• Cultural Heritage

Discover the Unique Customs of Osatsucho Village

Learn traditional dancing, listen to fisherwomen's tales and try delicious seafood soup

The port town of Osatsucho has the highest population of female divers in Japan, making it the perfect place to learn about the ancient customs of these skilled women. Your guide will first make introductions and then assist in explaining how these remarkable women have grown accustomed to dealing with the dangers of practicing their craft. They will also serve up freshly made spiny lobster and seaweed soup, before teaching you how to dance in the local style.


WhenAll year
How Long1 hour and 15 minutes
CostAdults and children (12 years old and over) 5,000 yen, younger children (6–11 years old) 2,000 yen, infants (2–5 years old) 1,000 yen (locally sourced shrimp and abalone are included in the cost)
ContactAma Hut Hachiman