Day Trip to Tashirojima Cat Island from Ishinomaki Instant Confirmation

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Adorable cats at Cat Island

Enjoy a day at the famous Tashiro Island aka Cat Island in Miyagi. Take a taxi and a ferry to the island and stroll around freely to see the sights. You also have the option to visit a manga museum.

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Reach Cat Island without any difficulty! A taxi will pick you up from Ishinomaki Station and bring you to the ferry port where you can show your voucher to get your tickets. Once you arrive on the island, enjoy sightseeing freely and a nice lunch on the nearby "Manga Island". If you choose the Ishinomori Manga Museum as your drop-off point, you can also take a look around the museum which houses the works of Shotaro Ishinomori, creator of the Kamen Rider series.
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Price
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You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 5.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 54.23
USD 54.23
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 45.19
USD 45.19
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 54.23
USD 54.23
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 45.19
USD 45.19
  • Duration: 7 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / General admission (some attractions excluded) / Transportation fee / Japanese-speaking driver
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • Check-in
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  • Drop-off
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  • 08:15 Check-in at Ishinomaki Station Main Exit
  • 08:45 Board the Ajishima Line Ferry
    JTB cats1 At the ticket counter, show your reservation confirmation sheet or a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail to the staff. Round-trip tickets and a map of Tashirojima will be given to tour participants. Then show your ticket to board the ferry and head for Cat Island!
  • 09:45 Disembark and Enjoy Sightseeing
    JTB cats1 You will be able to go sightseeing around the island on your own. Look forward to seeing the large number of cute cats which outnumber the humans! There is even a Cat Shrine you can visit as well as the nearby Manga Island
  • 11:00 Lunch (approx 1 hour)
    Eat lunch at the meal venue on the 2nd floor of the Center House on Manga Island.
  • 14:12 Board the Ferry Back
    JTB cats ferry Take the ferry back from Tashirojima. Be sure to get to the departure point at least 10 minutes prior (14:02).
  • 15:15 Drop-off at Either Ishinomaki Station or Ishinomori Manga Museum
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
Additional Note(s)
    • Depending on the circumstances, certain tour dates may be cancelled, or the tour may not operate.
    • At the meeting point, the driver will be waiting for participants holding a card with the tour name. Please note that the drivers speak Japanese only. Drop-off will be at the Ishinomori Manga Museum or Ishinomaki Station. (Please specify the drop-off point at the time of booking.)
    • Depending on weather and sea conditions, the ferry may not be in operation, may not dock at the port, or the timetable may be changed. Before the tour, please be sure to inform the tour operator of your accommodation and contact details. If the tour is cancelled, customers will be notified by the conducting company or their travel agent.
    • Please note:
      Transportation may be delayed due to traffic conditions. No refunds, and no compensation will be given for ferry costs, meal costs, taxi fare, etc. to participants who arrive late, even due to a public transportation delay.
    • A separate charge is required to enter the Ishinomori Manga Museum. Please specify the drop-off location at the time of booking.

      As the tour ends after the drop-off, participants must go back to Ishinomaki Station from Ishinomori Manga Museum on their own.
    • Transportation expenses to the meeting location are not included.
    • The sea may be rough depending the weather conditions, so those with motion sickness are advised to take medicine prior to boarding.
    • Please note that the cats in Tashirojima must NOT be fed.
      - If visitors feed the cats more than the suitable amount of food, the cats' health may be endangered.
      - Crows may eat leftover food and attack kittens or old cats to keep the food for themselves.
      - Feeding of the cats can lead to the harm of island residents due to cats' excrement.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 5.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 8 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Please contact Veltra immediately if you make any changes to your booking once it is confirmed, as:

    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 8 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 54.23
USD 54.23

Taxes & fees included

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Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 7 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch
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