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Excited visitors enjoying rafting and canyoning activities down a river in Kinugawa valley near Tokyo

4 top locations to enjoy a 'Rafting & Canyoning' nearby Tokyo!

— Get an Adrenaline rush rafting and canyoning near Tokyo —

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① Minakami area

Japanese: 水上(群馬県)

- Canyons -

- Bigwave Minakami -

🌊Let the Fun Begin😄! It’s Time to Go Wild and Get Wet 💦!

The Heaven for Outdoor 🔥 Enthusiasts 🔥 –Minakami!

Minakami offers different kinds of activities to give adrenaline junkies their 🎯 fix ! Especially for those who are obsessed with 💦water sports, you’re exactly where you need to be!

Let’s start with an exhilarating 🚣 whitewater rafting on the 🌊 rapids on the upper course of Tone River. There are various river courses available to suit everyone from 😳 nervous beginners to 😎 serious adrenaline seekers.

Craving for more thrills and spills? 👉 Then canyoning is the one! Your local 🚶guide (many who speak English) will take you cascading down the steep canyons and 💦 powerful waterfalls, ending with an exciting jump or ☄️ rapid slide into emerald green pools!

✨Come and have a fun day rafting canyoning near Tokyo!

Canyons

45 Yubiso, Minakami-machi, Tone-gun, Gunma Pref. 379-1728

End of April-mid October

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JR Minakami Station & Jomokogen Station (Bullet train only)

Pick-up service from JR Minakami Sta. & Jomokogen Sta. (Please contact activity center to arrange)

 +81 0278-72-2811

Bigwave Minakami

382-2 Kawakami, Minakami-machi, Tone-gun, Gunma Pref. 379-1616

End of April- End October

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JR Minakami Station & Jomokogen Station (Bullet train only)

Pick-up service from JR Minakami Sta. & Jomokogen Sta. (Please contact activity center to arrange)

 +81 0278-20-4116

② Nagatoro area

Japanese: 長瀞(埼玉県)

- Amshous & Friends -

- Waterpark Nagatoro Rafting -

🎈A Supreme Water 🌈Paradise in Nagatoro !

Designated as an unspoiled 🏞️natural waterpark and located only 2 hours from Tokyo by 🚄train. Nagatoro is the ultimate city getaway alternative for both water activity lovers💗 and people who want to get away from the ☀️summer heat.

Visitors can enjoy a large selection of 💦water activities. One of the top attractions is 🚣 rafting down the 🌊white water rapids of Arakawa River which flows through the ✨stunning gorge. You can also throw yourself into a 💦thrilling canyoning adventure by sliding down from tempestuous waterfalls❗️

No matter the activity you choose, you will always get a chance to have a close-up 👀look into Nagatoro’s special Iwadatami cliffs and stunning 🌲 flora that lies along the river banks. Whenever you come, there is always something to do in Nagatoro 👌!

Amshous & Friends

560 Nakanogami, Nagatoro-machi, Chichibu-gun, Saitama Pref. 369-1303

April – November

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Nogami Station
(Chichibu Railway)

Pick-up service from Nogami Sta. or 14 min walk

 +81 0494-26-6906

Waterpark Nagatoro Rafting

1918-1 Kanasaki, Minanomachi, Chichibu-gun, Saitama Pref. 369-1621

Summer-Autumn

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Oyahana Station
(Chichibu Railway)

Pick-up service from Oyahama Sta. or 15 min walk.

 +81 0494-62-5726

③ Kinugawa Onsen area

Japanese: 鬼怒川温泉(栃木県)

- NAOC -

- Kinugawa Rafting Center -

💦Splash Splash SPLASH!!!🚣💦

Get Soaked to the Skin in the ✨Beautiful Kinugawa River😆!

Kinugawa isn’t only known for its ♨hot springs but also for its majestic 🌿nature that calls for fun outdoor activities😆

Come visit the Kinugawa Onsen 2 hours north of Tokyo to enjoy activities like 🚣rafting with your friends and family! As you hold on tight and crash through the 🌊waves together, your friendships and teamwork will grow even ✨stronger in the wilderness! I

In addition to rafting, you can also try 💦canyoning, an adventurous sport that includes 💦sliding down rocks, 💦swimming under waterfalls, and 💦jumping off cliffs into the water!

Visit Kinugawa for a fun and active day, full of 😆laughter and… 💦 💦 SPLASHES!!! 💦 💦

NAOC

871-2 Kinugawaonsentaki, Nikko-shi, Tochigi Pref. 321-2526

April-November

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Tobu Kinugawakoen Sta. (Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Sta. is more convenient)

Walk 15min from Kinugawakoen Station (Tobu Line) or reserve a pick-up service from Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Station

+81 0288-70-1181

Kinugawa Rafting Center

160 Kosago, Nokko-shi, Tochigi Pref. 321-2525 Japan

Summer-Autumn

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Tobu Kosagoe Sta., Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Sta. (More trains stop here)

Walk 15min from Kosagoe Station (Tobu Line) or take a taxi from Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Station

+81 0288-77-2030

④ Akagi area

Japanese: 赤城(群馬県)

- Green Discovery -

- Splash Akagi -

🌊 🚣Escape the Bustling City on an 💦Exhilarating Adventure!💦

Enjoy a 💦thrilling water rafting expedition in one of Tokyo’s neighboring mountains!

Made for the active explorer, the expeditions in Akagi take you around the pristine waters of the 🏞️Tonegawa River, the largest river in Japan! With both full and half-day 🚣tours available, it’s easy to tailor your experience! 

🚣 After your full day of heart-pumping 💦splashing fun , enjoy a night of easy relaxation in Ikaho Onsen, one of the most famous in Japan! Feel close to nature and thrill your soul at the base of the beautiful Mt. Akagi.🗻

Come see the Japan not shown in 📖guidebooks❗

Green Discovery

169 Tsukuda, Akagimachi, Shibukawa-shi, Gunma Pref. 379-1103 Japan

Mid April – End of September

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JR Shikishima Station (JR Jyouetsu only)

Taxi from Shikishima Sta.

 +81 0279-56-3999

Splash Akagi

44 Shikishima, Akagimachi, Shibukawa-shi, Gunma Pref. 379-1104 Japan

April-November

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JR Shikishima Station

Walk 11min from Shikishima Station

+81 0278-21-1337

Map of Rafting & Canyoning near Tokyo

Looking for more adventuresome activities and experiences ?

How about Bungee jumping or Sky divingSkiing & SnowboardingHiking / Trecking?

Or some thing a bit more calm such as cycling in the countryside near Tokyo?

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