Prices and Reservations

Performance period
May 11 through Oct. 15
Performance time
Around 19:45
Meal arrangement
Each fee only covers boarding.

Departure time and prices

[Shared-ride boat]

Departure time Adults Children
18:15 3,400yen 1,700yen
18:45、19:15 Weekend and holidays 3,400yen 1,700yen
Weekdays 3,100yen 1,700yen
  • *The price includes the consumption tax.
  • *”Adults” refers to persons who are junior high school students and older and “children” refers to three year-olds to elementary school students.
  • *All boats are non-smoking.
  • *For discount information, please check here.

【Chartered boat】

Departure time
The boat departs at your desired time between 17:30 and 19:15.
Boat for 50 persons 136,000yen
Boat for 40 persons 108,800yen
Boat for 30 persons 81,600yen
Boat for 20 persons 54,400yen
Boat for 15 persons 40,800yen
All boat prices increase by 50% on the following days when a fireworks festival is held.
July: Last Saturday
August: First Saturday
  • *The price includes the consumption tax.
  • *All boats are non-smoking.

Reservation method

(1) When making a reservation directly with the Gifu City Cormorant Fishing Observation Boat Office
For a chartered boat, please make a reservation by phone.
For a shared-ride boat, please make a reservation by phone or through the Internet.
Please make your reservation in advance.


Business hours: 8:45 to 17:30 (or 20:00 when cormorant fishing is being performed).

(2) When making a reservation with a cormorant fishing accommodations plan

All arrangements, including boat reservations, preparation of meals and beverages, etc., are prepared by the accommodations.

Link to accommodations

Website of “Hotels and Inns along the Nagara River” by Gifu Nagaragawa Onsenryokan Kyodo Kumiai (Cooperative Association of Hotels and Inns at Gifu Nagara River Hot Springs)

Website of Member Hotels of the Gifu Hotels Association