ZAO FOX VILLAGE
No hand warmers allowed.
If the hand warmer falls, the fox will accidentally swallow them and die.
For this reason, No hand warmers allowed.
Before entering the hall, please put all the hand warmers you are wearing in your bag and enter.
The same goes for Heatpacks, Peacock Pocket Warmer Types, and Pasting type warmers.
I’m sorry in the cold, but please cooperate.
Our Village is closed on Wednesdays.
Period of No regular holiday ・February ・August
Reservation is required for a group of ten visitors and more. Reservation must be notified 7 days in advance. If you come without prior notice, We refuse admission. Contact Us
-from March 16 through November 30 Open: 9:00 am Close: 5:00 pm Last admission is at 4:30 pm
-from December 1 through March 15 Open: 9:00 am Close: 4:00 pm Last admission is at 3:30 pm
Adults (13 plus)
Children (12 and under)
Animal Feed (Optional) 200 yen/a bag
Credit Cards Accepted Souvenir Shop
No Credit Cards Accepted Admission fee Animal Feed Fox hug experience fee
Transportation by Bus
●Castle Kun Bus
Castle Kun Bus connects Shiroishi Station (the old line) and the Kawarago Dam every Tuesday and Friday.
The first bus departs at Shiroishi Station at 7:58 and arrives at the Kawarago Dam at 8:55.
The second bus departs at Shiroishi Station at 13:35 and arrives at the Kawarago Dam at 14:32.
Ask the bus driver to stop in front of Zao Kitsune Mura (fox town).
For your way back, please get on the bus that arrives at the Kawarago Dam at 14:32.
Or you can always ask the bus driver where to wait for the bus on your way
back when you get off.
The bus is closed from December 29th until January 3rd.
Transportation is only taxi.
Bus fare: ¥200
●Yakushi-no-Yu Shuttle Bus
Runs everyday since May 1, 2015.
10:30 Yakushi-no-Yu ⇒ 12:00 Sendai Station East Entrance
12:30 Sendai Station East Entrance ⇒ 14:00 Yakushi-no-Yu
*Please make your reservation at least three days in advance.
If you are staying at Yakushi-no-Yu,
you will have a driver take you to and pick up at Zao Kitsune Mura.
For more details, please go to TokuToku Jouhou (valuable information)or contact Shiroishi Onsen Yakushi-no-Yu.
Address & Contacts
Zao Fox Village (Miyagi Zao Kitsune Mura)
11-3 Kawarago, Fukuokayatsumiya
Shiroishi-shi, Miyagi-ken 989-0733 Japan