Starting on October 1st!! Madarao Downhill Cycling!!! ~pedal into the abandoned village with a local guide~
Cycling downhill from Madarao Highlands to the abandoned village with one of a locals who is passinate about bicycles and hometown!!
This tour starts at Iiyama Station. First, we go up to Madarao Highlands by a car or a bus. Downhill cycling starts from there!!! Biking through the woods is so beautiful and exciting, and sunlight filters through the trees makes you relaxed. Most of the sections are non-paved roads called fire roads, choice of a fat bike makes you feel safe and comfortable. On the guided tour, you get to see the abandoned village, rice fields, a temple, a tumulus and more! Even some locals don’t know this course, only a few locals are enjoying. Let’s explore the secret course!!
8:00 Reception at Shinetsu-Shizenkyo Activity Center
8:35 Take a vehicle to Madarao Highlands from Iiyama station.
9:20 Cycling starts.Through the abandoned village, take a rest at the Nanzenji village .
Old small village where you can find a pond of reservoir and a secret base, ancient tomb、 Tonbo No Sato park、 magnificent view of one of the fastest vehicles in the world, Shinkansen and of course our rich nature.
13:00 Return to Shinetsu-Shizenkyo Activity Center
For your more information, please check below and contact Shinetsu-Shizenkyo Activity Center
|Name of the tour||Downhill Cycling!!! ~pedal into the abandoned village with a local guide~|
|Date||Everyday from Oct. 1 to Nov. 13, 2016|
|Deadline||3days before the date of the tour|
|Price,capacity||5,000yen/1person. Min. 2person.|
|inclustion||Transportation, Rental bicycle, Helmet, Guide, Insurance|
|Time required||8：00am to 1：00pm|
|Meeting Place||Shinetsu-Shizenkyo Activity Center in Iiyama station|
|Please bring||Comfortable clothes and shoes, Rain gear, Drinks, Towel, Snacks( There is ３０ mins break.), Backpack (will be needed to bring your belongings. There are back packs available for rent.）|
|Contact us||Please send us an email with your name, phone number and how many people are in your party.