Shichiken Sake Brewery & Ide Sake Brewery Tours & Tastings, Hokuto & Kawaguchiko

In this full-day tour by private car, our guides bring you to two celebrated sake breweries for tours and tastings. The first stop is the family-operated Ide Sake Brewery in Kawaguchiko. After the tour and tasting, you’ll enjoy the sights on the spectacular shores of Lake Kawaguchi.

The next stop is the famous Shichiken Sake Brewery in the picturesque town of Hokuto near Mt Fuji where you’ll enjoy a tasting and tour of a 180-year-old brewery that makes one of the best sakes in Yamanashi Prefecture.

The tour concludes with a soothing visit to one of Japan’s best hot spring bathhouses, Yurari Onsen, where you’ll have magnificent views of Mt Fuji from the outdoor tubs.

This tour is accessible and fun regardless of your level of experience with sake. 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: 8 hours
* Starts: Fujikawaguchiko, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




In this full-day tour by private car, our guides bring you to two celebrated sake breweries for tours and tastings. The first stop is the family-operated Ide Sake Brewery in Kawaguchiko. After the tour and tasting, you’ll enjoy the sights on the spectacular shores of Lake Kawaguchi.

The next stop is the famous Shichiken Sake Brewery in the picturesque town of Hokuto near Mt Fuji where you’ll enjoy a tasting and tour of a 180-year-old brewery that makes one of the best sakes in Yamanashi Prefecture.

The tour concludes with a soothing visit to one of Japan’s best hot spring bathhouses, Yurari Onsen, where you’ll have magnificent views of Mt Fuji from the outdoor tubs.

This tour is accessible and fun regardless of your level of experience with sake. 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
This is a typical itinerary for this product

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

See a magnificent lake and enjoy views of Mt Fuji from its shores.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Mount Fuji, Chubu

Enjoy outstanding views of Mt Fuji and the surrounding countryside.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Shichiken Sake Brewery, 2283 Daigahara, Hakushucho, Hokuto 408-0312 Yamanashi Prefecture

Our guides transport you by private car to Shichiken Sake Brewery in the picturesque town of Hokuto. There you’ll enjoy a tour and sake tasting. Shichiken is a celebrated local sake brewery that is over 180 years old. It is a hidden gem that makes one of the top sakes in Yamanashi Prefecture.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ide Sake Brewery, 8 Funatsu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301 Yamanashi Prefecture

Enjoy a tour and tasting at a family-operated sake brewery in Kawaguchiko.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Fuji Chobo-no-yu Yurari Onsen, 8532-5, Narusawa-mura, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0320 Yamanashi Prefecture

The tour is capped off with a soothing visit to Yurari Onsen, one of Japan’s best hot spring bathhouses where you can enjoy a spectacular view of Mt Fuji from the outdoor tubs. Bathing areas are gender segregated.

Duration: 1 hour