Karuizawa is a cool resting place, surrounded by forest and famous as one of the most popular resorts in Japan. The place has been loved by many well-known Japanese writers and Japan's emperors. In this tour, you will explore Karuizawa and Nakayamado with E-assist bike and professional guide. Explore the town's deep route, knowledge and inspirations for 2 days. E-bike will assist your journey, so there is no need to worry about physical fitness and the up-and-down of the slope! This tour includes 1 night stay in Karuizawa. Karuizawa area is about 1.5 hours away from Tokyo by bullet train. Escape from a busy city and enjoy the experience of exciting and relaxing days in Karuizawa!
Day 1:Meet-up with the guide at JR Yokokawa Station Shinetsu Main Line (JR Shinetsu Honsen) at 10am. You will pass through Sakamoto Juku, one of the post-towns which Japanese Shogun made and stayed in 1625. There still be historical and traditional houses lined up. After climbing up the hill, you will arrive at Karuizawa, where you rest yourself at a hotel. Approximately cycling distance: 25km (15.5-miles) Day 2:Explore Karuizawa, one of the most traditional resorts, which is well connected with Japan's emperors. The place is known as a popular summer resort, but also very beautiful with color changing leaves in Autumn. The time you will visit is the season. It was also loved by John Lennon, and you will stop by the bakery shop which he used to visit often. Tour ends at JR Karuizawa Station around 3pm. Approximately cycling distance: 40km (24.8-miles)