Kayaking (or SUP Boarding) and Tachikawa Fireworks Festival

2019 July 27 (Saturday)

Mitake/Tachikawa, Tokyo

Let's go kayaking (or stand-up paddle boarding) in the cool and gentle Okutama river on a very hot summer day!

Watch the Tachikawa Fireworks Festival on our way back to Tokyo to finish the day.

Come join the fun and adventure!

Trip Itinerary

  • Meet the group at Shiromaru station at 12:52pm
  • Short walk to Shiromaru public parking
  • Get the gear on
  • Short walk down the river
  • Safety talk and learn the basic paddling technique
  • Kayaking or SUP boarding (1:30pm-4)
  • Take a shower/change clothes
  • Get on the local train to Tachikawa
  • Enjoy the Tachikawa Festival
  • Watch the Tachikawa fireworks display (7pm-8)

Trip Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Price includes;

  • Half-day kayaking (or SUP boarding)
  • All gear required for kayaking or SUP boarding (kayak, paddle, wetsuit, life jacket, helmet, etc.)
  • Kayak/SUP guide/instructor
  • Accident insurance
  • Consumption tax

Not Included;

  • Food and drinks
  • Train transportation


  • Birthday on Jul 27 (3,000yen)
  • Group of 4 or more (500yen/person) *Group leader or name required
Price: 7,400Yen
Space left: 4 out of 30

Important Notes

  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • Please make sure you have lunch beforehand. There will be no time to buy some food and eat before the kayaking/SUP boarding tour.
  • The current of the river we will be kayaking (or SUP boarding) on is gentle.
  • Kayaking (or SUP boarding) first-timers and beginners are totally welcome!
  • All gear and equipment for kayaking or SUP boarding are provided.
  • Make sure you have eaten or have picnic lunch and/or snacks with you. There are no shops around Shiromaru station to buy food from.
  • The trip will proceed on time with or without you so please don't be late. Check your train times beforehand and spare some time as train connections can be complicated.
  • Final details will be sent to the participants two days before the event.

What to wear/bring

  • Clothes appropriate to the weather
  • Change of clothes
  • Flip-flops or sandals
  • Quick-dry t-shirt
  • Beach shorts
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Smartphone
  • Cash

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