Shimanami Cycling

Let's enjoy cycling with unique guides


Please read the following FAQs and if there are any questions, feel free to ask us anything!

Do I need to make a reservation?

Yes. Prior reservation is required. Please give us a booking request by the previous day.

When can I start making reservations?

We will accept on-line booking requests three months prior to the requested tour date.

What should I bring?

Be sure to wear something comfortable and sporty. If you have anything to carry, bring a knapsack or alike. There is a small bag on the bicycle only.

What kind of bicycle do you provide?

Mountain Bike


Cross bike


Road Bike


Carbon Road

I have not been getting enough exercise lately. Can I join the tour?

The course is rather flat (except the approach ways to the bridges) and we pedal slowly, taking plenty of rest in between. So, no worries!

In case of rain, how do you decide whether or not to run the tour? How can you inform me?

The tour will be cancelled if the previous day’s weather forecast says the chance of rain is more than 60%. We will inform you to your contact number or the hotel you are staying. Or if you do not mind cycling is the rain, I will guide you.

What if it’s raining on the day of the tour?

We will contact you by 8 A.M.

How and who should I contact if I need to cancel the tour?

Some people might be waiting at the waiting list, so please give us e-mail in advance. if you cancel the tour on the day, please call to 090-7999-8498 (or +81-90-7999-8498 ).

What kind of lunch do you provide?

We usually provide a variety of local specialities, such Okonomiyaki (Japanese-style pancake like pizza, seafood dishes, original curry and rice dish and so on. If you have any food restrictions or allergies, please let us know in advance.

Okonomiyaki (Japanese-style pizza like pancake with tick sauce.

Okonomiyaki (Japanese-style pizza like pancake with thick sauce.