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Discover the secrets of the female divers Ama & Mie's pearls

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The tradition of "Ama" (female divers) in Ise-Shima is more than 2000-year-old. In this cultural 1-night 2-day trip you will closely examine the unique Japanese Ama culture and will discover the secrets behind the production of Mie's famous pearls.

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  • Visit Japan's best pearl museum, Mikimoto Pearl Island
  • Sail around little islands of the scenic Ago Bay on a sightseeing cruise
  • Enter a pearl factory and learn more about the pearl production process in Mie
  • Go to a real Ama hut and see how Ama dive in the sea to collect seafood
  • Make your own pearl accessory and take it as a souvenir from your trip

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Kintetsu-Nagoya Station, Nagoya


Important Information

The sightseeing galley boat Esperanza is under maintenance in mid February. Instead, smaller boats will be used.

In high season (New Year holidays, Golden Week and public holidays) it's possible our favored hotels will become fully booked. If your booking request comes late during peak season we can still offer this experience so long as we can secure a guide, but you may need to pay a different price for the hotel.

In that case, we will advice you of such additional costs at the time of booking and you may choose to top up your payment or have the request cancelled and refunded.


What you need to bring

Overnight belongings. If possible, bring a backpack instead of a suitcase.


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Voyagin Japan Regional Tours
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Voyagin Japan Regional Tours focus on the regions of Japan less travelled by overseas tourists. From Kyo-tango to Naruko, Akita to Aizu, we are here to help you discover Japan!

We have partnered with various companies, organizations, and local administration that offer authentic and traditional activities. We screen each and every activity to ensure that they are in line with our standards so that you can always expect professional and memorable experiences.

We look forward to ensuring your stay in Japan is unforgettable!
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