You can experience the blessings of the mountains and rivers. trekking, rafting, cycle touring, shower climbing etc. and also, the experience of the local culture and history in this area. Please feel free to contact us about your stay plan.
We propose various activities around MATBA, mainly on the guided cycling tour.
Iya Valley Cycle TourIn this tour, participants will savor the beautiful nature of Iya Valley. Through the magic of the Brompton folding bicycle, we will take you up to the starting elevation about 400 m and spend the day with a leisurely ride slowly descending back down through the valley, surrounded by breathtaking views and scenic photo spots.
Price: 8100 yen Duration: 3, 4 hours Number of participants: 2 to 10
Satoyama Cycle TourIt is a course to go further to the Iya Valley by bicycle, visit a tasteful old-fashioned house and get a glimpse of ancient Japanese life. After cycling you will have a delicious lunch at local farmhouse restaurant. You can also experience soba noodle making and local craft experiences.
Price: 5400 yen (Lunch is not included in this program fee) Duration: 2 to 3 hours Number of participants: 2 to 10
Imakubo Trail TourA tour around the trails once used by local people. People used to enter the mountains, go over the passes and cross the vine bridges to bring the crops harvested in mountain villages to town. Along the route, there are traces of fields, stone walls, waterfalls where drinking water was obtained, and other reminders of the ways of the past.
Price: 4500 yen Duration: 2 to 3 hours Number of participants: 2 to 10
In addition to the above, we will guide you on various activities such as rafting, trekking and farming experiences. Please feel free to contact us.
Through partnerships with educational institutions, government organizations, MATBA offers various unique training programs in the field of World Agricultural Heritage.
We have implemented various programs such as tourism experience programs, food development projects, and mindfulness. Program content will be arranged according to your request. Please see our website for details.