Oyaki Making & Walking Tour around Zenkoji in Nagano

Overview

Enjoy making Oyaki(Japanese Stuffed Dumplings) and you can have it in front of a traditional Japanese sunken hearth, and also you can have local sweets & Matcha tea as we walk through Zenkoji temple’s town area in Nagano.

  • Taste 2 Oyaki, which you have just made, Miso soup & Soba Tea in a traditional Japanese sunken hearth.
  • Explore Nagano’s back street area, where is not on your guide book and you see 1400 years history of national treasure temple
  • Having a Matcha tea in the traditional Japanese style tea place.
  • 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!

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

  • Photo Friendly
  • 4 Hours
  • 1 to 8 people
  • All weather

Trip Itinerary

10:30 PM / Nagano station
Meet Up with our guide at Nagano station
10:45 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.
12:20 - 12:50 / Walking High Street to Zenkoji Temple
You can buy some Nagano’s local products for souvenir on the high street and see 1400 years history of National treasure temple.
13:00 - 13:30 / Walking on back street.
You can choose options to see some important shrines or you can pop in a local shop to have pretty Japanese local sweet.
13:30 / Arrival at Matcha Tea Place
You have Matcha tea in Japanese style room and also very nice caramel custard. *Please note, you have Matcha tea and Japanese sweet on Tuesday*
14:00 - 14:30 / Pop in local shop on back street
You can pop in local shop to see Nagano’s local products and you can have nice chat with the staff.
14:30 / Tour Concludes
The tour concludes at the same place where you meet the guide and the guide will say god bye at this point.
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Oyaki Making & Walking Tour around Zenkoji in Nagano
Sale now ¥10,800/pp
  • culinary experience
  • Walking Tour
  • Includes: Lunch, Sweets & Matcha Tea
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Group: From 1 to 8 pp

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Info

  • Duration: 4 hours, starting at 10:30 am
  • Minimum: 1 people per tour
  • Maximum: 8 people per tour
  • Price: 13,500 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: Lunch, Tea & Sweets, English-speaking guide
  • Excludes: Extra drinks and food (available to purchase), Bullet train tickets and other transportation fees.
  • Meeting location: 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.

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