Matsushima Bay Cruise
Matsushima sightseeing is perfect tour by a pleasure boat around Matsushima Bay with a magnificent view as one of Japan’s three most beautiful places
Matsushima in Miyagi Prefecture is counted among Japan’s three most scenic spots and also a popular tourist destination. The sightseeing boat that goes all the way around Matsushima Bay from the Matsushima Sightseeing Boat Pier is highly recommended.
In Matsushima, where about 260 large and small islands are scattered in the sea, there are cultural assets related to Date Masamune and the Date Clan culture remaining such as Zuiganji Temple, Entsuin Temple, Godaido Temple Hall, Kanrantei teahouse, etc. From the viewing areas, you can see "Four Panoramic Views of Matsushima Bay", for a complete view of Matsushima Bay.
Matsushima is a scenic spot that has been regarded as a poetic place since ancient times. The white rocky islands are covered in green pine trees and united with the blue sea to create an elegant landscape.
The cruise trip that runs around Matsushima Bay is for about 50 minutes. Come experience the rare scenery of the islands while enjoying the pleasant sea breeze!
|Name||Matsushima Bay Cruise|
|Address||Matsushima-machi, Miyagi-gun, Miyagi|
|Access||About 7 minutes' walk from JR Senseki Line Matsushima-Kaigan Station.
About 5 minutes' drive from the Sanriku Expressway Matsushima-Kaigan IC.
|Business Hours||8:30 to 17:00 (December to March: 8:30 to 16:30)|
|Inquiries||TEL:022-354-2618 (Matsushima Tourism Association)|