Welcome to

the Izu Peninsula

One of Japan's Hidden Gems

When people visit Japan, Tokyo is a top destination.

When Tokyo people vacation, Izu is a top destination

A prime vacation destination for residents of the Tokyo/Yokohama metropolitan area, Izu remains off the beaten path for foreign tourists.

Isn’t it time somebody showed you what you’ve been missing?

Jimmy’s Izu Tours offers three half day walking tours designed to introduce you to the beauty, nature, history and culture of Izu.


Izu is:

  • A UNESCO Geopark
  • Part of Japan’s Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park
  • A “Top 3” vacation destination
  • Some of the best scenery in Japan
  • A major location in Japan’s history
  • Home to some of Japan’s greatest diving spots
  • A seafood lover’s paradise
  • Wasabi capital of the world
  • so much more!


View of Mt. Fuji from Izu's Mt. Omuro

So, when you’re ready to discover the place loved by so many Japanese people, make an easy trip to Izu.

Jimmy’s Izu Tours will introduce you to this unique place with our English language guided walking tours.

Each tour is designed to show what makes Izu different from other places in Japan.

You’ll explore ancient and modern Izu, get up close with Izu’s people and culture, learn how Izu’s unusual geology (similar to Hawaii) defines its character, and we’ll even teach you about the local plants and animals.

It’s all here in Izu!


Discover Izu with Jimmy's Izu Tours