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Ohno hoe​manufacturing tour*September to November 2022 will be temporarily closed due to the busy season.

​​[The only blacksmith in Hidaka Village! ] Have you ever seen iron turn red? At a blacksmith who specializes in making hoes by hand, you can see up close how iron is heated, hammered, and shaped. Just watching the craftsman's streamlined handwork and the way the shape changes can make you feel calm.



Capacity8 people (minimum number of participants: 1)

Experience timeabout 30 minutes

Reservation slot①From 10:00 ②From 11:00 ③From 14:00 ④From 15:00

*Only ② and ③ are available on weekdays​, only on Saturdays ① to ④ (closed on Sundays and national holidays)

*Some days may not be held due to the circumstances of the craftsman.

Reception place:Village Information Center Hidaka (1478-9 Hongo, Hidaka Village)​

Experience location:Ono Hoe Factory (1503 Hongo, Hidaka Village)

*If you come by car, you can park at Muranoeki Hidaka

* About 2 minutes on foot from the village information center Hidaka (reception)


price1,000 yen/person (tax included)

*Includes guide fee and insurance

★For Ryoma Passport (privilege: village station Hidaka discount ticket)

★ Reservation required (until 12:00 two days before)

★Parent-child discount available (1 child under elementary school age is free for each adult)​




[Precautions/points to keep in mind]

* Cancellations must be made by 12:00 noon the day before. After that, 100% cancellation fee will be charged. (Excluding bad weather)

* Please note that cancellations may occur after the reservation is confirmed due to the convenience of the experience operator.

*In the unlikely event that an accident or injury occurs during the experience participation, we will correspond with the insurance of this association. Please note that there is no guarantee outside the scope of insurance. (*Please feel free to contact the tourism association staff for details of insurance contents such as insurance amount and payment conditions)

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