Kayoi Whale Festival
Using a fin whale model of a length of 13.5 m the old style whaling of the Edo period is reenacted. The picture of brave men in red loincloth assembled through a nationwide public advertisement who are challenging the whale is a must-see.
In addtion events like a Japanese-style regatta race making use of the valuable assets of the fishing city Kayoi take place.
July 15, 2018
|Location||Oura Umetatechi Kayoi Nagato City Yamaguchi Prefecture|
|Access||(1) It is Bus 25 minutes from JR Nagatoshi Station
(immediate "通漁協前" Getting Off)
|Office of Inquiry||Kayoi Whale Festival Executive Committee TEL: 0837-28-0008|