So frightening traditional eventAn Annual Festival at Shirataki Shrine is held on August 1st. Men dressed in white parade through the street and enter the waterfall with carrying Mikoshi, a portable shrine. This sacred festival is to wish for huge harvest, good catch of fish, safety of marine transportation and home. It is unique Shinto ritual to bath Mikoshi in the waterfall around Japan. You’ll be strongly moved this fascinating event!
<Access>Tokyo Station → 230min(Tohoku Shinkansen) → Akita Station → 60min(car) → Oga-shiSee more infohttp://www.namahage-oga.akita.jp/english/index.html
Fun to see various Namahage’s mask!
Experience1 making your own mask
Receiving lectures from the locals!
Being Namahage and try the sacred event
(Inclusion: Transportation fee from Akita Station / Accommodation fee / Meals(dinner, breakfast, lunch) /English-speaking guide / Admission fee for visited sites / Hands-on experiences ）
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