Start your day with a morning tour or activity, and make the most of your time in Japan. Check out the sights before an afternoon flight, watch the sunrise over the sea or enjoy the morning quiet with top half-day tours and activities.
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  1. Hop aboard at Otsu Port, near Kyoto, and zip around the southern side of Lake Biwa. Relax in a modern high speed boat, and watch the scenery go by.

    USD17.62

    Family Discount
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Cruise wide Lake Biwa on a classic style paddle steamer. Choose from an 80 minute relaxing course, or a speedier 60 minute course and enjoy the panoramic view from the sky deck.
    Meal Provided

    From USDFree

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    Family Discount
    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Leisurely cruise Lake Biwa and land on Chikubu Island, a place that has been an object of worship from ancient times. You can visit Hogonji Temple while strolling the island.

    From USD23.28

    Family Discount
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  4. Refresh body, mind & spirit with a restful day at Lake Biwa. After a pilates session learn and enjoy making delicious homemade country style lunch at a friendly farmer’s house.
    English Available

    USD134.84

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Visit Shirahige Shrine, the oldest shrine in Shiga Pref. A Torii gate stands in the water, a majestic sight. For lunch, experience cooking local dishes in a private house in a mountain village.
    English Available

    USD161.81

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    6.5 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Join a serene cycling tour of the beautiful lakeside and ride up to stunning scenes of rice terraces using electric bikes. Relax in a traditional village and enjoy a local homemade lunch.
    English Available

    USD125.86

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  7. This barrier-free ceramic art studio welcomes both you and your pets! Enjoy learning the basics of ceramic art, and create your own unique piece of pottery in Shiga.

    From USD14.56

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Feel the cool breeze while learning to Windsurf in Japan's largest lake from friendly instructors. Participants at all levels are welcome to join this fun sport!

    From USD35.96

    Sun, Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)