Ogi Shiroyama ~ GeoPark Walk

The town of Ogi that is host to the main events at Earth Celebration was a thriving port city for precious metals during the Edo period. The site of upheaval on the ocean floor created by an earthquake over 200 years ago can be seen in Ogi and there the vibrations of the earth can still be felt. Enjoy this stroll with a professional guide.



Course Number


Date & Time

Aug. 27 (Sat) and 28 (Sun) 9:00~17:00, special registration


500 yen


Walks depart when there are at least 2pp

Meeting location

Marine Plaza Ogi ~ Experience Sado Program Registration Counter. From there to the site participants will walk.


Registration is available between 9:00~17:00. Tours will depart let by a tour guide whenever there are at least 2pp assembled. The complete walking course take about 90 minutes.

Sites visited

Central district of the town of Ogi, walking paths within Shiroyama Park, etc.

Tour conductor

None. Tour will be led by on-site staff.

In cooperation with

Sado GeoPark Guide Association

What to bring (Required)

Comfortable walking shoes, clothing for changing climate, raingear in the case of rain, drink


This program will be carried out in the case of rain

The walking course has a slope of about 30m; please wear comfortable walking shoes.