[Program currently off season] Traditional Local Meals Experience

  • Program
    Per person (2 participants):40,000 JPY
    time period
    April 1, 2020~November 30, 2020 [Handled by the Request Base]
    1-night, 2-day trip
    Language English

Stay in a traditional kominka at Omori no Sato, where you will have a chance to make meharizushi.

The Omori no Sato is a kominka more than 100 years old.
Renovation work was supervised by Alex Kerr.
The lodging offers an opportunity to experience life with views of a splendid mountain landscape.
You will also be able to make the local delicacy, meharizushi, for a bento lunchbox, with guidance from the locals.

*This is a 1-night, 2-day trip where you will interact with local people and feel true Japanese culture.

Program details
Program [Program currently off season] Traditional Local Meals Experience
Program fee

Per person (2 participants):40,000 JPY

Available time period

2020-04-01 - 2020-11-30

Schedule ○Day 1 (no guide service)
Check-in at the ryokan
*Check-in time is after 3pm
18:00/19:00 Dinner at the ryokan
Free to relax on your own for the rest of the day

〇Day 2
7:00 Breakfast at ryokan
8:30 Meet with the guide
Take a taxi to Musashi area
9:00 Experience making local delicacy, Meharizushi
10:30 Take a taxi to the ryokan or bus stop
Things to bring / required items Nothing in particular
Included in this fee Taxi (on day 2), 1 night accommodation at ryokan (dinner and breakfast included), Experience of making Meharizushi, Guide(on day 2)
Not included in fees Round trip bus fare, Personal expenses
Meeting location Omori no Sato
Address of meeting location Totsukawa-mura Yoshino-gun , Nara-prefecture

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Payment method Please pay by credit card
Language English


*You will stay at Omori no Sato.


22 days before reservation or later : 0%
21~15 days before reservation or later : 50%
14 days before reservation or later : 100%
No contact / no show : 100%

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  • Profile

    Nara Visitors Bureau is a DMC (Destination Management Company) based in this ancient city, Nara. We offer various tours that are not just sight-seeing visits, but are cultural and historical experiences in which you can feel, touch and taste the real Nara.


    Company information

    Company:Nara Visitor's Bureau
    Address:3 Ikeno-cho Nara-city Nara-prefecture

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