Flying Squirrel Watching Tour

Come out to the woods at dusk and see the world’s largest flying squirrel. The program begins with a talk on its diet, how far it flies and other interesting information. Walk outside, and experience the silence of the squirrel’s flight broken only by the excited gasps of the audience.

About Japanese giant flying squirrel

・A Japanese endemic species
・Nocturnal animal
・Type of giant flying squirrel inhabits only Asia.

Tour Details

Dates March 13th – November 30th, 2020
Duration 90 minutes
  • Adults (13 years old and above) – 3,400 yen per person
  • Children (6-12 years old) – 2,500 yen per child
Age restriction 4 years or older
Reservation Required 90 minutes before departure (accepted in order of arrival)

Starting Times

Month 1st-10th 11th-20th 21st-31st
March 5:30PM-7:00PM 5:30PM-7:00PM
April 5:30PM-7:00PM 5:45PM-7:15PM 5:45PM-7:15PM
May 6:00PM-7:30PM 6:10PM-7:40PM 6:20PM-7:50PM
June 6:30PM-8:00PM 6:30PM-8:00PM 6:30PM-8:00PM
July 6:30PM-8:00PM 6:30PM-8:00PM 6:15PM-7:45PM
August 6:15PM-7:45PM 6:00PM-7:30PM 5:50PM-7:20PM
September 5:30PM-7:00PM 5:20PM-6:50PM 5:00PM-6:30PM
October 4:50PM-6:20PM 4:30PM-6:00PM 4:20PM-5:50PM

4:15PM-5:45PM 4:00PM-5:30PM 4:00PM-5:30PM

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Picchio aims for this coexistence and is taking actions to make humans and bears able to live together while maintaining a moderate distance.