”Shima No Sanpomichi” Island tour

The Nakazato area is a historic site that revolves around the Oki Shrine and is surrounded by lush green forests. You can step back in time and imagine the past while exploring the shrine and museums, where the scent of trees and rustling leaves will transport you to another era. The area also offers a glimpse into the everyday lives of the islanders through shops and libraries.

During the tour, you will have the opportunity to meet local guides and interact with other participants. We will take a leisurely walk together and guide you to places such as the Gobain Historic Site, Oki Shrine, Gotoba-in Museum, Toba-in Museum, Tsukake, shops, libraries, and forest roads based on your requests.

The price of the tour is 2,800 yen for adults and 1,400 yen for elementary school students. The admission fee to Gobain Museum is included in the price. Please note that you need to apply in advance and purchase a ticket at the reception desk at Gotobain Museum (cash only).

Schedule スケジュール

9:30 am

Depart from Entô

From Entô to Oki Shrine, it takes 25 minutes by rental bicycle or 10 minutes by taxi or rental car.

10:00 am

The landmark is ”Bakery Tsunakake” with a cherry blossom-colored noren curtain.

Please purchase tickets at the reception desk in the Gotoba-in Museum next door.

10:15 am

Depart for a walk with an island guide.

The group discussed their preferences for places to visit and activities they were interested in. They agreed on today's itinerary and set off on their journey. They started by visiting the Gotoba-in Museum, historical sites, and Oki Shrine. Then, they explored the forest road that leads to Oki Shrine and visited the library, which offers a beautiful view of the rice fields and is a relaxing spot for all Ama townspeople. They also got a glimpse of the daily life of the Ama townspeople and stopped by a store. The entire tour lasted for 80 minutes. Finally, they visited Tsunakake, a bread and craft shop, where they could buy freshly baked bread and local specialty souvenirs. The tour ended before noon, allowing them to have lunch at a nearby restaurant before heading out.

This tour is available for groups of 2 to 20 people, with a one-person tour available at the price of two people. It is held every day from April to October. Please consult in advance from October to March. The tour starts at 10:15 AM and lasts 80 minutes.

Access to the museum is via the route bus or a 10-minute car ride from Hishiura Port. It is also accessible by bicycle (25 minutes) or foot (40 minutes). The bus fare is 200 yen one-way, while a taxi ride costs approximately 1,200 yen each way.

To make a reservation, please fill out the dedicated reservation form or contact Oki Sakurasha at 08514-2311.