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The Japanese Alps Trek, Nagano - 6 days | 4 day hike

The Japanese Alps Trek, Nagano - 6 days | 4 day hike

Picture yourself traversing over 3000m/ 9850ft high ridgelines connecting Japan’s tallest mountains trailing off endlessly into the distance with dramatic 360 degree views. The Alps in Nagano is like nowhere else in Japan. While it is best known to the international community for world famous ski resorts, to the Japanese it is equally known as the Mecca of hiking. While the high altitude mountains offer unrivalled scenery, the real magic is the multi-day hiking experience available to those “in the know”. Thanks to comfortable mountain hut accommodation providing bedding and fresh meals, you are afforded the luxury of travelling light each day & waking up in the clouds. 2020 TOUR DATES August 3 - 8 September 21 - 26 September 28 - October 3 October 5 - 10 October 12 - 17 Join us in October for the brilliant display of colourful autumn leaves at their peak. To learn more about this tour please visit our Quest Adventure Tours website.
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,389.67
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$1,389.67

2 Hour Soba Noodle Making & Tasting Enriching Experience

2 Hour Soba Noodle Making & Tasting Enriching Experience

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100% hands-on from start to finish, experience a uniquely authentic Japanese Cuisine for yourself! The region of Matsumoto is famous for the quality of its Soba (buckwheat flour noodles), thanks to the exceptional quality of the local environment. Just a short walk from Matsumoto Castle, you can sample this traditional Japanese dish and even have a go at preparing it yourself! The soba-making workshop is an opportunity to get more than just the literal bite of this tradition. Step into the shoes of an apprentice and learn from an experienced soba master! Discover all the basics and learn how to use authentic soba-making tools. The activity is divided into two stages and it’s completely hands-on from start to finish. The best part is you get to eat your own noodles at the end! This is an exciting and enriching experience you can share with family and friends, and an unforgettable way to discover a unique aspect of Japanese cuisine! The Soba master speaks English and Japanese.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.62
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$106.62
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Tabi Yoga

Tabi Yoga

Navigator: Tomoko Yoga Alliance RYT200 Other sports: Rhythmic gymnastics, Shorinji Kempo(Kuro-obi), Aerobics 9yrs experience in meditation Bach/FES flower essence practitioner Art Therapist Access bars practitioner Travel more than 15countries, have lived in U.S.A, Singapore, Australia.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$69.59
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$69.59

A tour of Karuizawa's Power Spots & Amazing Views A bowl of rice bowl

A tour of Karuizawa's Power Spots & Amazing Views A bowl of rice bowl "Shigenoya" with a bowl of rice bowl lunch set

It is a recommended course to explore the three major scenic & power spots in Karuizawa by shuttle taxi. Even non-cars can travel efficiently around 3 places with poor public transportation access. You can experience the beautiful nature and landscape of Karuizawa from the fresh green season to the autumnal season!
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.22
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$98.22
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BTF Abandoned Village Cycling Tour

BTF Abandoned Village Cycling Tour

- Friendly and informative local guide. - Learning about Japanese ancestral life at the foot of Mt. Madarao. - Riding on off-road trails, mostly downhill and venture into the woods. - Distance of 14km/8.6miles. Maximum elevation difference of 600m/1,968.5ft. - Using a popular fat bike which is an off-road bicycle with oversized tires allows for a smooth ride over rough obstacles.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$67.85
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Apple Picking Activity

Apple Picking Activity

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Exciting hands-on introduction to the famous Nagano Prefecture's apples! Discover a local legend among the traditional farmers! Experience what it is like to work on an apple orchard or just come to try the fresh apples you can pick right from the tree. There are a few different varieties of apples grown here, each variety depending on the time of year. The Shinano Sweet Apples are available from early to mid-October, Shinano Gold from mid-October to the end of the month, and in November enjoy Sun Fuji Apples! Experience Matsumoto’s beautiful landscape from a unique perspective. Talk with local farmers and share their experiences of rural life. This is your opportunity learn what it’s like in a traditional Japanese orchard and gain an appreciation of the country lifestyle in Nagano! In order to preserve and protect the apple orchard, we do not accept more than 5 people per booking. Your local farmer speaks English and Japanese.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.08
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$29.08
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Apple picking experience

