Mogami River Boat Line Descent

Learning about cultural ties between the Mogami and Shonai regions while enjoying the four seasons


Mogami River Boat Line Descent


〒999-6401 Yamagata Prefecture, Mogami-Gun, Tozawa Village Oaza Furukuchi 86-1


The Mogami River, theme of one of Basho’s haiku, and a film setting for “Oshin” (an internationally-famous TV show), connects the cultures of the Mogami and Shonai regions. In 2017 and 2018, the Mogami River Boat Line Descent was ranked number 1 out of 30 sightseeing boat tours reviewed by professional judging committees. On the approximately one-hour boat ride, the boatman entertains by singing famous rafting songs in foreign languages.