A guided tour to learn about charcoal for Japanese tea ceremony at Ishidadami district, a beautiful SATOYAMA in eastern Uchiko.
Meet a charcoal maker at his kiln and learn about how he makes charcoals and how it affects to life in mountains.
Then, visit Yuge shrine, the symbol of Ishidatami district. In front of the shrine, there is a big pond and beautiful bridge with roof.
Move to Seiryu-en Park to have relax time with some coffee and local made bread toasted by charcoal. You get to see the charcoal on fire and enjoy chatting with the charcoal maker. The park has old style water wheels and beautiful creek, is surrounded by mountains.
You would feel the “Deep Japan” and fall in love in the beauty of Ishidatami nature.
※These photos are for illustrative purposes.
-English speaking guide*
-Meeting a charcoal maker and visit his kiln
-Making fire with charcoal
-Coffee and Local made Bread
*French speaking guide is available with additional 10000 JPY per group
13:30 Meet at JR Uchiko Station or Uchiko Visitor Center = 14:00 Charcoal Kiln (30 minutes) = 14:40 Yuge Shrine (20 minutes) = 15:20 Coffee and bread at Seiryuen (40 minutes) = 16:30 JR Uchiko Station or Uchiko Visitor Center
|Contact||Uchiko Tourism Association |
|Price||2 pax = 24000 JPY per person|
3 pax = 20000 JPY per person
4 pax = 16000 JPY per person
5 pax = 14000 JPY per person
6 pax and plus = 12000 JPY per person
〈Number of people〉
Minimum 2 pax / Maximum 8 pax
20 days ~ 8 days before the start date of the trip 20%, 7 days ~ 2 days before 30%, The day before the start date of the trip 40%, Before the departure time of the start date 50%, After the departure time and No-show 100%
|Operation day||From April to November |
Monday to Friday Only
*Exclude Japan National Holidays