Local traditional sake brewery :Yamano shuzou, and cuisine

Culture Experience Food & Drink History
27,500 JPY - / person
About 6 hours
Language: English

What we'll do

Visit a local sake brewery and meet the Sake master.

After meeting at the JR hirakata-city station, we go to the local sake brewery.
They produce the famous brand sake, Katano sakura. You can see the proccedure of the traditional sake-making.
After the explanation of Sake master, you can taste 5 kinds of sake. If you like, you can buy a raw sake which you can't buy anywhere else.
For lunch, we go to a restaurant which provide the nice lunch of 100 % organic, home-grown ingredients.

Meeting Place

Pick up by a taxi


Price per person (tax included)
27,500 JPY - / person
Max participants
Up to 8 people
Hosted in English
Things you need to know before the tour

Use a private car


  1. 1
    Hirakata city

    Hirakara city is a modan and convenient city with a good access to Kyoto, Nara and Osaka. It is a good place for city commuters and for tourists to stay.

  2. 2
    Yamano shuzou

    Yamano sake brewery is very famous for its brand sake, Katano Sakura which has high reputation among sake lovers. The best thing is that you can taste the raw sake. Before pastewrized, Sake tastes mellow and sweet.

  3. 3
    Sugigohei, organic reataurant

    About 30 minutes' taxi ride takes you to the organice food restaurant called Sigigohei. they serves traditional japanese dishes using the ingredients harvested in their garden.


Your best local friend

Hi, everyone. My name is Kaori Kuzuhara. Call me KK! I live in Nishinomiya city in the vicinity of Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, Himeji which is called Kansai. I’m a national government licensed tourist guide 2014- and enjoying taking guests to the best places in Kansai. My specialty is the friendliness and broad knowledge about religion, culture, and behind- the-scenes stories. Let’s have a quality experience with me and go like a local ,which is only possible with a guide who loves the area. Let’s dive into the deep Japan with me together💕 Your local friend, KK

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27,500 JPY - / person