Akiu bicycle tour
A bicycle tour to experience the "Terroir"with your five senses at Akiu, the local hot spring village of Sendai. The 160-year old residential building, "Akiusha," is the start and the endpoint of this tour. Raise your glasses and say "cheers!" with the wine from Akiu winery and a special lunch menu created with locally sourced ingredients.
- A guided cycling tour to experience the "Terroir" of Akiu
- The 160-year old residential dwelling, "Akiusha," is the start and the endpoint
- Special lunch created by the artist-chefs at the"Akiusha" using locally sourced ingredients
- Selection of paired wine from Akiu Winery (Non-alcoholic wine also available)
AkiushaThe 160-year-old restored and converted residential building, "Akiusha," is the start and the endpoint of the tour.
Rural sceneryPeaceful and quintessential rural Japanese scenery continues. Feel the "Terroir" of Akiu with your five senses.
Oota tofu storeTake a break at the long-established tofu store rooted in the community ever since the Edo period. Make sure you try their specialty, the triangle deep-fried tofu, and soy milk.
Akiu shrineMany worshippers visit the deity of "Shoubu" (meaning challenge or contest) at the Akiu shrine. Many "Nobori" flags decorate the approach to the shrine.
Akiu WineryVisit and tour the vineyards and see the brewing process at "Akiu Winery." Can buy wine as a sourvenier.
Special lunchEnjoy a special lunch using locally sourced ingredients, full of Akiu character along with wine from Akiu Winery.
※ All images are for illustration purposes.
※ Menu shown as an example and will vary on seasonal availabilities.
※ not to drink while cycling
Akiusha → Oota Tofu Store → Akiu Shrine → Akiu Winery → Akiusha (Lunch)
※ Schedule dependent on participants, season and weather
【Meeting place】 Akiusha（9-4 Nozoki, Yumoto, Akiumachi, Taihaku-ku, Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture）
【Participants】 Max participants 10 persons （Minimum 1 person）
【Season】 everyday （Dependent on weather）
【Time】 10:30 - 14:00 （Not including Lunch）
※ May change depending on season, weather and participants
【Price】 ¥8,000 (Excl.-tax) per person
※ May change depending on season and participants
【Included in price】
● Rental price of bicycle (incl. helmet) ● Guide price ●Insurance ● Food (incl. Wine or non-alcoholic wine)
● Light snacks