Check out some of the most famous sites in Sakata town and its vicinity. Discover the charms of a traditional, rustic port town of Sakata on a one-day guided tour from Sakata Port.
*Departure times may vary.
08:00 Depart from Sakata Port
08:40 Visit the Juroku Rakan Iwa, a monument made in the rocks, and dedicated to local fishermen, Juroku, and Tamasudare no Taki waterfall
09:50 Depart from Juroku Rakan Iwa
10:20 Arrival at the Honma Museum and Gardens. Visit the museum and the beautiful Japanese Villa, and explore the large Japanese garden
11:30 Depart from The Honma Museum and Gardens
12:00 Enjoy a lunch at Somaro and a private Maiko performance
13:00 Walk from Somaro Maiko Teahouse to the Sanno Club right next door
13:05 Arrive at the Sanno Club. Here you can see a beautiful display of ceremonial kimonos that you can try on and take pictures in, and some Kasafuku dolls! There is also a café here where you may wish to enjoy tea and traditional "wagashi" sugar sweets
14:30 Depart for Sakata Port
15:00 Arrive at Sakata Port with time to spare before your mandatory boarding
Miyaumi, Sakata-shi, 998-0005 Yamagata