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Geibi-kei Gorge, Enjoy a beautiful boat trip

by Yuko
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5h $ 184 Price up to 5 people


  • Geibi-kei Gorge, boat trip

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184.00 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 36.80


Geibi-kei Gorge is counted as one of the 100 Beautiful Landscapes of Japan !
Uniquely-shaped rocks tower about 100 meters high on both sides along the river.
You can enjoy the stunning view from all angles, during the relaxing boat ride.

Near Geibikei-Kei Gorge, you can buy some souvenirs made of traditional Washi paper. This area is famous for Washi paper production since 12th century.

What to Expect

From Ichinoseki station, we take local bus and go through country road, viewing rice fields and peaceful landscapes.

At Geibi-Kei Gorge, you can go down the river on a boat for maximum 30 people with a boatman who expertly row the boat with one pole. It takes 90 minutes to make round trip.

At the workshop of traditional Washi paper near Geibi-Kei Gorge, you can see how to make traditional Washi paper. It must be great souvenir as a memory of your tour in Japan.

If you have not enough time, you can choose just one destination. In that case, it takes about three hours, and you can save time and money!

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  • Geibi-kei Gorge, boat trip


The bus for Geibikei runs once an hour during the time from 10:00am to 2:00pm.

Make sure that your plan is conducted during the bus operation.

What‘s included
Guide fee, bus fare for guide
What‘s not included
boat ticket (¥1600 /adult , ¥860/ 7-12 year-old-child , ¥200/ 3-6 year-old-child)

bus fares (a round-trip fare ¥1000)

Washi paper making fee (¥1000/1person,¥1500/ 2persons, If your group consists of more than 3 persons, ¥700/1person)
Meeting Point
At JR Ichinoseki station
Ending Point
At JR Ichinoseki station
5 hours
Starting time
10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people   Flexible

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 1 )
Tony Tony Japan
Very Good
1 year ago

“ A great afternoon sampling historic sites in Ichinoseki Town, including a sake and beer brewery ”

Ichinoseki is usually a transfer point for visiting the incredible culture and history of Hiraizumi, the nearby World Heritage Area. Within limited time, Yuko walked me around a few of the key sites of Ichinoseki Town, the first being a restored samurai house from those fairly recent days when Ichinoseki was a castle town. Yuko has a lot of interesting local knowledge. Together with a volunteer guide stationed at the House, we wandered around the many rooms of what effectively for entertaining guests. We then moved to the Sekino-Ichi Sake and Beer Brewery just up the road. Yuko had arranged for fantastic personal tour of the associated Sake Museum, and then the Brewery. Yuko is very knowledgeable and helpful. Yuko enthusiastically share the sites, history and culture of the ... read more


Dear Tony, Thank you for your kind message. As you know much about Japanese things, this tour had to be suitable for you. I'm happy to hear your words of praise. If it's possible, could you please tell me about the reasons for the four stars?There may be any inconveniences of the tour or my drawback. Please let me know about it for my future. Thank you very much. Kind regards, Yuko

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