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NIOMARU Course(large boat)

Duration: approx. 50 minutes


Matsushima Shima-meguri Island Sightseeing Cruises is confident that you will thoroughly enjoy our NIOMARU Course.
Stretching a total distance of approx. 17 km, the course takes you around Matsushima Bay, visiting not only famous Kanejima and Niojima, but also the bare rock face of Kagetajima towering over. Nio and the island of Funairijima, where relics from the Jomon period have been discovered, as well as passing between the inhabited islands of Katsurashima and Nonoshima, delivering island scenery unique to Matsushima Bay that cannot be seen from the Matsushima Coast.

Courses for groups/small groups

  • Courses for groups/small groups1
  • Courses for groups/small groups2
  • Courses for groups/small groups3
  • Courses for groups/small groups4

A major attraction of this cruise is that the boat is able to sail up close to islands that larger ships cannot approach.
What’s more, because the boat is chartered, you can take large dogs or other pets that cannot be contained in a cage on board with you.


Departure time: Tour departs at the time designated by the customer (within operating hours)

  • *Please inquire if you wish to charter a cruise outside operating hours or for an event.

Fares and cruise duration

Course BMedium-sized boatDuration: approx. 25 minutes Fee: 13,500 yen (up to 15 people)*Additional fee: 900 yen/person
Small-sized boatDuration: approx. 30 minutes Fee: 6,000 yen (up to 5 people)*Additional fee: 1,200 yen/person
Course CMedium-sized boatDuration: approx. 40 minutes Fee: 20,250 yen (up to 15 people) *Additional fee: 1,350 yen/person
Small-sized boatDuration: approx. 50 minutes Fee: 10,000 yen (up to 5 people)*Additional fee: 2,000 yen/person
Course DMedium-sized boatDuration: approx. 60 minutes Fee: 27,000 yen (up to 15 people)*Additional fee: 1,800 yen/person
Small-sized boatDuration: approx. 70 minutes Fee: 15,000 yen (up to 5 people)*Additional fee: 3,000 yen/person
Course OtakamoriMedium-sized boat
Small-sized boat
Please inquire regarding details as cruise duration and fees may differ depending on the route, whether the cruise is one-way or return, or length of stay in Otakamori.