Oyaki Making Walking Tour around Zenkoji Temple in Nagano

Overview

Enjoy making Oyaki(Japanese Stuffed Dumplings) and you can have it in front of a traditional Japanese sunken hearth. A Nagano specialty, oyaki are roasted dumplings made of wheat and filled with seasonal vegetables or sweet bean paste. You will learn to make oyaki and roast them in a sunken hearth. After enjoying the warm dumplings by the fireplace, your guide will take you to Nagano’s laid back area to visit some local shops around Zenkoji temple

・Making 2 Oyaki and have them with Soba Tea in a traditional Japanese house with sunken hearth.
・Explore Nagano’s back street area, as we walk to Zenkoji temple.
・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 which will be shared with you after the tour!

*Please let us know if you have any food restrictions beforehand*

Trip Itinerary

12:40 PM / Nagano station
Meet with our guide infront of Starbucks Midori Nagano Station
13:00 AM / Oyaki House
Great culinary experience of Oyaki making. Oyaki is cooked in irori, which is a traditional Japanese sunken hearth and you will enjoy having it near by cozy & warm bonfire.
14:20 / Walking to Zenkoji temple
Explore more about Nagano!! After enjoying Oyaki maiking, your guide will take you to Nagano’s laid back area to visit some local shops around Zenkoji temple
15:10 / Tour Concludes
The tour concludes at the same place where you meet the guide and the guide will say god bye at this point. but If you would like to explore different places like local shops after this tour, you can say good bye to your guide at around Zenkoji temple area, where is easy to get back to Nagano station by yourself.
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Oyaki Making Walking Tour around Zenkoji in Nagano
Sale now ¥13,500/pp
  • culinary experience
  • Walking Tour
  • Includes: Lunch, Sweets & Matcha Tea
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Group: From 2 to 8 pp


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Info

  • Duration: 2.5 hours, starting at 12:40 am
  • Minimum: 2 people per tour
  • Maximum: 8 people per tour
  • Price: 13,500 JPY (incl. tax) per person, Child (3-12) 11,000 JPY (incl. tax)
  • Infants (0-2) are free of charge.  An infant lunch is not included 
  • Includes: Lunch, Tea and English-speaking guide
  • Excludes: Extra drinks and food (available to purchase), Bullet train tickets and other transportation fees.
  • Meeting location: Starbucks Midori Nagano 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.

Lunch & Tea

You will have absolutely enough meal for lunch and Japanese tea.

Instagram

Take the photo of spots on back street in Nagano for your Instagram album.

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