Matsumoto Castle, Sake, Food & Craft Beer Walking Tour

Enjoy Matsumoto Castle, Sake, Food & Local Craft beer at Matsumoto city in Nagano !!

Overview

You can do Sake Tasting in friendly owner’s brewery,  have wonderful local Matsumoto food for lunch and drink great local craft beer. We will walk through famous street in old town as well as hidden places to explore more about Matsumoto city. Of course in this tour you will enjoy Matsumoto castle which  is ranked in top 3 beautiful castle in Japan and is a registered National Treasure. 

  • Matsumoto castle entrance fees are included
  • Sake Tasting
  • Lunch
  • Local Craft Beer(1 drink)
  • Walking through one of the busiest streets in Matsumoto city and you can enjoy Japanese stalls
  • Learn and practice authentic Japanese eating style and discover other parts of Nagano outside of your guidebook.
  • Connect with local business owners to learn the history and local culture.
  • Photography Tour
    We will be on hand to take some happy snaps(by DSLR camera) which will be shared with you after the tour!
  • Photo Friendly
  • 4.5 Hours
  • 2 to 10 people
  • All weather

Trip Itinerary

10:00 / Matsumoto station
Meet Up with our guide at Matsumoto station and head to Matsumoto castle
10:20 / Matsumoto castle
Arrival at Matsumoto castle. You go to enter Matsumoto castle and see inside of national treasure.
11:30 / Arrival at Sake brewery
It’s like visiting to grandparents. The place is run by old owners. A lovely experience, delicious sake and enjoy having a look at inside of brewery.
12:15 / Lunch
You have Matsumoto’s local lunch.
13:30 PM / Nawate street (Frog street)
After Lunch, we move to Nawate street called Frog street. Here, you can grab some food from stalls, such as Sweet rice dumpling, Taiyaki, and Oyaki.
13:45 / Drink Craft Beer
You have Matsumoto local craft beer here and you can still explore Matsumoto city.
14:00 / Nakamachi shopping street
Arrival at Nakamachi shopping street and you can see 400 years of history of castle town
14:30 / Tour Concludes
The tour concludes at Matsumoto station and your guide will say good-bye here.

*If you want to explore more Matsumoto by yourself, you can stay in Nakamachi street area to wander around to continue your adventure*
Have a Question?

Feel free to reach out and we're happy to answer any questions you may have.

Matsumoto Castle, Sake, Food & Craft Beer Walking Tour
now on sale ¥13,500/pp
  • Walking Tour
  • Includes: Lunch, Matsumoto castle entrance fees & Sake Tasting
  • duration: 4.5 hours
  • Group: From 1 to 8 pp

¥15,500 now on sale
¥13,500 per person

 BOOK NOW
October 2020
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
2829301234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930311

Info

  • Duration: 4.5 hours, starting at 10:00 am
  • Minimum: 1 people per tour
  • Maximum: 10 people per tour
  • Price: 15,500 JPY (incl. tax) per person, Child (3-12) 9,500 JPY (incl. tax)
  • Infants (0-2) are free of charge.  An infant lunch is not included 
  • Includes: Matsumoto castle Entrance fees, Lunch, Sake Tasting, Local Craft Beer(1 drink) & English-speaking guide
  • Excludes: Extra drinks and food (available to purchase), Bullet train tickets and other transportation fees.
  • Meeting location: Matsumoto station
Professional Guide

Local expert, personable English-speaking guides

Walking tour

This is an easy going walking tour. You can come just as you are

Drinking

You will enjoy tasting local Sake & local craft beer.

Instagram

Take the photo of spots around Matsumoto castle as well as on back street in Matsumoto city

Related Tours

Choose from our comprehensive list of guided, sightseeing, and family Nagano tours.

3 Hours

Nagano Sake Tasting Walking Tour

VIEW TOUR
4 Hours

Oyaki Making & Walking Tour around Zenkoji in Nagano

VIEW TOUR
3 Hours

Food & Cultural Walking Tour around Zenkoji temple in Nagano

VIEW TOUR
2.5 Hours

Izakaya Food Tour in Nagano

VIEW TOUR
6-7 Hours

Togakushi Shrine Hiking Trails Tour

VIEW TOUR

Check Our Blog

Sun Sun Winery in Shiojiri City

Sun Sun Winery in Shiojiri City Long time no see. Hello! I’m Risa. I visited Sun Sun Winery in Shiojiri City today. There are many wineries in Shiojiri. It is a hidden wine region. Autumn is the season for grapes. … Read More

Featured Post

Bakery in Matsumoto

Bakery in Matsumoto Bakery Sweet Hello everyone! I’m sorry I couldn’t post because the nurse’s work was busy. Today, I went a bakery “sweet ” ,located a 1-minute walk from my house to have breakfast. Sweet is a popular and … Read More

Featured Post

Yummy milk bread

Yummy milk bread Boulangerie Nakamura I came to Shiojiri next to Matsumoto to work as a nurse.For lunch, I bought bread at Boulangerie Nakamura, a long established bakery. It is about 5 minutes walk from Shiojiri Station.Danish bread is famous, … Read More

Featured Post

Roadside station (Michinoeki) in Shiojiri city

Roadside station (Michinoeki) in Shiojiri city Hello! Today, I’m at the Michinoeki Osakada in Shiojiri City, which is next to Matsumoto City. Michinoeki is a car rest area! Michinoeki Osakada  is a facility with areas such as athletics, go-karts, putter golf, museums, … Read More

Featured Post

Birthday Cake in Matsumoto !

Birthday Cake in Matsumoto ! My birthday☆ Hello! Nagano has become hot hot summer! !! !! Due to the high altitude, the skin has sunburn in the daytime. However, it is cool at night and we can spend without air … Read More

Featured Post

AEON MAL MATSUMOTO

Hello! I’m Risa. It was going to rain today, so I came to AEON MALL with my children. It was opened in Matsumoto 3 years ago. AEON MALL is a huge shopping mall that opens all over Japan, Southeast Asia and China.  … Read More

Featured Post

Tea Shop

胡蝶庵 Tea shop Nagano is now in the rainy season.  Rainy and cloudy days continue every day. It continues to rain, but thanks to it, I feel that the greenery of the mountains has become deep green! Today I went to … Read More

Featured Post

Flower arrangement : IKEBANA

IKEBANA (Flower arrangement in JAPAN) IKEBANA is one of my hobbies. I loved flowers since I was little, so I have been studying under professor Ozawa for about 5 years. Flowers are healed me every day, no matter how busy … Read More

Featured Post

Intro:Live Online Walking Tour in Nagano City

Overview * THIS IS AN ONLINE EXPERIENCE by using Zoom * Enjoy watching live online tour in Nagano city. ■ This online experience is recommended for people who is – Planning to visit to Nagano city and Japan near future … Read More

Featured Post

Barbecue in Matsumoto City​

Barbecue in Matsumoto City Today, I went to Shisuien in Matsumoto City and had a barbecue with my friends. The weather was sunny and the  pleasant wind . What a wonderful barbecue day! Shisuien is a facility where we can … Read More

Featured Post