May 11, 2014
Ukai (Cormorant Fishing) on the Nagara River, Gifu Pref.
11th May - 15th October, 2014 | on the Nagara River, Gifu Pref.
Cormorant Fishing is carried out on the Nagari River near Gifu.
The cormorants have ropes tied around their legs and are used by fisherman to catch small fish in the river. It is only done at night and lanterns are used to attract the fish.
# For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/140511nagara.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] ›› http://www.gifucvb.or.jp/sightseeing/ukai.php