Sea Kayaking in Shimoda (Izu Peninsula)

Tel. 0558-22-6779

Kakisaki 788, Shimoda-shi Shizuoka-ken, Japan 415-0013



Half Day courses (AM or PM)

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KAI'TO, Sea Kayak Tours in Izu (Shimoda)

For half day sea kayak tours in Shimoda or kayaking lessons, visit KAI'TO located at Shimoda's Sotoura Beach.

Led by an English-speaking instructor, KAI'TO's clubhouse is situated at Sotoura Beach, Shimoda on the IZU Peninsula.  Enjoy guided tours of the emerald green ocean and visit small islands in Sotoura-bay where you can snorkel and soak in the sun.

KAI'TO's main guide and instructor Toshiyuki Nagaoke, has many years of sea kayaking experience and has received extensive training for sea kayaking instructors by ACA (American Canoe Association in USA). Furthermore he regularly returns to the United States to participate in further training to maintain his instructor’s certification by ACA.

Sea Kayak Tour
Half Day about 2 hours - 6,500 yen (tax included)
*From October, tours are only for adults. (over 13.)
9:30AM Sign in / 10:00AM start
1:00PM Sign in / 1:30PM start

Pricing includes tour guide, kayak rentals, wet suits (on cold days) and the use of the shower facilities at the clubhouse. Cancellation Policy: If the tour booking is cancelled one day prior to the tour date a 50% cancellation fee will be incurred.

To book your tour, please contact via telephone (Tel 0558-22-6779) or email Toshi at (toshi@surfkayak.jp).

Three Reasons

Instructor is certified by ACA [American Canoe Association in USA]
Explore the emerald green ocean at Sotoura Beach in Shimoda
Enjoy Sea Kayaking and Snorkeling

Map & Access Information


By bus: 13 min bus ride + 5 min walk to the clubhouse. From Izukyu Shimoda Station, take the bus bound for Shirahama-kaigan. Get off at Sotoura-Kaigan-guchi (Sotoura Beach). By car: Get off at Tomei Atsugi or Numazu towards Shimoda Sotoura Kaigan (Shimoda Sotoura Beach). http://en.surfkayak.jp/izu/access/ By taxi: 8 min by taxi from Izukyu Shimoda Station

Directions for a Taxi Driver

外浦海岸 KAI'TO シーカヤックスクール