Houseboat on the Niyodo river

The cleanest river in Japan

Houseboat on the Niyodo river


[ Advance Bookings Necessary ]

about40min by car from Jyoseikan

for person ¥1,852 / for child(under school children) ¥926 (without tax) • free for a guardian We charge ¥1,000 for second person. • It costs ¥19,000 (one hour) for reservation charge by 10 people.

The sightseeing boat operates 5 times a day, and takes about 50 minutes for one round trip from boarding point to the bridge. There are blue skies and mountains, so you can please relax and enjoy nature in a wonderful place.

  • Operating period/all year
  • Closed/no holiday
  • Time/10:00~17:00
  • Place/209-1 Motomura Hidaka Ville (meet there, break up there)
  • Required time/50 minutes
  • Participants/10
  • The deadline for reservation/17:00 of the day before
  • (note1) There are limited numbers, so we suggest you call us for reservation.
  • (note2) We appreciate your understanding that the activity might be canceled due to bad weather or condition of river.
  • (note3) The boat leaves on time. We would like you to finish signing in at the reception 10 minutes before boarding.
  • (note4) The event might be canceled on the day due to discharge from the dam.
Timetable for the sightseeing boat

• The first boat/ 10:00~
• The second boat/ 11:30~
• The third boat/ 13:00~
• The fourth boat/ 14:30~
• The last boat/ 16:00~

We accept reservation for only 17:00~19:00 in July and August.
( We also follow the above timetable for group reservation. )