Ninja Tours : Japan Motorcycle Touring

Motorcycle Tours of Japan with English Support
Japan Motorcycle Tours Ninjatours Mt Fuji at sunrise
NEW! Couple's 5 Days DELUXE Romantic Tour from Tokyo to Mt. Fuji, Nagiso, Hirayu Onsen, Matsumoto, and back to Tokyo*

*single riders can book, too!

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Here it is- A specially optimized romantic route for couples that pairs a fully customized course for 2 up riding with delightful sightseeing.

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A short list of the best Deluxe Class Japanese inn hot spring ryokans for exquisite dining experiences and romantic evenings every night.
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You and your partner will ride on the roads we scouted ourselves, and stay at deluxe accommodations that we noted as being particularly delightful. Every aspect of your tour is customized to your preferences, skill and desired experience. From the start of your trip planning to the time you finish touring and leave our Tokyo offices, your personal coordinator is just an email or phone call away.
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Tokyo to Mt Fuji

Day 1

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After a bit of easy street riding to get used to your motorcycle, you will be leaving Tokyo on a brief stretch of highway. First-timer to Japan, and can't read any Japanese traffic signs? No worries!
We set up your navigation unit with a special set of waypoints that guide you out of the city in the easiest to understand way, using the least crowded roads.
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Ride out out along the Tomei Expressway, and stop for a quick coffee at Ebina Service area before continuing along to the Mazda Turnpike entrance at Odawara and up to Hakone and Lake Ashinoko for a brief stop and some photos.
Leaving Hakone you will ride along the Ashinoko Skyline which winds along the mountain tops giving great views of Mt. Fuji, Lake Ashi and Hakone.

Follow the Skyline to Gotemba and on along the northern slopes of Mt. Fuji and Lake Yamanaka.

If you arrive in the area a bit early, and time permits, we recommend a scenic ride up the Fuji Subaru line. This brings you up Mt. Fuji itself, to the highest accessible viewing spots. It's a great opportunity for some photos before continuing on your hotel in Fuji Lakes area.

Total distance is approx. 250km and it will take about 4.5-5 hrs of riding.
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Accommodations: DELUXE class accommodations for 2 with private hot springs bathing facilities, as well as dinner and breakfast!
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Day 2

Mt. Fuji to Nagiso

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As you leave Mt Fuji and the Mountain lakes this morning the road will wind its way up into the mountains giving you some great farewell views of Fuji. A quick run down the highway past Lake Suwa and on to Ina will have you into the Kiso Mountain area and some fun roads.
Just to add a little spice to your ride, my favorite route is along the old Ohira Hwy which is a fun very twisty winding road through the mountains. An alternate option is available if you want a more conservative ride.
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Either option eventually leads you to Tsumago Juku, a working historic village tucked in the Kiso mountains. You can easily spend an hour or so wandering around here.

From here it is an easy cruise along country roads past Mt. Ontake to your hotel.
Accommodations: DELUXE class accommodations for 2 with private hot springs bathing facilities, as well as dinner and breakfast!
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Nagiso to Hirayu Onsen

Day 3

Some of my favorite cruising roads await today as the route starts with a nice and windy road past Mt.Ontake and into the Southern Alps towards Takayama.
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Scenery is great in almost any season and the roads are fun without being overly taxing.
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"This is Japan? The rolling hills, lush green forests and beautiful colors around Mt. Ontake were amazing…a real hidden gem of a place."

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Takayama's old town area is well worth a visit, and some of the shops and restaurants seem to be hundreds of years old, because they are!

