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Oze-Ukai, Japan's Oldest Cormorant Fishing & Purveyor to the Imperial Household provided by Attractive JAPAN

Oze-Ukai, Japan's Oldest Cormorant Fishing & Purveyor to the Imperial Household

Oze-Ukai, Japan's Oldest Cormorant Fishing & Purveyor to the Imperial Household
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Duration:
2h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Group size:
10
Ticket type:
Mobile
  • Duration:
    2h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Group size:
    10
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
About
On this English guided tour you will get an up-close look at a Japanese traditional fishing method with more than 1300 years of tradition. ・Observe the traditional Japanese fishing method with a history of more than 1,300 years ・One of the few cormorant fishing in Japan that has been used by the Imperial Household Agency for over 120 years ・Watch how the master fishermen feed the cormorants and live with them like a family ・Enjoy the sounds of nature created by traditional fishing, selected as oneof 100 soundscapes of Japan ・Cormorant fishermen themselves teach you how to fish cormorants in English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
Japanese, English
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
Japanese, English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
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Call the number below and use the product code: 51978P528
Important information
Inclusions
  • Cormorant Fishing Viewing
  • Cormorant Fishing Facilities Backyard Tour
  • Entry/Admission - Seki
Duration
2h
Departure details
  • Seki Yusen Co. - Cormorant Fishing Viewing, 76-3 Oze, Seki, Gifu 501-3265, Japan Access: From Nagoya Station, take a 80-minute Meitetsu Gifu Bus Expressway to Seki City Terminal, and then a 10-minute taxi from there to Seki Yusen (Ukai Viewing Boat Office, 関遊船).
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please arrive at the Ukai Viewing Boat Office at least 20 minutes before your boarding time
  • Please try not to suddenly get up or move while viewing the cormorant fishing from a closer place.
  • Please be aware that you may get splashed on rare occasions.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Inclusions
  • Cormorant Fishing Viewing
  • Cormorant Fishing Facilities Backyard Tour
  • Entry/Admission - Seki
Departure details
  • Seki Yusen Co. - Cormorant Fishing Viewing, 76-3 Oze, Seki, Gifu 501-3265, Japan Access: From Nagoya Station, take a 80-minute Meitetsu Gifu Bus Expressway to Seki City Terminal, and then a 10-minute taxi from there to Seki Yusen (Ukai Viewing Boat Office, 関遊船).
Duration
2h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please arrive at the Ukai Viewing Boat Office at least 20 minutes before your boarding time
  • Please try not to suddenly get up or move while viewing the cormorant fishing from a closer place.
  • Please be aware that you may get splashed on rare occasions.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Seki Yusen Co. - Cormorant Fishing Viewing
    76-3 Oze, Seki, Gifu 501-3265, Japan
    Access: From Nagoya Station, take a 80-minute Meitetsu Gifu Bus Expressway to Seki City Terminal, and then a 10-minute taxi from there to Seki Yusen (Ukai Viewing Boat Office, 関遊船).
    See address & details
  • 1
    Nagara River
    Stop: 90 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Seki Yusen Co. - Cormorant Fishing Viewing
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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