Lake Biwa Michigan Sightseeing Cruise
The largest lake in Japan, Lake Biwa. Michigan is a paddle boat steamer which cruises around the south part of Lake Biwa. Once on board, visitors can enjoy great music, events, and various meals. The panoramic view from the Michigan Sky Deck on the top floor will take your breath away!
The Michigan 80 is an 80-minute daytime cruise for enjoying meals, lively events, and the magnificent view of Lake Biwa. The Michigan 60 is a 60-minute afternoon cruise, an easy way to relax and enjoy the lake. The Michigan Night cruise offers a chance to experience the beauty of the lake in the evening and at night with a meal and energetic onboard events.
Photo provided by Biwako Visitors Bureau
[Boat Fees (From Otsu Port; Return)]
Adult 2,400 yen Student 2,000 yen Elementary school student 1,200 yen
Adult 3,000 yen Student 2,400 yen Elementary school student 1,500 yen
Adult 3,200 yen Student 2,600 yen Elementary school student 1,600 yen
*Middle and high school students are required to show their student ID.
[Access] Approx. 15 min. walk from Otsu Station on the JR Biwako Line;
approx. 3 min. walk from Biwako-hamaotsu Station on the Keihan Railway Ishiyama Sakamoto Line
[Credit Card Payment] Accepted
[Foreign Language Support] Yes [English Support During Workshops] Yes
- Postal Code
- -1-1 Hamaotsu, Otsu, Shiga Prefecture
- Biwako Cruise Reservations Center 077-524-5000
- Consecutive closures during winter