• Miyagi Prefecture is home to some of Japan’s most beautiful natural scenery. Why just watch it from the shore? Stand up to the challenge and try a SUP (stand-up paddleboarding) experience! Local guide companies offer SUP experiences at many locations throughout Miyagi. Please note that most companies require advance bookings, and that availability is subject to weather conditions.

    Autumn colours on the water in Naruko

    Paddle atop the beautiful blue waters of Lake Katanuma, surrounded by mountains ablaze with the colors of autumn. The Naruko Earth Sports Project offer two-hour packages for all levels every Sunday and the second and fourth Saturday of the month from May to mid-October.


    SUP or surf the central coast

    Sendai Port and Shichigahama are popular surfing locations. With Barefoot Surf, you can make the most of your visit with a SUP or surfing experience. Tours and lessons are available for all levels, guided by pro surfers!


    Discover hidden islands in Matsushima Bay

    Hop on a paddleboard for the freedom to explore Matsushima’s smaller islands up close or paddle the Sagakei Gorge, one of the true highlights of Matsushima.

  • Last Update
    March 26, 2020

    Area Matsushima Bay