Exploration Saruta cave

Let’s go for eco-friendly tour in Niyodo river. ~fascinating cave tour~

Exploration Saruta cave


2 hours course

[ instructor included, Advance Bookings Necessary ]

about60min by car from Jyoseikan

We only accept reservation from customers who stay at Jyoseikan.

¥3,400 per person (without tax) admission fee for local industry museum• full caving outfits・guide charges

Once upon a time Ninja were training at this cave, and discovery of this cave precedes that of Ryugado (one of the caves in Kochi). You can experience the dark, and there are many highlights, such as mysterious spring. This is the kind of experience you can’t have in the city.

  • Operating period/all year
  • Time/Enquiries are required.
  • Meeting place/at Hidaka village vegetable store sunsun market
  • Participants/10 (Please let us know, there is more than 10 people.)
  • Minimum participants/4
  • Attendants/No (Staff will manage there.)
  • The deadline for reservation/a week before
  • Terms for participation/People who is over primary school age and have confidence in physical strength and are brave.
  • We might cancel the tour in case of bad weather.
  • You go to the meeting place by your car and sign in at the reception desk.
  • You move to the local industry museum in front of the Saruta cave. (On the way to the museum, you will take guidance and guide by the radio.)
  • You visit to the local museum, and look at farm tools and instruments.
  • After warming up and explanation of caution, you explore the cave finally! (time of exploration / about one hour)

* It takes about 2 hours. There are steep ladder and ascent at the second half. We might turn back according by participants’ strength and conditions.