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Matsushima, one of the three most scenic views in Japan

4h $ 93 Price up to 10 people


  • Matsushima Bay Cruise
  • Zuiganji Temple
  • Entsuin Temple
  • Godaido Hall
  • Kanrantei Teahouse
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93.00 USD

Price up to 10 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 18.60


Matsushima is one of "the three most scenic views in Japan". Matsushima Bay is dotted with approximately 260 pine-clad islands, and it's very beautiful. This area also has
historical and prestigious temples, including a national treasure.

What to Expect

Matsushima has been ranked one of "the three most scenic views in Japan".
This area is also famous for its historical structures including prestigious temples.
You can enjoy the beauty of nature,Japanese culture, and its history.

Zuiganji Temple is one of the most famous Zen temple in Tohoku(North-Eastern Japan) region.
It's buildings are designated as the national treasures.

Entsuin Temple is famous for its beautiful Japanese rock garden.
You can also try making Buddhist rosary.

You can rest and enjoy Japanese Matcha (Japanese green tea) at Kanrantei Teahouse.

Organized by SHUNSUKE

Licensed Guide


  • Matsushima Bay Cruise
  • Zuiganji Temple
  • Entsuin Temple
  • Godaido Hall
  • Kanrantei Teahouse


We use public transportation.
The road gets jammed with cars in tourist seasons, I recommend using a train.

Matsushima area has many tourist spots.
If you have any places you are interested in, please do not hesitate to ask me.
Our plan will be as flexible as possible.

City Miyagi

Meeting Point At Sendai Station

Ending Point At Sendai Station

Duration 4 hours

Starting time 10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people up to 10 people   Flexible

What‘s included
  • guide fee

What‘s not included
  • transportation fee (you and guide)
  • lunch
  • dinner
  • entrance fee

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the transportation fee?

We ride a train from Sendai Station to Matsushima Kaigan Station. The wan way fee is 410 yen (820 yen for round trip) .

How much is the entrance fee?

Matsushima cruise by a sightseeing boat:
1,500 yen

Zuiganji Temple:
700 yen

Entsuin Temple:
300 yen

Godaido Hall:

Kanrantei Teahouse:
200 yen (the price of tea and sweets are not included)

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 at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.


Licensed Guide

Languages spoken
  • English ( License )



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