Japanese Red-Crowned Crane Observation Tour Summer - March to October -

Cultural & Theme Tours in Japan

Tour description provided by Viator

Join this unique nature tour to spend two hours with Japanese red-crowned cranes in their native habitat. In a small group of no more than 14, learn about how the cranes live and the impact human beings have upon their environment. Follow your guide to the best spots and enjoy the tranquility of Kushiro Marshland.
At around 10:00am meet your guide at the Toro Nature Center or at JR Toro train station. Advise the tour operator beforehand if you plan to arrive by train.After filling some necessary documents at the reception and completing the safety orientation, proceed to the Red-crowned Crane House. Learn more about the cranes from the various materials available and then follow your guide to the best locations where you can spot cranes. Enjoy the surrounding nature while observing these cranes in their natural habitat. These birds are among the rarest cranes in the world, known in some places as a symbol of luck, longevity, and fidelity.When the tour ends, your guide takes you back to the Toro Nature Center or to JR Toro Station.Please note: A minimum of two people per booking is required.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)