Sadoventure

日本語 – English

2017/7/1 sat.–9/30 sat.Reserve

Illustrations by Niigata Prefectural Sado High School

Sado Island Activities and Adventures for Tourists, Kids, and Families.

Please make an online reservation at least 3 days prior to the tour (by 5:00 PM).
Reservation forms are available in English but tours are Japanese only.

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Find the Insects of Sado Island

Find the Insects of Sado
Island

Explore the untouched beauty of Sado while strolling through pristine mountains.

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Stand Up Paddle Boarding on Lake Kamo

Enjoy stand up paddle
boarding on Lake Kamo!

Zen Meditation in the Woods

Zen Meditation in the
Woods

“Zen” is the Japanese approximation for the Sanskrit word meaning “meditative state.”

Traditional Japanese Wooden Tub Boat Ride

Traditional Japanese
Wooden Tub Boat Ride

Try a traditional Japanese
wooden tub boat ride!

Gold Mine Tour and Gold Leaf Craft Work

Gold Mine Tour and Gold
Leaf Craft Work

Explore the historic Sado Gold Mine and enjoy gold leaf craft work.

Wild Japanese Crested Ibis Observation

Wild Japanese Crested Ibis Observation

Find Japanese Crested Ibises with their rose-tinted plumage and dark bills!

Fishing and Fish Prints

Fishing and Fish Prints

This fishing tour is fun for
everyone and a perfect choice for the whole family!

Traditional Noh Mask Painting

Traditional Noh Mask
Painting

Come spend the day painting a traditional Noh mask and
bring home a unique souvenir!

Traditional Noroma Doll Painting

Traditional Noroma Doll
Painting

Enjoy painting a Noroma doll and make your own souvenir!

Making a reservation ~ How to enjoy Sadoventure

1. You must make your reservation at least 3 days in advance. Please choose a tour.
2. Meet up with your local guide at the designated meeting place.
Please come by car or by bus.
3. Enjoy Sadoventure!

Payment

Accepted
payment
methods
Credit Card Credit card (VISA / Mastercard)
Credit Card Credit Card
Convenience Store Payment Convenience store payment
(LAWSON, FamilyMart, etc.)
Convenience Store Payment

* Convenience store payments cannot
be made on Sado Island.

Bank transfer Bank transfer
cash on the day Cash on the day
Online
payment
After your application is accepted, you will receive an email with a link to
the payment page.
Please select a payment method on the payment page.
Cash on
the day
Please pay your guide directly on the day itself.

Notes

  • Please assemble at the meeting place 5 minutes before the start of the program.
  • Free cancellation is available up to 3 days before the day of your reservation. For cancellations
    made less than 3 days in advance cancellation fees will be applied (2 days before: 20% of the
    course fee, the day before: 50% of the course fee, the day of: 100% of the course fee).
  • Please be available for contact on the day of your tour.
  • Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
  • Please bring an umbrella on rainy days.
  • Please prepare your own drinking water.
  • There may be changes made to the course in the event that the weather is bad.
  • Please stay calm and follow the instructions of the local guide in the event of an emergency.

Insurance coverage

  • In the event that you get injured or hurt during the course of the program, you will be liable to receive a certain amount of insurance payout. We will not be liable for any amount more than the intended payout.
  • From assembly to dismissal
    Death or incapacity: 1.5 million yen
    Hospitalization: 3000 yen (per day)
    Visit to hospital: 1500 yen (per day)

Information

Sado Regional Tourism Network (Sado Kouryu Net)

Contact

Address: Sawata Administrative Service Center, 394 Kawaharada-honmachi, Sado, Niigata
952-1314, Japan
Tel: +81 (0)259-67-7995 (Mon–Fri, 9:00–17:30) *Japanese only
Fax: +81 (0)259-52-5580