Local traditional sake brewery :Yamano shuzou, and cuisine
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.
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
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.
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.
3Sugigohei, 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