scenery of this town is said to be the setting of a popular anime movie. Fully enjoy this port town through traditional culture and outdoor activities both on land and at sea.

  • Historical Walk
    Tomonoura flourished as a “port of waiting for tides” during the Edo period. The town carefully preserves landmarks from that time, including the Tomo Night Lantern, temples, and traditional townhouses. Enjoy a guided walk with an English guide through the historical streets and sites of Tomonoura while gazing at the sea.
  • Sutra Copying Experience
    Taichorou, facing the beautiful Sensuijima Island, renowned as an island so lovely that even hermits would linger. The view from here has been praised as the most beautiful scenic spot in Japan. Try your hand at sutra copying in this historic temple.
  • Sea Kayaking
    Paddle south from Tomo Port, enjoying the coastline of the national park and the Seto Inland Sea. Along the way, visit Abuto Kannon from the sea.

Price Per Person

9,800 JPY/person for 2ppl
8,500 JPY/person for 4ppl

Included in the fee

  • English guide
  • Admission fees
  • Sutra copying
  • Kayak equipment
  • Eco-tour insurance

Not included in the fee

  • Lunch



Event Duration

About 6 hours

Meeting Point

Tomonoura Tourist Information Center
(416-1 Tomo, Tomo-cho, Fukuyama City)

Program Availability

March ~ October


2 – 6 people

Application Deadline

14 days before the tour date

Agent Name

Liberta inc.


10:00Meet at Tomonoura Tourist Information Center
Historical walk with an English guide
11:00Sutra copying experience at Taichorou
12:00Lunch (at your own expense)
13:00Sea kayaking experience
16:00End of experience
(Duration: 6 hours)

Cancellation Policy

■ Fees in case of cancellation on behalf of the customer

  • 15 days before the tour start date: 10%
  • 7 days before the tour start date: 50%
  • From the day before the tour start date: 100%.

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