Recommended Reservation Available  

【June/July】Wildlife Picnic at Suzume Farm! Let’s Observe Tiny Creatures Living Inside Rice Fields!

Let's take a closer look at the creatures that live in the rice fields and the surrounding waterways, ridges and reservoirs.

Operation Period

June-July

Time Required

wildlife observation only: 2 hours, wildlife observation + local food experience: 4 hours

Number of Participants

5〜20people

Price

1,500 JPY– (tax included)

See detailed fee


About one month after the rice fields have been flooded, you will be amazed how many creatures can be picked up with just one scoop of the net! Most you can't see with your eyes, so let’s take a closer look through magnification!

-Schedule-
1. Activity introduction (yearly cycle of rice field, brief explanation about creatures, safety information)
2. Gathering small creatures from the rice paddies (outside)
3. Careful observation of creatures (indoors)
4. Reflection and debriefing.

※Reservation required to participate.

Let’s observe the creatures that live inside the rice fields, understand them, and consider the deep connection between farming and wildlife.


Experience Program Name【June/July】Wildlife Picnic at Suzume Farm! Let’s Observe Tiny Creatures Living Inside Rice Fields!
Activity LocationIzumi ward, Fukuoka area.
Operator NameMukai*Ikimono Labo.
Telephone Number090-8376-4701
URLhttps://www.mukai-ikimono.com/
Time Requiredwildlife observation only: 2 hours, wildlife observation + local food experience: 4 hours
Operation PeriodJune-July
Start Time10:00
Minimum number of participants5people
Maximum number of participants20people
Reservation Deadline7 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityWhen stormy weather is expected, we may decide to cancel the event. In that case, we will contact you on the evening before the event.
Important notes regarding participationWe will walk along the footpaths between rice fields, so please bring long boots.
Price
Wildlife observation1,500 JPY (Tax included)
Wildlife observation + local food experience2,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, materials fee, guide fee, consumption tax, and insurance.
What is not included in the priceTransportation costs from meeting area to experience area.
Method of PaymentPay cash on the day.
About cancellations and changesPlease contact us as soon as possible in case of cancellation or changes.
Cancellation PolicyThere is no cancellation fee. Since we must change the activity insurance, please contact us as soon as possible.
Meeting Spot10 Sekizoe, Fukuoka, Izumi-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 981-3225
Jonouchi Public Hall, Izumi-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 981-3225
Meeting TimePlease come 10 minutes before the start of the program.
Access--By Car--
15 minutes by car from Tohoku Expressway Izumi PA Smart IC.
ParkingYes
Use the parking area at "Jonouchi Public Hall" (room for 7 cars, inform how many spots needed when applying)
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursA guide will lead the expedition and provide commentary.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English
Company / OrganizationOrganizer: Suzume Farm