Kamakura Rental Bicycle

Let’s rent a bicycle at Yokote Station,
the gateway to Yokote City!
Why do not you enjoy the rich nature
and the seasonal scenery from your bicycle?
Feel the everyday and the extraordinary from different perspective than usual by experiencing the culture and lifestyle unique to the places you visit, Relax and do as you please,
as your feet takes you to.
~Let's go to Yokote bicyle trip where the wind sparkles ~

Suggested bicycle route

Travel distance:Approximately 5.5 km (About 180 minutes)

  • Tourist Information Center
    at Yokote Station East Exit

    About 10 minutes

  • Kamakura Museum

    About 10 minutes

  • Samurai residence (Haguro Town)

    About 5 minutes

  • Former Nisshinkan

    About 5 minutes

  • Yokote Park (Yokote Castle)

    About 15 minutes

  • Yojiro Ishizaka Literature Memorial Museum

    About 10 minutes

  • Along the Yokote River

    About 15 minutes

  • Tourist Information Center
    at Yokote Station East Exit

Tourist Information Center at Yokote Station East Exit

When you arrive at the station, go to the tourist information center at the east exit and rent a bicycle.
Once you fill out the application and get it completed, it's time to start a fun bicycle trip.

Kamakura Museum

Kamakura Museum is a very popular tourist spot where you can experience real Kamakura (a snow hut made out of Yokote’s snow) all year round, and It also has a shop with a wide selection of souvenirs.

Samurai residence (Haguro Town)

You can have a relaxing time with the historical townscape lined with black walls and a seasonal scenery that only a bicycle trip can provide you.

Former Nisshinkan

The Meiji-era building was constructed for residence of Charles C. Champlin, who was assigned to Yokote as an English teacher.
The building has several beautiful design elements that takes you back to old times

Yokote Park (Yokote Castle)

Yokote Park is where you can overlook Yokote City after climbing up a steep hill.
There is also an observation deck called Yokote Castle, and you can admire the graceful Mt. Choukai on nice sunny days.

Yojiro Ishizaka Literature Memorial Museum

The memorial hall is designed to resemble a townhouse and a storehouse.
Many valuable materials from the time when he lived in Yokote as a teacher and writer are on display. It's a place worth seeing.

Along the Yokote River

Cherry blossoms in spring, lush greenery in summer, and red yellow leaves in autumn, as you walk along the Yokote river, the beautiful change
of season will amuse your eyes and mind.

Tourist Information Center at Yokote Station East Exit

Your trip is completed after returning a bicycle at the Tourist Information Center where you started your journey. I hope you had a great time and thank you so much for visiting Yokote!

Rental Information

How to Rent a Bicycle

  • Step 1

    Step 1

    Please come to the tourist information center at the east exit and rent a bicycle.

  • Step 2

    Step 2

    Enjoy Yokote City to the fullest with Kamakura Rental bicycle!

  • Step 3

    Step 3

    Your trip is completed after returning a bicycle at the Tourist Information Center where you started your journey.

  • Rates

    500 yen for up to 3 hours / 1,000 yen per day (for more than 3 hours)

  • Hours

    9:00-16:00 *Please return the bicycle by 16:00.

  • Number of Rental bicycle

    5 (no electric bicycle available)

  • Payment method

    Cash only (Please pay at the time of application.)

  • Rental month

    Mid-April to early November (depending on the weather)

  • Kamakura Rental bicycle

    Please read the Kamakura Bicycle Rental Terms and Conditions

※Advanse reservations are not accepted.
※In case of inclement weather, the rental will be cancelled without notice.

Rental location

Tourist Information Center Yokote City at Yokote Station East Exit

Address::5-1 Ekimaecho Yokote,Yokote 013-0036 Akita Prefecture
Tel: (+81)182-38-8652・8653

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