Learn to free-dive with Japan’s ama divers
Mie Peninsula is known for Ama divers, women who free-dive into the ocean to collect shellfish, kelp, and seaweed. You can take part in this centuries-old profession in Ise-Shima. Dive with a guide, learn about the history and culture of Ama divers and speak with them through a translator while you all enjoy the day’s catch together.
When to go: May through September