Apple picking experience

・You can tasty and pick apples with your own hands.And walk up in the beautiful Japanese countryside. ・In this farm grows a few different kinds of apples including the Shinano Sweet and Sun Fuji varieties. ・English-speaking staff will guide you to know the farm and Japanese apples. ・Great access to farm!It is a 7 minute walk from JR "Iiyama" station.
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  • 40 minutes
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$12.60
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$12.60

Ski Lesson Inn Karuizawa

Ski Lesson Inn Karuizawa

We will provide skiing and telemarking for beginners to intermediate level students in an easy-to-understand and kind manner. You can also change the lesson contents in the morning and afternoon, so please join with your family We recommend Karuizawa, which is slippery from both Tokyo and the station, but it is possible in other areas if you have special needs.
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  • 5 hours
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$436.16
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$436.16
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BTF Rural Japan

BTF Rural Japan "FURUSATO" Cycling Tour

Great way to experience a beautiful countryside of Japan and visit popular sightseeing spots around Iiyama city. The rural landscape with lush mountain scenery is dotted with traditional old houses. You will feel like you have gone back in time and see a simple life of local people in Japan countryside. - Friendly and informative local guide. - Exploring beautiful, yet completely different scenery with Japan's distinct four seasons. - Stopping at cherry blossom spots during the blossoming season. - Total cycling distance is 15km/9.3miles - Mostly flat route, easy for riders of basic fitness. - Visiting Buddhist Alter Street and historical temples. - Discover unique traditions and life styles in a harsh winter.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$58.16
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Live Online Walking Tour in Nagano City

Live Online Walking Tour in Nagano City

* 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 - Willing to know about Japan but don't really like to travel, prefer to watch live at home - Having difficulties to go out - Willing to know Japanese real local culture & people ■ In this tour We go to Zenkoji Temple We explore Nagano's back street area, where is not on your guide book and you see 1400 years history of the town. We can see a traditional Japanese Houses, like sunken hearth for making Oyaki (Japanese Stuffed Dumplings) ** Please note that the route could be changed by weather and seasons **
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$36.35
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All-in-One Crash Course (Ninja, Samurai & Taiko)

All-in-One Crash Course (Ninja, Samurai & Taiko)

There's no better place to experience Japanese history and culture than in a city with a real castle from the feudal era! Come and enjoy three different experiences with this unique workshop! Taiko Drumming: Our passionate instructors will guide you step-by-step as you progress through the many rhythmic patterns that gradually increased in difficulty. Learn how to become a real Taiko Drummer right next door to Matsumoto Castle! Samurai Sword Fighting: Experience for yourself this ancestral fighting art. Learn how to handle a sword and after covering some moves, you can have your stage combat recorded on video. Become the star of your own samurai story! Ninja Experience: A fun experience for all, especially for families with kids. The Ninja Master will teach you three major ninja methods: Ninja Throwing Stars, Ninja Blowguns and Ninja Combat. Receive Ninja training from a Ninja Master and become a real Ninja Warrior! Activity available in English and French.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$213.24
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Matsumoto Half-Day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

Matsumoto Half-Day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

This value-packed trip with a nationally/state licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Matsumoto! Matsumoto is an attractive, cosmopolitan city featuring a superb castle, pretty streets, galleries, and cafes. Matsumoto is a great stepping stone on your way to the Northern Alps, or you can simply enjoy the city's fresh air and dramatic scenery of the nearby mountain peaks. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a four-hour tour that's best for you! Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: Nationally and State Licensed Tour Guide-Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.
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  • 4 hours
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$96.93
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$96.93
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Nagano Winter Special Tour

Nagano Winter Special Tour "Snow Monkey and Snowshoe Hiking"!!

