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Basket Fishing Experience in Okumatsushima

Experience "basket net fishing" just like the local fishermen do every day!

Operation Period

All year round.

Time Required

1 hour

Number of Participants



2,500 JPY– (tax included)

Experience boarding a fishing boat and pulling up net baskets set off the coast. The net, which looks like a birdcage, may contain crabs, octopuses, and even sea creatures that live on the ocean floor!

~ Experience Flow ~
➀ Arrive at Tsukihama. Explanation about the experience (greeting with fishermen).
➁ Put on a life jacket and board the ship for departure!
➂ Pull up the baskets set at the fishing spots (it is light enough for elementary school children to raise).
④ Take out the contents. (* Repeat until the baskets run out)
⑤ Return to the beach and finish.

* You can take the caught fish home with you. Please prepare a cooler box, ice, etc.

Learn about different types of sea creatures that live on the ocean floor!

Experience Program NameBasket Fishing Experience in Okumatsushima
Activity LocationTsukihama Beach
Time Required1 hour
Operation PeriodAll year round.
Start Time9:00~, 10:00~. 11:00~
Minimum number of participants4people
Maximum number of participants20people
Reservation Deadline3 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityPlease note that since this is an outdoor experience, it may be canceled depending on the weather. (2 days before a typhoon approaches, and the day before or the morning of the day in case of other stormy weather, the decision to cancel or not will be made)
Important notes regarding participationIf you are worried about seasickness, please prepare in advance with measures such as taking anti-motion sickness medicine. We will spend about 30 minutes on the boat, so please use the restroom before boarding.
1 person2,500 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, boarding fee, guide fee.
What is not included in the priceTransportation to and from the meeting point, materials to bring home fish, ice.
Method of PaymentPlease pay cash on the day.
About cancellations and changesIn case of cancellation, please contact us at least 2 days before the experience.
Cancellation PolicyIn general, no cancellation fee is charged.
Meeting Spot74 Shimiya Tomura, Higashimatsushima-shi, Miyagi-ken 981-0412
Shack play area with "Oku-matsushima Taiken Network" (奥松島体験ネットワーク) written on the outside wall.
Meeting TimePlease arrive 5 minutes before the start of the experience.
Access--By Car--
15-minute drive from Sanriku Expressway Naruse Okumatsushima IC

--By Public Transportation--
10-minute taxi ride from JR Nobiru Station
25-minute bicycle ride JR Nobiru Station (rental cycle available nearby)
You are able to park in empty spots nearby.
Staff will instruct you upon arrival.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursLocal fishermen will explain about Miyato area and the types of fish caught.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese