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Sendai by the sea

10 hours
up to 6 people
English ( Professional ), Thai ( Native ), Japanese ( Fluent )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Travel to the coastal area near Sendai city! You can enjoy all nature, food, history, experience, and culture in one day!
Visit Shiogama area and Matsushima coast, and enjoy the experiences that can only be found here!

Use the coupon code WELCOME to get 10% off with this guide


Feel free to personalize this offer with Piangrawee.

  • Create your own seafood bowl at Shiogama Fish Market
  • Enjoy the wonderful scenery along Matsushima bay
  • Visit the temples of Matsushima: Entsuin and Godaido
  • Experience painting a Kokeshi doll by yourself
  • Grill and eat Kamaboko fish cake, Sendai's famous food
  • Try Japanese green tea with Japanese sweets at Kanrantei
  • Buy souvenirs and taste Sendai's specialty foods

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What to Expect

I will bring you to Shiogama city, where you can have fresh seafood for breakfast. Then continue to Matsushima coast where is one of three most scenic places of Japan. You can enjoy the scenery of the sea and island in Matsushima Bay. I will bring you to the temples in Matsushima which all have historical stories: Entsuin and Godaido. There are several choices for lunch including at the Matsushima Fish Market and restaurant with Sendai's specialty food, and you can choose. You can also experience painting your Kokeshi doll, the unique souvenir from the Tohoku area at the doll shop here. Then you can enjoy another famous menu of Sendai, Kamaboko fish cake, by grilling it yourself! I will also bring you to Kanrantei tea house which is also a historical place, where you can taste Japanese green tea with sweets while enjoying the stunning view of Matsushima Bay.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 08:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point Sendai Station
Ending Point Sendai Station

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, transportation fee for a guide (railways only), breakfast and lunch for a guide

What‘s not included

hotel pick-up (depending on the location of your hotel), food for you, transportation fee for you (railways only) or for you and a guide (when using other types of transportation), entrance fee for you and a guide, any other expense related to the tour (shopping, etc.)


I can also guide you to other prefecture in Tohoku Area if my transportation fee is covered by you.
If you want to book in 1-3 days period before the tour date, please contact me before booking to discuss available time.
There may be some additional fee for hotel meetup depending on the location.

- The default transportations of this tour are railways and walking. The total cost for the railway is 920 yen. There will be some medium distance walk (1-2 km), but I can call a taxi for you if wanted (the extra transportation fee needed at the site).
- You can also change the transportation method to the rental car, please contact me if you want any recommendation.
- The admission fee for Entsuin temple is 300 yen and for Kanrantei is 200 yen (there will be an extra fee if you order a tea set).
- The fee for Kokeshi painting (you will get your work back home!) is 800 yen
- The fee for Kamaboko fish cake grilling is 200 yen
- You can change some part of the program if you want to, please contact me for more detail read more

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting date
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting date
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting date

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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