World Agricultural Heritage : Wandering around the farms on the steep slope of Sarukai village community

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World Agricultural Heritage : Wandering around the farms on the steep slope of Sarukai village community

On slopes of over 30 degrees…this tour takes you on a wander around the farms developed on such a steep slope. A traditional agricultural methodhas been passed down for use on these slopes by utilizing Japanese pampas grass.Though the amount of each crop may be small, various items are cultivated with these agricultural methods so that it is almost self-sustainable. This tour will give you an opportunity to think about life style.

Tsurugi town : Sarukai village community

World Agricultural Heritage"Sarukai village" with 10 villagers sustains the traditional agricultural method on a slope. Learn about the wisdom and skill of the traditional agriculture that manages to utilize the steep slope of a mountain as farms.

 

Tsurugi town : Sarukai village community

It is like the black run of a ski resort. Look down on the clear flow of the Sadamistus River from the observation point of a field on a steep incline dropping away below your feet. Sarukai village represents a community developed on a steep slope on a mountain in Nishi Awa area. Wisdom and skill for living has been passed down here in order to co-exist with nature, The stone fence on the slope is a symbol of the ages of people's efforts.

 

Plan Detail
Meeting place Tsurugi Town(Meet at Sadamistsu Station or Sadamitsu Yuyu-kan)
Duration 1 October 2018~31 March 2019
Excluded dates 29 December 2018~4 January 2019
Timing 10:00~ 1 hour
Group size 2~8 people
Minimum no. of participants 2 adults
Price 10,500 yen per person (Same price for adults & children)
Contact for reservation Sora-no-Sato 0883-76-0713
Application deadline 4 days in advance of the departure date
Cancellation terms In accord with Terms and Conditions (20% fee is charged for a cancellation received by 10 days before departure, 30% by 4 days, 40% by the day before, 50% by departure time, 100% if not showing up without contact)
Special gift  
Fees included in price Taxi fare, Experience fee, Guide fee, Travel Insurance
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Age  
Weather Could be cancelled in the event of bad weather
Other Shoes and clothes that are suitable for walking. For reasons of safety, for those that have difficulty walking on slopes, there might be a change of itinerary.
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