Duration: 6 – 7 hours
Start/End: Akita port/Akita port
Highlights: Namahage Museum, Oga Shinzan Folklore Museum, Mount Kanpu Observation Deck, Sake Brewery
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Welcomed by our awaiting local guide at Akita port, then get on the chartered coach to start the tour. Take a scenic drive to reach Namahage Museum – a remarkable stop for those interested in local culture and folklore traditions in Oga Peninsula. Here you are free to enjoy in a large exhibition of the Namahage handmade customs & masks used for centuries.
Follow your guide to Oga Shinzan Folklore Museum located next to the Namahage Museum. The museum looks like a typical L-shaped farmhouse of the Oga area. Feel and experience the legend of the region and take a lecture about to learn about the old lifestyle Namahage.
Sited on the top of the Mount Kanpu, the Observation Deck lets you freely catch a stunning sight of the horizon on the ocean or even villages and lakes in the distance. Our last destination is Sake Brewery where you can give a try to the local sake and learn the secrets to its fine flavor. Wrap up this tour at a good time for cruise departure.