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    Toyota Mikawa Highlands Adventure

    Shimoyama-Area

    10/22/2022 ~ 11/13/2022

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    Enjoy experiential outdoor activities such as boarding a Hot Air Balloon, SUP (stand up paddleboarding), Air Canoe and others. Find such wildly fun outdoor activities at the Mikawa Kogen highlands around Lake Mikawa, the largest artificial lake in Aichi Prefecture, and take advantage of the accessible Value Set Plans that include food, accommodation and activities. An awesome destination for your Golden Week or autumn holidays.

    Hands-on Activities

    Lion Adventure activities are available for a limited time (Sat, Oct 22–Sun, Nov 13).


    Hot Air Balloon

    Take a 5-minute flight amidst the beautiful natural setting of Lake Mikawa in a hot air balloon moored on a glade by Lake Mikawa (max. 5 guests). Check also the great value plans combining activities with accommodation and meals.

    •Lion Adventure
    Dates & times: Sat, Oct 22 and Sat Oct 29: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm
    Sun, Oct 23 and Sun, Oct 30: 6:00 am–7:30 am
    Sat, Nov 5 and Sun Nov 13: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm
    Sun, Nov 6: 6:00 am–7:30 am
    Fee: JPY2,800/adult (junior high school ages and above), JPY1,800/child (3 years old to elementary school ages), free/infants (2 years old or less)
    Reservations: Phone number: 0261-72-5061
    Reception time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm


    SUP Rental

    SUP, the new hot trend of outdoor sports! A large board that even beginners are able to ride immediately after receiving a simple set of instructions. Wet suits also provided for added peace of mind. Enjoy the superb scenery of Lake Mikawa from within the lake, as someone taking a water-surface stroll.

    •Lion Adventure
    Dates: Sat, Oct 22; Sun, Oct 23; Sat, Oct 29; Sun, Oct 30
    Sat, Nov 5; Sun, Nov 6; Sun, Nov 13
    Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm
    Ages: Elementary school ages and above
    Fee: JPY3,000/90 minutes (single board)
    Reservations: Phone number: 0261-72-5061 (9:00 am-5:00 pm)


    Air Canoe Rental

    Boasting excellent buoyancy and stability due to its inflatable nature, the Air Canoe is a very safe ride for beginners. Configuration is a two-seater that you can ride with a friend. Venture into the creeks of Lake Mikawa and habitats of wild species of birds.

    •Lion Adventure
    Dates: Sat, Oct 22; Sun, Oct 23; Sat, Oct 29; Sun, Oct 30
    Sat, Nov 5; Sun, Nov 6; Sun, Nov 13
    Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm
    Ages: 3 and above
    Fee: JPY5,000/90 minutes (single boat)
    Reservations: Phone number: 0261-72-5061 (9:00 am–5:00 pm)


    Mountain Bike Rental

    A 13-km circuit course of mixed dirt and paved roads. Ride through the fresh green and enjoy cycling while watching the lake. Lunch along the way is also recommended.

    •Lion Adventure
    Dates: Sat, Oct 22; Sun, Oct 23; Sat, Oct 29; Sun, Oct 30
    Sat, Nov 5; Sun, Nov 6; Sun, Nov 13
    Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm
    Ages: Elementary school ages and above
    Fee: JPY2,000/90 min (per person)
    Reservations: Phone number: 0261-72-5061 (9:00-17:00)

    •26ism Asagiri Trail (Mikawakougen Camp Village)
    Dates: Mar 1–Dec 15
    Time: 9:00 am–4:15 pm
    Admission fee: Adults: JPY1,000 /day, Children: JPY500/day
    Holidays: Thu
    Reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3530, FAX: 0565-90-3958
    Note:
    • Bring your own bike. No mountain bike rental available for the time being.

    Camping

    •Mikawa Plateau (Mikawakougen Camp Village)
    Dates: Year-round
    Holidays: Thu
    Inquiries/reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3530, FAX: 0565-90-3958

    •Guest House Koshikake Sanso
    Dates: Year-round
    Holidays: Wed
    Inquiries/reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3474, FAX: 0565-90-3348

    •Yamabiko Campground
    Dates: Year-round
    Holidays: Irregular
    Inquiries/reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3535, FAX: 0565-90-3946

    •Lake Mikawa Bungalow Village Furusato
    Dates: Year-round
    Holidays: Irregular
    Inquiries/reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3111, 090-3449-2021

    Fishing

    •Noharagawa Tourism Center
    Mountain Stream Trout Fishing
    Dates: Every day from mid Apr–Dec 27
    Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Fee: Adults: JPY2,500 (1 kg of trout, unlimited fishing)
    Reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3414, FAX: 0565-90-3890

    •Guest House Koshikake Sanso Mountain Stream Fishing
    Dates: Year-round
    Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm
    Holidays: Wed
    Fee: Adults: JPY3,100 (1 kg of fish, fishing rod rental, and 1 piece of bait)
    Reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3474, FAX: 0565-90-3348

    •Mikawakougen Camp Village (Asagiri Pond)
    Lure Fly Fishing
    Dates: From mid October–Wed, May 31
    Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Holidays: Thu
    Fee: All day: JPY3,300 /person, Afternoon: JPY2,100/person
    Inquiries/reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3530, FAX: 0565-90-3958
    Note:
    • No reservations required.

    •Lake Mikawa (Lake Mikawa Fishing Association)
    Inland Waters Fishing (koi carp, crucian carp, Japanese dace, etc.)
    Dates: Year-round
    Fee: All day: JPY400/person, Annual pass: JPY2,500
    Inquiries/reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-3473
    Note:
    • No reservations required.

    Handmade Sausage Making

    •Yamayuri Handmade Workshop
    Dates: Year-round
    Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm
    Holidays: Wed
    Fee: • 1 kg-worth: JPY3,300
       • 2 kg-worth: JPY6,600
    Reservations: Phone number: 0565-91-1186, FAX: 0565-91-1187

    Seasonal Flower Wreaths & Potpourri Experiences

    •Karen-no-Yakata
    Dates: Year-round
    Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm
    Holidays: Tue
    Fee: JYP1,100 /person
    Reservations: Phone number: 0565-90-4120, FAX: 0565-90-4121

    Basic Information

    Address 〒444-3206
    Habu-cho, Toyota-shi, Aichi
    Phone number Reservation Line for Lion Adventure Activities: 0261-72-5061 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Inquiries: 0565-90-2530 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on weekdays (Toyota City Shimoyama Tourism Association)
    Location Lake Mikawa
    Period Sat, Oct 22–Sun, Nov 13, 2022
    Directions by car • Approx. 40 min. (23.8km) eastwards from Toyota-Matsudaira I.C. of the Tokai Loop Expressway via routes 301, and 363, or;
    • Approx. 45 min. (30km) northwards from Okazaki-Higashi I.C. of the Shin-Tomei Expressway via routes 473, and 363.
    Related links Toyota Mikawa Highlands Adventure Official Site (Japanese)


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