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Cruise Lake Biwa on a Paddle Steamer with Lunch

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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.

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  • ミシガン航路
  • びわ湖の風景
  • ミシガンからの風景
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Price
Round Trip Cruise - Otsu Port (80 minutes)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 14.
Adult
USD 26.20
USD 26.20
Student
USD 21.29
USD 21.29
Elementary school
USD 13.14
USD 13.14
Child (Age 2-6)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult
USD 26.20
USD 26.20
Student
USD 21.29
USD 21.29
Elementary school
USD 13.14
USD 13.14
Child (Age 2-6)
free
free
Student fee applies to middle school, high school and college students.
If you wish to enjoy a meal during your cruise, please select it as an add-on.
Only those departing from 11:40 or 13:30 may add-on this option.
  • Duration: 1.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:50 Meet at Otsu Port
  • 10:00 Set sail
  • Cruising on the Michigan (80 minutes)
    1374928_804095182953639_2102964190113731351_n Enjoy the scenery of Mt.Hiei, Mt. Hirasan, Mt. Mikami, and Biwako Ohashi Bridge surrounding Lake Biwa.
  • On-board Attractions
    12079682_1123700374326450_6052712596962313569_n We offer tourist information, and the performances by Michigan Panther on the boat. Also, you can enjoy seasonal decorations or events.
  • Lovers' Michigan
    show-pic-13 Located on the 1F prow, this is the perfect spot for a wonderful and lovely photo with your partner!
  • Optional Meal
    Choose a course meal on the add-on page at the time of booking, if you wish.

    Meals served at Michigan Dining on the 1st floor.
  • 11:20 Check-out at Otsu Port
Add-ons:
Shikinomegumi Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-01 Menu:
Soup of the day, entree (fish or local chicken), seasonal salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Shikinomegumi Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-01 Menu:
Soup of the day, entree (fish or local chicken), seasonal salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Michigan Steak Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-03 Menu:
Soup of the day, Entree (150 g sirloin beef steak,) seasonal vegetable salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Michigan Steak Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-03 Menu:
Soup of the day, Entree (150 g sirloin beef steak,) seasonal vegetable salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Children's lunch + USD 14.81
Children's lunch + USD 14.81
Package detail / Schedule
Round Trip Cruise - Nionohama Tourist Port (80 minutes)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 14.
Adult
USD 26.20
USD 26.20
Student
USD 21.29
USD 21.29
Elementary school
USD 13.14
USD 13.14
Child (Age 2-6)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult
USD 26.20
USD 26.20
Student
USD 21.29
USD 21.29
Elementary school
USD 13.14
USD 13.14
Child (Age 2-6)
free
free
Student fee applies to middle school, high school and college students.
  • Duration: 2 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 10:25 12:05 13:55 15:35
Starting time: 10:25 12:05 13:55 15:35
  • 10:15 Meet at Nionohama Tourist Port
  • 10:25 Set sail
  • Cruising on the Michigan (80 minutes)
    1374928_804095182953639_2102964190113731351_n Enjoy the scenery of Mt.Hiei, Mt. Hirasan, Mt. Mikami, and Biwako Ohashi Bridge surrounding Lake Biwa.
  • On-board Attractions
    12079682_1123700374326450_6052712596962313569_n We offer tourist information, and the performances by Michigan Panther on the boat. Also, you can enjoy seasonal decorations or events.
  • Lovers' Michigan
    show-pic-13 Located on the 1F prow, this is the perfect spot for a wonderful and lovely photo with your partner!
  • Optional Meal
    Choose a course meal on the add-on page at the time of booking, if you wish.

    Meals served at Michigan Dining on the 1st floor.
  • 12:05 Check-out at Nionohama Tourist Port
Add-ons:
Shikinomegumi Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-01 Menu:
Soup of the day, entree (fish or local chicken), seasonal salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Shikinomegumi Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-01 Menu:
Soup of the day, entree (fish or local chicken), seasonal salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Michigan Steak Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-03 Menu:
Soup of the day, Entree (150 g sirloin beef steak,) seasonal vegetable salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Michigan Steak Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-03 Menu:
Soup of the day, Entree (150 g sirloin beef steak,) seasonal vegetable salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Children's lunch + USD 14.81
Children's lunch + USD 14.81
Package detail / Schedule
Round Trip Cruise - Yanagasaki Kohan Koen Port (80 minutes)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 14.
Adult
USD 25.73
USD 25.73
Student
USD 20.92
USD 20.92
Elementary school
USD 12.87
USD 12.87
Child (Age 2-6)
USD 12.87
USD 12.87
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult
USD 25.73
USD 25.73
Student
USD 20.92
USD 20.92
Elementary school
USD 12.87
USD 12.87
Child (Age 2-6)
USD 12.87
USD 12.87
Student fee applies to middle school, high school and college students.
  • Duration: 2 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 11:00 12:40 14:30
Starting time: 11:00 12:40 14:30
  • 10:50 Meet at Yanagasaki Kohan Koen Port
  • 11:00 Set sail
  • Cruising on the Michigan (80 minutes)
    1374928_804095182953639_2102964190113731351_n Enjoy the scenery of Mt.Hiei, Mt. Hirasan, Mt. Mikami, and Biwako Ohashi Bridge surrounding Lake Biwa.
  • On-board Attractions
    12079682_1123700374326450_6052712596962313569_n We offer tourist information, and the performances by Michigan Panther on the boat. Also, you can enjoy seasonal decorations or events.
  • Lovers' Michigan
    show-pic-13 Located on the 1F prow, this is the perfect spot for a wonderful and lovely photo with your partner!
  • Optional Meal
    Choose a course meal on the add-on page at the time of booking, if you wish.

    Meals served at Michigan Dining on the 1st floor.
  • 12:40 Check-out at Yanagasaki Kohan Koen Port
Add-ons:
Shikinomegumi Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-01 Menu:
Soup of the day, entree (fish or local chicken), seasonal salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Shikinomegumi Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-01 Menu:
Soup of the day, entree (fish or local chicken), seasonal salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Michigan Steak Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-03 Menu:
Soup of the day, Entree (150 g sirloin beef steak,) seasonal vegetable salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Michigan Steak Course + USD 28.60
michigan-d-lunch-pic-03 Menu:
Soup of the day, Entree (150 g sirloin beef steak,) seasonal vegetable salad, dessert of the day, rice flour bread made from Ohmi rice, coffee
Children's lunch + USD 14.81
Children's lunch + USD 14.81
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Children 2 years old and above can participate in this activity.
    • One pre-school child can participate for free per one adult. The child's fare will be charged if the number of children exceeds that of the adults.
    • Middle school, high school and college students must show their student ID to ride for the student's fare.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • Please understand in advance that the tour schedule may be altered or cancelled due to strong winds or bad weather.
    • The boat may be changed to the Bianca or another boat when the Michigan is chartered etc.
    • The service may be suspended, when the boat is chartered or in service for an event.
    • You do not need make a reservation to eat or drink in the Michigan cafe or Michigan bar
    • Please choose the course meal at the restaurant (80-minute course meal) from the add-on page at the time of booking, if you wish.
    • This tour is operated in Japanese only, however, non Japanese-speaking visitors are also welcome.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a maximum of 14.
Activity provider
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 12:00 local time, 1 business days to 17:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 25.73
From USD 25.73

Taxes & fees included

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Cruise Lake Biwa on a Paddle Steamer with Lunch
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