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Okazaki-City Otogawa River Fishing Weir (Otogawa Yana)

Date : June 13 to Late November 2020
*: Reservations Required

  • Otogawa River Fishing Weir (Otogawa Yana)
  • Otogawa River Fishing Weir (Otogawa Yana)
  • Otogawa River Fishing Weir (Otogawa Yana)
  • Otogawa River Fishing Weir (Otogawa Yana)

Crystalline Waters Where You Can Catch "Ayu" Sweetfish With Your Bare Hands and Have Fun Barbecue Parties!

A place for the fun "tsukami-dori" bare-hands fishing during summer, and buckwheat "soba" noodle making experiences in the winter! Enjoy the vibrant nature at this calm spot!


  • Multipurpose toilet
  • Souvenirs
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
Date : Buckwheat Soba Noodles Kneading Experience - Mid-October to early May.

Fishing Weir - Early May to late November.
2020 Season: June 13 (Saturday) to late November

*: Season Start Ceremony date changes every year - regular operation begins from the following day.
*: Reservations required
Holding time : 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (last order at 2:00 PM)
Place : Otogawa River Fishing Weir (Otogawa Yana)
Location : 〒444-3617
23 Himukai, Awabuchi-cho, Okazaki-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : •Sweetfish Bare-hand Catching (Ayu-no-Tsukami-Dori)
-Fun Catching Course
Course 1 (3 ayu fishes) 1,610 yen
-Fun Catching & Cuisine Course
Course 2 - Grilled (Yaki) (3 ayu fishes) 2,280 yen
Course 3 - Complete Meal Set (3 ayu fishes) 2,530 yen

•Meals (starting from 1,100 yen*)
-Ayu Specialty (April to November)
-Boar, Veal Specialty (November to May)
-Medicinal Herbs Set (October to May)
-Nukata Town Stone Mill Ground Buckwheat Soba Noodles (October to May)

*: Menu contents may vary, please confirm directly with the facility.
*: Use of charcoal barbecues requires advance reservation and separate fee.
Parking : Available, free of charge (accepts tour buses)
Restrooms : Available
Phone number : 0564-82-2089
Holidays : Open everyday in July and August. In other months, closed on Tuesdays.

Note: This page may not be current due to update time differences between site databases.
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  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    From Motojuku Station of the Meitetsu Nagoya Line, take the Meitetsu Bus Kuragari Line bound for Kuragari Keikoku (Kuragari Gorge) via Nukata Shisho, get off at Ue-Awabuchi and walk a short distance northwards.
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Approx. 10 min. from Okazaki-Higashi I.C. on the Shin-Tomei Expressway or;
    Approx. 25 min. from Okazaki I.C. on the Tomei Expressway or;
    Approx. 25 min. from Otowa-Gamagori I.C. on the Tomei Expressway

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