Enjoy the early afternoon here, and take in the charm of the traditional shops and cafes.
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Leaving Takayama, you will be heading back into mountains. Your deluxe accommodations are just about an hour's ride away, and we make sure to add lots of scenery and a few twisty roads along the way.
Accommodations: DELUXE class accommodations for 2 with private hot springs bathing facilities, as well as dinner and breakfast!
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Day 4

Hirayu Onsen to Matsumoto

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If the weather is nice we highly recommend a stop at the Shin Hotaka ropeway, which will give you a great vantage point of the Japan Alps. You will be sure to enjoy the memorable scenery, and it's just a short diversion from your course.
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Continue down past the famous Kami Kochi national park and on to Matsumoto.
Stop and take a look at Matsumoto Castle and then on to your accommodations, particularly noteworthy for its Japanese styling and aesthetic.
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"Japanese taste" is noticeable here and there, such as the flowers, lights, and pictures casually displayed in the halls. The owner shares his love of classic audio by the calming music in every room."

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Accommodations: DELUXE class accommodations for 2 with private hot springs bathing facilities, as well as dinner and breakfast!
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Matsumoto to Tokyo

Day 5

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We have two options for today. Leaving your hotel in Matsumoto you will drive into the mountains and up to Lake Misuzu before continue along the Utsukushigahara Skyline before turning onto the famous Venus Line, which is a great road with some outstanding scenery.
Take a brief stop at the Utsukushigahara rest area, which is at 2000m, for a quick coffee and some great photos. Continuing along Venus Line you will wind your way down to Mt. Kirigame and on to Lake Suwa, this really is a great ride and you are sure to remember it.
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The ride continues along the expressway either directly back to Tokyo or with a brief excursion along Misaka Michi for some great views of Mt. Fuji and last section of twisty roads before heading back to Tokyo.
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Price List and Motorcycle Selection

All prices below INCLUDE 4 nights DELUXE accommodations for 2 people (with dinner and breakfast), motorcycle rental with insurance, pre-programmed English navi unit, ETC Card rental and luggage. Additional charges and /or toll fees may apply. Appropriate riding wear required (helmets, jackets, gloves etc. available for hire.)

Yamaha Tracer 900 GT ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

Ninjatours Japan motorcycle tours Yamaha Tracer 900 GT ABS

481,061~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

BMW R1250-W GS Trophy ESA ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

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520,934~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

Aprilia Caponord 1200 Travel Pack ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

Ninjatours Japan motorcycle tours Aprilia Caponord 1200 Travel Pack ABS

510,710~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

BMW 900 XR ESA ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

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504,065~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

BMW R1200 GS ESA ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

Ninjatours Japan motorcycle tours BMW R1200 GS Exclusive ABS

516,632~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

BMW F850 GS Premium Line ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

Ninjatours Japan motorcycle tours BMW F850 GS Premium Line ABS

506,195~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

BMW R1200 RS Prem.Line ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

Ninjatours Japan motorcycle tours BMW R1200 RS Premium Line ABS

512,670~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

BMW F750 GS Prem.Line ESA ABS
(Includes top box and panniers)

Ninjatours Japan motorcycle tours Aprilia Caponord 1200 Travel Pack ABS

501,935~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

Motoguzzi V85 TT
(Includes top box and panniers)

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492,776~ Yen
Includes Insurance, DELUXE Accommodations, Dinner and Breakfast, for Rider and Pillion!
(Single rider? Please contact us for pricing)

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Included with ALL Romance Tour Packages…
  • DELUXE Accommodations for TWO (private room) with dinner and breakfast
  • Private Bathing experience each night
  • Motorcycle rental with Insurance coverage
  • Motorcycle luggage (Panniers and/or top box, tank bags)
  • Navigation Unit with fully pre-programmed course, made by our expert rider
  • Tourist Guide for visiting Japan
  • Japanese Street Sign Guide in English
  • Safety and Orientation Briefing in English
  • Daily messaging with our staff to make sure you are having a great time!
  • 24 Hour Emergency Support in English
Not Included…
  • Fuel
  • Lunch and Snacks
  • Toll Fees (pre-paid discount option avallable)
  • Tour Guide* (We don't recommend it because it's expensive, restrictive, and unnecessary to enjoy the ride. Even first-time visitors who can't understand any Japanese have a great time with our tours!)
  • Support Vehicle* (we can help coordinate shipment of your suitcases and bags)
  • Helmets*, Gloves*, Riding Jackets*, Boots
*can be arranged with a surcharge