Go, World Heritage Site! Walk Through a Gold-Mining Town[Applications for this event has ended]

Come experience the intriguing Sado gold mines! A rare opportunity that is not usually available to regular tourists, this casual stroll through the Sado mines will make you feel like a local!

Date & Time

Aug. 18 (Sat) 9:45-12:00
[Applications for this event has ended]


Adult 2,500 yen, Children (elementary school age and under) 1,500 yen
*Included in the ticket fee:
Local transportation from meeting location to the activity location, guide fare, meal, insurance


3 people


20 people

Meeting location

Sado Tourism Association Aikawa Tourist Information Centre (next to Sado city office Aikawa branch bus stop)

Getting to the site from the meeting location

Aikawa Tourism Circle Bus “Kinzan Gururin”


9:45 Meet and register at Sado Tourism Association Aikawa Tourist Information Centre
10:00 Travel via Tourism Circle Bus “Kinzan Gururin”
10:10 Begin stroll
11:45 End stroll
12:00 Respond to survey at Sado Tourism Association Aikawa Tourist Information Centre, dismissal
The program will take 2 hours.

Sites visited

Facilities related to the Sado gold and silver mines, Kyomachi-Dori arcade, Kiatazawa Flotation Plant, etc.

Tour conductor

None. Tour will be led by on-site staff.

In cooperation with

Sado Gold and Silver Mines Guide

What to bring (required)

Comfortable walking shoes, adjustable layers of clothing for varying temperatures, rain gear in the case of rain, drink


This program will be carried out in the case of rain.
Bento lunches will be distributed after the walk.
This program connects with the EC Special Bus departing 12:15 from Sado City Office Aikawa Branch (相川支所).

Ticket orders

Tickets will go on sale on June 15 (Fri) beginning at 9:30. For details, click here.

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