1Sendai StationSenseki Line to Higashi-Shiogama StationTrain31 min.
2Higashi-Shiogama StationWalk15 min.
3Shiogama Fish MarketArrive early and build your own seafood rice bowl for breakfast
4Higashi-Shiogama StationTravel to Hon-Shiogama StationTrain2 min.
5Hon-Shiogama StationWalk5 min.
6Urakasumi Sake BreweryStop by for a brief tour and tasting at this internationally-famous breweryWalk14 min.
7Marine Gate ShiogamaPurchase a one-way ticket on the first floor (starting from 1500 yen per adult)Boat50 min.
8Sightseeing Boat to MatsushimaTake a one-way trip past the islands to the historic town of MatsushimaWalk5 min.
9LunchTry grilled oysters and seafood at one of the many nearby restaurantsWalk5 min.
10Zuiganji Temple (National Treasure)Visit this recently restored Zen temple with its paintings on gold-leaf, and outdoor cavesWalk2 min.
11Entsuin TempleRelax in a traditional Japanese garden atmosphereWalk5 min.
12Kanrantei Tea HouseHave tea and dessert in an original samurai tea house overlooking the bayWalk7 min.
13Matsushimakaigan StationTrain38 min.
14SendaiMake your way to a yokocho or the Kokubuncho area for dinner, drinks, and nightlife.
Sendai-Matsushima Day Trip
Beautiful coastal landscapes, fresh sushi and rich samurai history