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353 KUROGAMO "Firefly Viewing Party"

Participate in the popular summer custom of firefly viewing at Shirataka Town, Yamagata Prefecture with a local guide.

Operation Period

End of June

Time Required

Up to 2 hours.

Number of Participants



1,000 JPY– (tax included)

353 KUROGAMO "Firefly Viewing Party"

Enjoy the return of summer by viewing fireflies at Ayuki water barrier in Shirataka Town, Yamagata Prefecture. Coffee, beer, etc. will be provided. A guide will be with you the entire time, so you won't have to worry even when it is dark.

353 KUROGAMO is a guesthouse that was renovated from a 120-year-old traditional residence. It has a cafe as a place for exchange between people from overseas and Japanese people. We invite you to come and meet the locals!

Experience Program Name353 KUROGAMO "Firefly Viewing Party"
Activity LocationAyukai, Shirataka-machi, Nishiokitama-gun, Yamagata-ken 992-0771
Time RequiredUp to 2 hours.
Operation PeriodEnd of June
Start TimePlease consult for details. (Tell us your desired dates/times when applying)
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants10people
Reservation Deadline1 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activity・The tour may be cancelled due to bad weather or natural disasters.
*Depending on the local covid situation, the program may not be available.
1 participant1,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, drink fee.
Method of PaymentPay in cash on the day (credit card not accepted).
About cancellations and changesChanges may not be possible depending on the time of year and availability.
Cancellation PolicyUp to 2 days before is 50%, otherwise 100%.
Meeting Spot353 Kurogumo, Shirataka-machi, Nishiokitama-gun, Yamagata-ken 992-0831
Guesthouse "353 KUROGAMO"
Meeting TimePlease come by your reserved time.
Access--By Public Transportation--
10-minute taxi ride from Ayukai Station on the Yamagata Railway Flower Nagai Line.

--By Car--
About 1 hour drive from Yamagata Zao IC on Yamagata Expressway.
Free, no reservation required.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English
Company / Organization353 KUROGAMO