Former Tsukuba Railway Course
This dedicated cycle path is largely flat with few sharp turns, making it the ideal course for beginners. Six former station buildings along the course have been converted into rest stops for whenever you feel the need for a break or refreshment.
Ring Ring Square
Cycling Base, Tsuchiura Station. Use the cycle shop, lockers and bike assembly space to get ready for your Ring Ring Road adventure.
Oda Castle Remains
The remains of a castle belonging to the powerful Oda Clan. A bike rack is available at the information centre.around 12.8km
One of Tsukuba City's most popular cherry blossom viewing spots. The cherry blossoms blooming in front Mount Tsukuba are not to be missed!around 4.2km
Matsuya Noodle Factory
Sample some freshly made noodles at this traditional noodle maker. Matsuya has become so popular with cyclists that it often sells out before lunch on weekends.around 6km
Numataya specialises in Karinto, traditional depp-fried sweets coated with brown sugar that provide the perfect energy boost while cycling.around 0.2km
Mount Tsukuba Shrinearound 3km
Mount Tsukuba Shrine enshrines the god of Mount Tsukuba, the sacred mountain of the Kanto region. The shrine is known for plum blossoms in the Spring and spectacular views of the foothills of Mount Tsukuba.
Makabe Old Town
A preserved historic old town. Dismount and push your bike to fully enjoy the atmosphere and traditional streets.around 11km
JR Iwase Station
Bike rental and return facilities are available in the station area. It is possible to pick up and return bikes at separate locations provided you make a reservation.around 10.5km