You can enjoy to observe lovely wild monkeys bathing in an outdoor hot spring at Snow Monkey Park. Each monkey has different personality and it's quite fun to be able to watch them from very close. After the monkey park, we are visiting an old Shinto shrine called Togakushi shrine which has been one of the most important place for the mountain worship since ancient era. The shrine and precincts forest are all covered with thick snow during the winter season. However,by snowshoeing, it is the perfect opportunity to discover areas that are inaccessible any other time of the year. Frozen bodies of water and a heavy carpet of snow make otherwise untraversable terrain accessible. I will lead you to these undisturbed areas, so you can explore and appreciate the unspoiled nature around you. I'm a National Government licensed guide interpreter as well as licensed mountain trekking guide. Let's have a cup of coffee on the snow made table and chair :)
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$369.68
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$369.68
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Matsumoto Castle, Sake, Food & Craft Beer Walking Tour

Matsumoto Castle, Sake, Food & Craft Beer Walking Tour

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 - Matsumoto 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!
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$150.23
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Matsumoto Castle Tour & Samurai Experience

Matsumoto Castle Tour & Samurai Experience

Become the star of your own samurai story! There's no better place to have your Samurai Experience than in a city with a real castle from the feudal era! First take a tour of Matsumoto Castle, one of only five castles designated a “National Treasure” of Japan! The castle walls contain the oldest original five-tiered, six-story castle tower that still exists in Japan today. During your visit, discover Matsumoto city’s ancient Samurai history! Then experience a live hands-on Samurai Sword Fighting activity! Choose the colors of your own outfit that consist of a Yukata (light kimono), Hakama (wide-leg pants), and Obi (belt). Then select your swords! The staff will dress you like a real Samurai Warrior. After covering the moves, you can have your stage combat recorded. With the decoration and atmosphere you'll think you set foot onto a movie set! Activity available in English and French.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.31
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Soba Noodle Making in Matsumoto, Nagano

Soba Noodle Making in Matsumoto, Nagano

With this tour you will be able to learn how to make your very own Soba noodles. You will be taught the basics of making soba, afterwards a professional soba chef will instruct you on making your soba. From creating the dough to cutting the dough into noodle slices, you will be able to experience what the soba chef does for a living. Of course after all your hard work, you will be able to eat your very own masterpiece.
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  • 1 hour
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$49.71
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Wasabi Farm Discovery - Private Tour

Wasabi Farm Discovery - Private Tour

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Have ever seen real Wasabi? Discover the Japan’s largest Wasabi Farm! Like a little spice? The Wasabi farm is a popular tourist friendly destination and is comprised of many large fields with a meticulously maintained network of small streams that constantly provides each wasabi plant with pure clean water. Wasabi is an essential element in Japanese cooking, but a lot of people, even many Japanese, are not aware of where it comes from. Take a stroll through the Wasabi fields and discover all the secrets of the Wasabi! We recommend you try some of the many different Wasabi-flavored products during your visit, such as Wasabi ice cream, Wasabi beer, Wasabi sausages or even a Wasabi burger! Our tour is the easiest way to visit the Wasabi farm! Tour available in English and French/
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.92
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Snow mountain hiking to enjoy with family! Ice cream making snowshoe

Snow mountain hiking to enjoy with family! Ice cream making snowshoe

* Hiking the snowy mountains at the foot of Mt. Asama with snowshoes! * Experience making original ice cream while hiking! * Recommended for families because there are few up and down courses! * After the tour, you can also enjoy hot springs and lunch at the Takamine Kogen Hotel! * A free pick-up car is also available from Karuizawa Station!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.65
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$59.65
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-Taste the seasonal taste of Karuizawa-Karuizawa gourmet farm pottering

-Taste the seasonal taste of Karuizawa-Karuizawa gourmet farm pottering

A pottering tour around the farm area and the gourmet spot in the farm area and the starting point of Karuizawa. While cycling, you will be able to have a confectionery experience of making harvest and jam at the berry garden, and for lunch you can enjoy the vegetables that you picked yourself at the farm as a salad lunch on the spot. If it is fine, a large panorama of Mount Asama spreads along the course. Karuizawa's unique tandem (bicycle) is recommended for families.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.41
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Visit local house with ONIGIRI (Rice ball) making experience in Karuizawa!

Visit local house with ONIGIRI (Rice ball) making experience in Karuizawa!

