Katsunuma Wineries and Koshu Wine Tasting Half-Day Tour By Car Near Mt Fuji

In this half-day tour by private car, our guides bring you to Katsunuma, in the picturesque Koshu Valley near Mt Fuji, where most of Japan’s wine is produced. There, at two award-winning wineries, you’ll enjoy tasting delicious wines made from not only Western grapes but also the indigenous Koshu variety for which Japanese winemaking is best known.

Between wine tastings, our guides bring you to vista points where you’ll have magnificent views of undulating hills, the majestic shores of Lake Kawaguchiko and Mt Fuji.

This tour is accessible and fun regardless of your level of experience with wine. It’s an excellent choice for your vacation or as a gift to family or friends.

Unlike our other tours, there is no bike riding during this tour.

Your guides will be native English speakers who also speak and read some Japanese.
* Duration: 4 to 5 hours
* Starts: Fujikawaguchiko, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




In this half-day tour by private car, our guides bring you to Katsunuma, in the picturesque Koshu Valley near Mt Fuji, where most of Japan’s wine is produced. There, at two award-winning wineries, you’ll enjoy tasting delicious wines made from not only Western grapes but also the indigenous Koshu variety for which Japanese winemaking is best known.

Between wine tastings, our guides bring you to vista points where you’ll have magnificent views of undulating hills, the majestic shores of Lake Kawaguchiko and Mt Fuji.

This tour is accessible and fun regardless of your level of experience with wine. It’s an excellent choice for your vacation or as a gift to family or friends.

Unlike our other tours, there is no bike riding during this tour.

Your guides will be native English speakers who also speak and read some Japanese.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Katsunumacho Katsunuma, Koshu, Yamanashi 409-1316, Japan

Our guides transport you by private car to Katsunuma, a region in the picturesque Koshu Valley near Mt Fuji where the majority of Japan’s wine is produced. There, at three award-winning wineries, you’ll enjoy tasting delicious wines made from not only Western grapes but also the indigenous Koshu variety for which Japanese winemaking is best known.

Between wine tastings and a delicious gourmet lunch at a five-star restaurant, our guides will bring you to vista points where you’ll take in magnificent views of undulating hills, placid lakeshores and Mt Fuji.

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Lake Kawaguchiko, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0300 Yamanashi Prefecture

In Kawaguchiko, you’ll take a fascinating tour of a charming, family-owned sake brewery (or you may substitute an additional winery visit in Katsunuma for the brewery, if you prefer). You’ll also see a magnificent lake and enjoy views of Mt Fuji from its shores.

Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: Mount Fuji, Chubu

Enjoy outstanding views of Mt Fuji and the surrounding countryside.

Duration: 10 minutes