Epic Yoshino River Rafting
Head for Happy Raft: No one tames the torrents better
The Yoshino River, which wends its way for 194 kilometers along the top of Shikoku Island, offers thrills aplenty and arguably the best rapids for rafting and canyoning anywhere in Japan. And now you can experience these exciting outdoor activities in the safest of hands.
Leave your next river adventure to the Happy Raft team, many of whom have decades of experience. Excitement, foam, fun and photo opportunities all come guaranteed.
In addition to half- and one-day tours, family-friendly rafting experiences are also available at reasonable prices. Happy Raft is based in central Shikoku, bordering Tokushima Prefecture and Kochi Prefecture, next to Tosa-Iwahara Station.
Kochi Ryoma Airport in Kochi Prefecture is just an hour’s drive away. And if you want to stay right next to the action, you can stay at one of the on-site guest houses. Discounts are available for tour participants.
Accessing Happy Raft takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes by plane from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Kochi Ryoma Airport, then about 1 hour by car (using toll roads) from Kochi Ryoma Airport. Alternatively, take the Airport Limousine bus from Kochi Ryoma Airport to Kochi Station (approx. 30 minutes), then the local train on the Dozan Line to Tosa-Iwahara Station (approx. 2 hours), then walk 1 minute to Happy Raft.
221-1 Ikadagi, Otoyo-cho, Nagaoka-gun, Kochi-ken
Half-day or more