Lake and Village Bike Tour

Tour highlights:
  • this tour combines our easiest, shortest bike course with a bit of walking around a small village
  • our support car transports you to a rural setting on one of the area's more remote lakes
  • explore a traditional artisans' village
  • bike on a lakeshore with outstanding views of Mt Fuji and the surrounding forests
  • experience the iconic mountain from quiet country roads relatively few tourists visit
Difficulty: Easy

Duration: 2 to 3 hours
Length: 10 km (6 mi)
Elevation gain: 170 m (550 ft)
Terrain: Country roads
Departs from: Kawaguchiko Train Station
Tour fee: ¥14,000/person for 3 or more people, ¥20,000/person for 2 people or ¥40,000 for 1 person
What's included: Support car (to travel to the remote lakeshore and to ride in if you get tired), English-speaking guide, entrance fee for village visited during the tour, bicycle, basic insurance, helmet, bottled water and light snacks

Description: Ride quiet country roads around a lakeshore with spectacular views of Mount Fuji framed by lush evergreen forests. Then explore a beautifully-preserved village of thatched-roof houses where artisans produce elaborate traditional hand-made crafts.