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Stargazing in the Middle of Rice Paddy

Stargazing in the Middle of Rice Paddy

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm a photographer in Sakata, Yamagata, Japan. As a photographer, I know many places where you can enjoy nature and local culture with beautiful scenery. I thought that Airbnb would be a great chance to show you all my hometown. I'm clarified in stargazing, and I took coffee losson at Tully's, one of the major coffee chains in Japan. I'm a food hygiene manager and have a drink concession…
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What we’ll do

Shonai area is well-known as one of rice producing region in Japan. You might be able to imagine how rice paddies look like during the day, but how about at night? Rice paddies are one of the best place for stargazing--there are less light and other tall objects like houses or trees. On this tour, I will bring you to the middle of rice paddies and let's enjoy stargazing! First, please come to…

What else you should know

*This tour can be cancelled due to bad weather *Please let me know if you are on a special diet, such as vegan, or have any allergy *Please bring your jacket *Please wear comfortable shoes

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Feel free to share your preference and I will do my best to accommodate!
Tickets
Optional: Visiting local observatory. They open only weekends from April to November. Please let me know if you would like.

What to bring

jacket
bug spray
comfortable shoes like sneakers

Where you'll be

Please come to my office by taxi, bus or train. My office is right in front of a bus stop called Minami-hirata shougakkou mae. The nearest station is Sagoshi station, and you will see a light-blue building on the left side. After very brief meeting, we go to rice field right behind my office. Please warm up yourself since it's sometimes cold even in summer. Visiting a local observatory is optional

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

*This tour can be cancelled due to bad weather *Please let me know if you are on a special diet, such as vegan, or have any allergy *Please bring your jacket *Please wear comfortable shoes
Yuka
social gathering
Stargazing in the Middle of Rice Paddy
New experience
$32/person
New experience
$32/person