Shimatoworks Ltd. is a tour planning company. We offer very localized experiences for tourists visiting Japan. Starting in 2011, we have built up strong connections with local people such as farmers, fisherman, and artisans who love their culture and history. Since 2016 we have been coordinating tours for visitors from various countries including Canada, USA, Australia and Korea, and Hong Kong.We focus on participating experience and walking tours enjoying the nature and culture of Awaji Island. We make tours that are flexible and tailor made. Awaji Island is an easy day trip or weekend away from the big cities of Kyoto and Osaka. Leave the hustle and bustle behind and be charmed by the slow pace of Awaji Island for an unforgettable experience.
Awaji Island

Our Location

Awaji Island floats between Honshu and Shikoku.
We have a beautiful nature, artisan for food and crafts, fishery, and extraordinary cuisine that you can experience.
One of the mythology tells us Awaji Island is the first island that formed for Japan.
There are many locations that are related to the legends of how this nation was born.