【Live Tour】Kagoshima / Japanese Whisky from the most southern land
What we'll do
This is a special tour only for 16th August and a unique opportunity to visit the distillery from the comfort of your room and enjoy a “visit” to Japan with representatives of the Mars Distillery.
Japanese whisky is getting popular all over the world. One of the popular distilleries "Mars" has two distilleries, one in Nagano and another in our local, Kagoshima. It is located in the most southern land of Japan. The history of making whiskey in Kagoshima is not that long but this company is the specialist in making good quality liquor.
The quality of whisky turns out unique and special due to the climate of Kagoshima. Why don’t you join the tour to see how they are making their whisky?
The craftsman is taking you with the guide to the distillery. It is a perfect tour for Japanese whisky lovers!
The tour with the souvenir (5,400yen) is available. Please check the page.
- Price per person (tax included)
- 1,650 JPY - / person
- Max participants
- Up to 20 people
- Hosted in English
- Communication tools
- Please download Zoom in advance.
- Best for enjoying Japan
- Things you need to know before the tour
-The live tours will be held using Zoom.
-Personal computers and smartphones can be used to participate, but when using a smartphone, please be sure to download the Zoom application in advance.
-The tour ticket includes tea souvenirs (Kagoshima Fukamushi Tea 50g). You will receive it after the tour.
-The URL and emergency number for the live tour will be sent to the email address you used to register no later than one hour before the start time.
-The Zoom will open to participants five minutes before the start of the tour.
-Participants may join the tour even if the start time has passed. However, please note that we will not be able to receive or respond to messages after the tour begins.
-Depending on the internet connection on the day of the tour, there may be issues with the sound or video. We ask for your patience and understanding.
-Any internet or data fees incurred by participation in the live tours are the sole responsibility of the participant.
-In order to avoid any mishaps or trouble, the live tour may be recorded.
-The company and the WOW U mediators (guides) will not be responsible for any malfunctions of participants’ computers, smartphones, or tablets that may occur during the live tours.
-Please note that the contents of the live tours may be changed in the case of bad weather.
-Reservations cannot be canceled after payments have been made. Please double check your reservation before finalizing your purchase.
1OLD DISTILLATION TOWER
Meet Mr. Tsuchiya the head of the distillery and your guide at the entrance of the Mars Tsunuki Distillery. They will take you first to learn the history of the company at Old Distillation Tower.
At the pot still area, meet Mr. Kusano the head of producing whisky, and learn their craftsmanship.
3GUEST HOUSE "HOJO"
Visit their guest house "Hojo"and learn about their products. You can visit this house, which has a beautiful Japanese style garden in the future for your real tasting!
Through Experience, Explore Kagoshima
Explore Kagoshima, the southernmost island of Kyushu with us! We, team TABITTO provide experiences, which are interactive, personal and create memories of a lifetime. Apart from learning about the history, culture and food through these experiences, you will be able to experience a different perspective about Kagoshima as you meet various local artisans and professionals. Join our virtual tours!