【Hiroshima・Onomichi】Setouchi Shimanami Kaido Cycling Tour by E-bike with Personal Guide


Shimanami Japan




  • Your locally-based guide will take you to the must-see sightseeing spots along the cycling tour.
  • The tour starts at the nearby Onomichi port, located just 2 minutes away from JR Onomichi Station.
  • Take one of our sporty E-bikes along the Shimanami Kaido for a fun time up the hills and across the bridges.
  • E-bikes can take you up to 80km on a single battery charge, so they make it easy for anyone to comfortably enjoy a long distance adventure.
  • Your personalized guide can fully tailor-make the course to suit your requests!


1. Meet up and check-in
We request you check-in 10 minutes before the appointed tour start time.

2. Tour Briefing
Your guide will give you a brief overview of the day’s schedule and necessary cycling traffic safety.
・The E-bikes battery range is from 60 to 80 kilometers.
・E-bikes must be returned to the starting point

3. Tour contents
Your locally-based guide will show you around the must-see spots along your personalized cycling course.
These E-bikes will make even steep hill climbing a breeze!
Tour will wrap up by 4 pm.

[Cycling route]
Onomichi Port →(by ship)→ Mukaishima → Innoshima Bridge → Shiratakiyama → Ikuchijima Bridge → Setoda → (Shiomachi Shopping Street) → Sunset Beach or Tatara Bridge → Setoda Port →(by ship)→ Onomichi Port
※You can change the route according to your wishes in consultation with the guide.

4. End of Cycling
Please return the rental goods when you arrive at Onomichi Port.
※Please bear in mind course itinerary is tentative and subject to changes based on shop or restaurant business hours.

※About insurance
We shall arrange an insurance coverage for cyclists which may respond in such an event of the cyclist’s hospitalization resulting from an unexpected accident in connection with the ordinary usage of the bicycle. (Kindly note that outpatient treatment is NOT within the scope of the insurance policy) The insurance policy will be subject to the limits of liability of JPY 3 million for Death or Permanent Disability and JPY 4,500 per diem for hospitalization respectively. Should a cyclist require any larger coverage than the above-mentioned, we would advise the cyclist to consider the arrangement of additional insurance coverage on his or her own cost.

Important Information

  • ・About rental bicycle(E-bike)
    E-bikes have no luggage basket.
    ・Meeting time 
    Come 10 minutes before the meeting time.
    ・About reservation
    In the event of changes to your reservation, please inform us as soon as possible.
    Cancellation by the customer’s request is subject to the following cancellation fees.
    We strive to accommodate tour alteration requests to the best of our ability but requests are subject to time and availability.


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- Experience fee

- tax

- rental item

- insurance fee

- guide fee

Not included

- Ferry fare (2,010 yen) Boarding section: Onomichi Port-Mukojima Port, Setoda Port-Onomichi Port

Required time 450 minutes ~
Cancellation Policy

(1) Cancellation made eight (8) days prior to the scheduled date of activities or earlier: No cancellation charge

(2) Cancellation made between seven (7) to four (4) days prior to the scheduled date of activities: 50% of the Participation Charges

(3) Cancellation made between three (3) days prior to the scheduled date to the scheduled date: 100% of the Participation Charges

What you need to bring

- Necessary items to bring on the tour: Sneakers, comfortable clothing, backpack or bag. Suggested items: Sunscreen, towel, sunglasses, and a drink.

Participation Condition

16 - 80 years old
150cm or more
40kg - 100kg
・Health condition
For the safety of everyone, customers with the following medical conditions should not take part in the tour:
Customers with a neck, spine or heart condition, high blood pressure, epilepsy, hyperventilation, or another condition which could be exacerbated by joining the tour, are inebriated, pregnant or showing signs of pregnancy, or on the day of the tour are determined unable to participate.
Based on customers age or health conditions, we reserve the right to request medical certificates. Please notify us when applying if need any clarification or have a serious medical condition.

Holding condition

In the event of heavy rain, an alternate culture walking tour of Onomichi including kimono wearing, lantern painting, or pottery can be provided upon request. Walking tour contents are subject to availability.

If we cannot hold a tour due to strong winds or lightning, it will be canceled.
We will notify you by the day of the tour in the case of tour suspension due to extreme weather.


  • 【Hiroshima・Onomichi】Setouchi Shimanami Kaido Cycling Tour by E-bike with Personal Guide

    Required time

    450 minutes ~

    Qualifying age


    from ¥ 26,000


Meeting point

Shop Information

Shop Name

Shimanami Japan