House visiting tour that you can experience how Japanese live there. The house is located in a very historical area where people is usually not allowed to come in expect residents. You can enjoy learning Japanese daily life and the story what brought the house owner to Karuizawa. Also, you can experience to make Onigiri (Rice ball) which is Japanese essential finger food with the house owner.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.41
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$99.41

[Nagano/Day trip] Experience making apple candy-candy is crisp and apple is juicy! Let's make your own original apple candy~

[Nagano/Day trip] Experience making apple candy-candy is crisp and apple is juicy! Let's make your own original apple candy~

[Point 1] Nagano prefecture is famous for producing apples. You can experience making apple candy using delicious apples from Nagano prefecture. We will teach you how to make candy with crisp candy and juicy apple with delicious apple candy. In addition, you can experience apple harvesting for an additional fee (+500 yen). We will also inform you about apple varieties that can be harvested on the day, how to distinguish delicious apples, and how to harvest. All-you-can-eat and unlimited time. [Point ②] It is a 7-minute walk from "JR Iiyama Station" along the Hokuriku Shinkansen line, making it easy to access by traffic. It takes about 2 hours from Tokyo Station, 1 hour from Kanazawa Station and 10 minutes from Nagano Station to "JR Iiyama Station". [Point ③] A Japanese guide who speaks English will guide and treat you. Foreigners living in Japan can also enjoy it without feeling stress in the language. Of course Japanese people are also welcome! [Point ④] There is also free Wifi, free parking and a clean Western toilet (barrier-free, diaper change available). Ideal for stopovers during sightseeing!
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  • 30 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$9.69
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$9.69
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Matsumoto Discovery - One Day Private Tour

Matsumoto Discovery - One Day Private Tour

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Discover a real feudal era castle and much more of Matsumoto City on a personalized full-day tour! Explore all the nooks and crannies of the city! Our local resident English or French speaking guides are available to provide the most fascinating and enjoyable experience possible. Experience Matsumoto from a local’s point of view! You may customize your half-day itinerary however you desire and explore each site in whatever order you wish. Or simply follow our recommended tour. Let us help you choose the best option to meet your needs! Take more than just a tour, discover ancient history and wisdom, have a unique and enlightening experience! Get a glimpse of all there is to explore in Matsumoto City! The provided tour details is our recommended itinerary. Tour available in English and French.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$193.85
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BTF Rural Japan

BTF Rural Japan "FURUSATO" Cherry Blossom Cycling Tour

Missed cherry blossoms in Tokyo? If you arrived in Tokyo too late for the cherry blossoms, don't give up yet. Cherry blossoms tend to bloom here in northern Nagano about two weeks later than those around central Tokyo. It only takes about 100 mins to be here from Tokyo station by Hokuriku Shinkansen. Cycling tour is a great way to experience a beautiful countryside of Japan and visit popular sightseeing spots around Iiyama city. The rural landscape with lush mountain scenery is dotted with traditional old houses. Let's go find a simple life of local people in Japan countryside with us! - Friendly and informative local guide. - Stopping at cherry blossom spots during the blossoming season. - Exploring beautiful, yet completely different scenery with Japan's distinct four seasons. - Total cycling distance is 15km/9.3miles - Mostly flat route, easy for riders of basic fitness. - Discover unique traditions and life styles in a harsh winter.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.16
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Izakaya Food Tour in Nagano

Izakaya Food Tour in Nagano

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Join our tour for a night out to feel like you are residents. Unlike Tokyo, Osaka and Kyoto, it will be very difficult to find where the locals go to eat and drink in Nagano. Your local expert guides take a small group of eight or even 1 guest to the nice Izakaya and backstreet bars, such as Jazz bar, Whiskey bar in Nagano city, where you can chill out and drink to continue the evening. ・4+ mouth-watering Japanese food tastings, enough for a full dinner meal, such as Edamame, Fried food, Stewed pork & Soba ・2 Drinks included in tour price ・Local expert, personable English-speaking guides ・Hidden bar and introductions. Please let us know if you have any food restrictions beforehand.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.85
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