Learn about Nature,
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An Oki Geopark tour that brings you closer to nature and culture
The "Oki Geopark" was officially certified by the Global Geopark Network in 2013. At "Oki Shizen Mura (Oki Nature Village)" in Ama, Nakanoshima, Oki Islands, you can participate in the "Amacho Geopark Tour" alongside a professional tour guide. On this tour, you can experience the magnificent landscape of Oki and its unique plants, geological formations, and culture. On the Akiya Coast where crimson cliffs contrast stunningly against the backdrop of the emerald green sea, you can listen to intriguing stories such as the legend of the goddess and how the fault was rumored to have been formed from the tour guide. At the Oki Shrine, you will also be told the story of Emperor Go-Toba who was swept onto Oki and you can learn more about the unique history of these islands.