Global Nature Club
Izu Oshima, Tokyo, JAPAN
Feel the Earth on
Tokyo's Volcanic Island
Earth is Alive
Izu Oshima Geopark
Geo / Nature Tour
Explore the wonder of nature
with a local certified geo-guide.
Features of the Tours:
Mt. Mihara Half-Day Tour
Ura Sabaku Desert Half-Day Tour
Mt. Mihara & Ura Sabaku Full-Day Tour
Our half day tour will take us up to the crater of Mt. Mihara.
The first half of the hike is on a paved trail.
After reaching the summit, you can choose to either
walk the crater rim (course 1) or
walk the Omote Sabaku desert (course 2).
Difference in elevation: approx.
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(Link to Calendly)
Course Map 1
Course Map 2
(Link to Google Maps)
Mt. Mihara and Caldera
View of Izu Islands
Summit Crater and Ocean
In this tour, we will take you on a trail through Ura Sabaku,
the only place named “Sabaku”(desert) in Japan.
As we hike along the path, you will notice the changes in
the landscape as well as the unique flora and fauna in the area.
In the event of bad weather, this tour is an excellent alternative for
the Mt. Mihara Half day Tour.
Geo Rock Garden
The Hill of Wind
This option combines both the Mt. Mihara and Ura Sabaku Half Day Tours.
You can enjoy the grandeur of the dynamic landscape and unique flora and fauna.
This tour is recommended for those that are able to enjoy a full day of hiking.
Vegetation Regeneration Trail
Summit Crater with Vapor
Path around the Crater
View from the Summit of Mt. Mihara
Customized tour options will allow you to craft an itinerary that matches your personal travel desire.
We can suggest a variety of tour options that include geological, cultural, and disaster prevention sites.
Please contact us when booking so we can customize your tour.
Prices will vary depending on the content and duration of your itinerary.
Please choose the duration of time.
(Current setting is 4 hours.)
(Link to Izuoshima
The Great Road Cut
Tsubaki Hana Garden
Price per person
Mt. Mihara Half-Day Tour （4 hrs)
Ura Sabaku Half-Day Tour (4 hrs）
Mt. Mihara and Ura Sabaku Full-Day Tour (6 hrs)
Customized Tour (3-6 hrs)
*We only accept cash.
*The above-quoted price is based on a minimum of 2 persons in the group.
Single participants will be charged an additional 50% of the listed price.*
*Children under 5 years old are free; 6-18 year-olds are 80% of the adult price.
*The duration and route may vary depending on weather conditions.
8,800 yen (incl. tax)
13,200 yen (incl. tax)
6,600 - 13,200 yen (incl. tax)
What to Bring
・Bottles of water (summer: 1L-1.5L per tour. winter: 500ml per tour)
・Rainwear (a set of jacket and pants in case of sudden rainfall)
・Hat or Cap
・Trekking shoes (sneakers are okay, but no sandals or heels)
・Gloves (if needed)
・Trekking poles (if needed)
Cancellations made on the day of the tour will incur a 100% fee. Cancellations made the day before will incur a 50% fee. No cancellation fee if it's due to bad weather.
English Speaking Geo Guide
My name is "Eureka!" As my name expresses, I hope you make many insightful discoveries here on Izu Oshima.
You will be amazed with the spectacular views of the Earth and feeling the traces of its activities with your own hands.
I can tailor your tour to your needs and wants.
Feel free to send me any inquiries!
I am excited to be your guide and share time with you.
Quick facts about me:
-Certified Izu Oshima Geopark Geo Guide since 2022
-Resided in Izu Oshima since 2019
-Graduated from the University of Hawaii in 2008
-Mother of 3 kids and loves nature♡
1-74 Kitano Motomachi Oshima-machi
Tokyo 100-0101 JAPAN