HIDA SAKE BREWERY TOUR
2,000 JPY / person
1.5 Hours (9:00-10:30 / 11:30-13:00 / 14:15-15:45 / 15:45-17:15)
DEPARTURE & RETURN POINT
JR Hida-Hagiwara Station (40min from Takayama / 15min from Gero)
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS
- Max: 8 people
- Min: 1 person
- English Speaking Guide
- Sake Brewery Visit
Note 1: 5 or more kinds of sake will be provided, depending on the season.
Note 2: During the tour, you can leave luggages inside of the store nearby the station.
SCHEDULE (When the tour starts at 9:00)
- 8:50 Meet up at Hida Hagiwara Station
- 9:00 Tour Starts
- 9:10 Walk around Hagiwara town
- 9:20 Visit Tenryo Sake Brewery
- 9:45 Sake Tasting
- 10:30 Tour Finishes
DESCRIPTION & FEATURES
Hida Sake Brewery Tour takes place at the country town named Hagiwara, which is near from Takayama and Gero Hot Spring. The tour starts at Hida Hagiwara station and you will know the history of town first while leisurely walking. It has historically strong ties with Takayama from Sengoku period (16C). There is a traditional building along the Hida Way at the center of Hagiwara. That is Tenryo Sake Brewery, which is the main content of tour. Tenryo Sake Brewery started in Edo period (17C) and now it is representative of sake breweries in Hida region.
Their best brand sake named "Tenryo" has won lots of awards not only in Japan, but in overseas and it is served in some high-class Japanese-style restaurants. At Tenryo Sake Brewery, you will see the inside to know more about ingredients of sake and the brewing process, while smelling sake in the air. After the special experience, you will enjoy Tenryo's sake, depending on the season and your favorite. You will be able to buy what you like there in the end of tour. If you love sake, why not join in Hida Sake Brewery Tour?