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Kayak tour in Abashiri River / Abashiri

Original price ₩135,000 - Original price ₩135,000
Original price
₩135,000
₩135,000 - ₩135,000
Current price ₩135,000
 Abashiri, Hokkaido    
 Safety measures   
  2.5 hours (Approx.)     
  Offered in: English
 
What you will do
This is a guided half-day tour to enjoy the Abashiri river in eastern Hokkaido and the riverside nature on a kayak. You have the chance to see our local wildlife in Hokkaido. you can also stop for good photo shots and have a chat with your guide and fellow kayakers.

You can ride a kayak and see a great view of the national park. The sit-on kayaks are easy to use and stable, good for beginners and even children. Paddle leisurely in the quiet lake and you will meet unique wild birds such as Kingfishers, Ducks, and White-tailed Eagles. Get out of your kayak and land on the Peninsula. Explore the bush and find indigenous birds with lots of photogenic sceneries.

[Tour schedule]
1. Meet up at the Connectrip base
2. Launch your kayak into the calm waters of Lake Abashiri
3. Paddle your way to the Abashiri river
4. Stroll along the stream of the river to Kagami Bridge.
5. View a beautiful red brick wall of Abashiri prison just right beside of you
6. Get off the kayak and we will drive you back to the Connectrip base

Duration begin May - end Oct
Price 15,000 yen/person (more than 2 people)
Age 10 yrs+
Schedule Reception hours: 09:00-14:00
Duration: 2.5 hours

What's Included
 Equipment (Kayak, paddle, life jacket, rain boots & raincoats(when needed))
 English-speaking tour guide
 Digital photos data (if you can download them)
 All taxes
 Insurance fee
 Pickup and Dropoff service
 Lunch
 Drinks

Departure & Return

Departure Point
Location: Abashiri Base of Connectrip
Address: 821-2 Yobito, Abashiri City, Hokkaido
How to get there: 
-10 minutes from Abashiri Station by car
-On National Route 39 along Lake Abashiri, 300 meters from "Hotel Abashirikoso" toward Abashiri city, on the left side

Return Details:
Location: Abashiri Base of Connectrip
Address: 821-2 Yobito, Abashiri City, Hokkaido
How to get there: 
-10 minutes to Abashiri Station by car
Things to know
1. Guest requirements 
  
-Children 10-12 yrs must be accompanied by a guardian
-No wheelchair accessible
-No recommended for pregnant travelers
-No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
-Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival required
-Self-management of your belongings
-We may cancel the tour due to the bad weather condition before the tour starts. We will let you know about the cancelation as soon as possible and don’t worry we promise you a full refund.
-This tour requires good weather. We may change the course or cancel the tour due to poor weather after the departure. In this case, we won’t refund you.
 The level is beginner or middle 

2. What to bring

4. Cancellation policy 
[Cancellation charges]
‐7 days before the tour start time: 50%
‐2 days before the tour start time: 75%
‐On the day of the tour: 100%
-You can cancel up to 7 days in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 7 days before the experience’s start time.
‐If you cancel less than 7 days before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
‐Any changes made less than 7 days before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
‐Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
‐This tour requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
‐This tour requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
-Please note that high waves tend to appear in September and the possibility of cancellation increases.