JAPAN MOTOGP ADVENTURE

This is a fantastic motorcycle trip that features 11 days of riding and the MotoGP in Japan. Ride the Japan Alps, watch the MotoGP, ride Mt. Fuji and explore Shikoku Island!

 

This is a rider’s ride. There are longer days in the saddle and the roads feature many curves and elevation changes. Get ready to experience some of the best roads in your life!

 

 

Road Conditions: This is an all-paved itinerary.

THE ROUTE

TOUR PRICING

Arrival Departure *Double Occupancy *Single Occupancy *Couples Package
October 14, 2019 October 26, 2019 $8,850 $9,950 $14,650
October 12, 2020 October 24, 2020 TBD TBD TBD

*Double Occupancy - Base Bike with a Shared Room
*Single Occupancy - Base Bike with Your Own Room
*Couples Package - Two Participants on One Base Bike in One Private Room



UPGRADE PRICING

Bikes Upgrade Price
Honda CB400SF
$0
Kawasaki ER-4N
Yamaha DS400
Kawasaki Z7-S
$500
BMW F650GS
Triumph Bonneville CARB
Triumph Bonneville SE EFI
Triumph Tiger 1050
$1,000
Triumph Bonneville T100
BMW R1150R
BMW R1100R
Triumph Tiger 800
$1,200
Triumph Tiger 1215 ABS
Triumph Trophy 1215 ABS


THE ITINERARY

ARRIVAL DAY

DAY 1 - Arrival in Okayama, Transfer to Tsuyama. Stay in Stay in Tsuyama. Welcome Dinner this evening.

DAY 2 - Tsuyama - Miyazu (180+ miles riding)

We will pick some classic rural roads that wind through the mountains and an epic coastal road along the Sea of Japan. Be prepared to fall in love with the Japanese countryside. Stay near Miyazu.

DAY 3 - Miyazu - Takayama (180 miles)

We will ride toward and enter the Japanese Alps of Gifu Prefecture today. Hold on, it's going to get pretty! Stay near Takayama.

DAY 4 - Takayama - Karuizawa (170 miles)

Be ready for some more jaw dropping mountain riding as you ride from Giju Prefecture to Nagano Prefecture. We will even get a chance to ride one of Japan's prized "Romantic" roads. Stay near Karuizawa.

DAY 5 - Karuizawa - Motegi Area (180 miles)

Explore the the mountain roads on your way through Nikko. Ready for spectacular scenery? Stay near Nikko.

DAY 6 - Motegi area - Motegi Twin Ring - Mito (70 miles)

We will ride to the famed Motegi Twin Ring raceway. We will spend the day there, watching the MotoGP qualifier and visiting the unparalleled Honda Museum - an amazing motorsports day! Stay in Mito.

DAY 7 - Mito - Motegi - Mito (50 miles)

We will take the support van to the raceway today and enjoy the highlight of the trip: The Japan Moto GP Race! Stay in Mito.

DAY 8 - Mito - Mt. Fuji (170 miles)

Today will be a little urban, a little natural wonder. We will head out south on the toll highway system and pass around Tokyo on our way to Mt. Fuji. We will ride around Mt Fuji and climb to the highest accessible road on this legendary conical volcano. Stay near Mt. Fuji.

DAY 9 - Mt. Fuji - Toba (170 miles)

We will need to take the express toll road for a few miles before making our way to the Pacific Ocean coast. We will ride to the town of Irako, where we will take a short ferry to Toba. From there, we will ride along the coast to our hotel on the ocean. Get ready for some surprisingly good riding and fresh sea food. Stay near Toba.

DAY 10 - Toba - Wakayama (180+ miles)

This is a really cool day as we will be able to explore the back roads of Mie and Nara Prefectures. This area is riddled with steep river valleys, forests, mountains and temples. Stay in Wakayama.

DAY 11 - Wakayama - Shikoku Island (150 miles)

Start the day riding to the coast to catch the ferry from Wakayama on the mainland Honshu to the incredible island of Shikoku. Ride deep into the mountains and marvel at one of the most rugged regions of all Japan. Stay near Kazuribashi.

DAY 12 - Kazuribashi area - Tsuyama - Okayama (150 miles)

Leave Shikoku and cross back to the island of Honshu on the Seto Bridge - one of the world's largest suspension bridges. Finish the day riding through river canyons to Tsuyama. We will be turning in our bikes in Tsuyama and jumping on a bus, back to Okayama. Farewell Dinner tonight. Stay in Okayama.

DAY 13- Fly Home or keep the dream Alive.

DEPARTURE DAY

THE GEAR TO BRING

MotoQuest guides wear Scorpion helmets, jackets, pants and gloves, and we outfit our motorcycles with luggage and accessories from Twisted Throttle. You can view and download our complete MotoQuest packing list here.

THE PHOTOS



Tour Info

Starting Price for This Tour: $8,850
See Full Tour Pricing

Total Miles for this Adventure: 1,400

Difficulty: Is this tour right for me? Contact us with any questions

MotoQuest Staff on Tour

Motorcycles Included

Motorcycles Available

Included With the Tour

  • Lodging Accommodations
  • Premiere Welcome and Farewell Dinners
  • Professional MotoQuest Guide(s)
  • Support Vehicle
  • Support Vehicle Driver
  • Staff Trained in First Aid with Satellite Phone
  • MotoQuest Swag Bag
  • Photos Taken on the Trip
  • Custom Photo Book
  • Automatic Enrollment in Global Rescue

Not Included

  • Travel Accommodations
  • Meals on the Road
  • Gas
  • Alcohol
  • Alternative Tours
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • National Park Entrance Fees

Extra Includes:

Base Rental Bike: Honda CB400 (11 days)
All Accommodations (12 nights)
All Dinners
All Gas
All Breakfasts
MotoGP Parking
MotoGP G Grandstand tickets, Saturday and Sunday
All Tolls
All Ferry Passages
Support Vehicle and really cool English speaking driver