Kyoto Sake Brewery Tour with Lunch

Beginning in the Fushimi district of Kyoto, your guide will take you through the streets of this charming, sake brewing district where you will see various traditional and modern sake breweries and get a sense of the area’s 400-year-old sake brewing tradition.

During the tour, you will eat a seasonal lunch in a local restaurant before heading out to the Gekkeikan Okura Sake museum where a brief history of Japanese sake can be understood. Since they have been making sake since 1637, with a nearly 4 centuries-old process, you will really see how things have been done for generations. You will also get a chance to see the Sake brewery and the traditional brewing process which involves a combination of water, malt, yeast and steamed rice.

You will visit both a small and large sake brewery to get a sense of the differences of scale and of course try their sake and other products.
* Duration: 3 hours
* Starts: Kyoto, Japan
* Trip Category: Shopping & Fashion >> Shopping Tours




Beginning in the Fushimi district of Kyoto, your guide will take you through the streets of this charming, sake brewing district where you will see various traditional and modern sake breweries and get a sense of the area’s 400-year-old sake brewing tradition.

During the tour, you will eat a seasonal lunch in a local restaurant before heading out to the Gekkeikan Okura Sake museum where a brief history of Japanese sake can be understood. Since they have been making sake since 1637, with a nearly 4 centuries-old process, you will really see how things have been done for generations. You will also get a chance to see the Sake brewery and the traditional brewing process which involves a combination of water, malt, yeast and steamed rice.

You will visit both a small and large sake brewery to get a sense of the differences of scale and of course try their sake and other products.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Softbank Fushimimomoyama [ Wye Mobile Agency ], Japan, 〒612-8082 Kyoto, Fushimi Ward, Ryōgaemachi, 4-chōme−291−1 辻熊ビル

Meeting Point – in front of Softbank in Otesuji Shotengai. Then join our 3-hour tour of Fushimi district, Kyoto’s Sake district.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchicho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 612-0882 Kyoto Prefecture

Fushimi Inari Taisha

Stop At: Gekkeikan Okura Sake Museum, 247 Minamihama-Cho, Fushimi-Ku, Kyoto 612-8045 Kyoto Prefecture

During the tour, you will eat a seasonal lunch in a local restaurant before heading out to the Gekkeikan Okura sake museum where a brief history of Japanese sake can be understood.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Fujioka Shuzo, 672-1 Imamachi, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, 612-8051, Japan

Ending Point – Bar

Pass By: Chokenji-temple, 511 Higashiyanagichō, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, 612-8211, Japan

Chokenji temple

Pass By: Fushimi Park, 7 Tōryōchō, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, 612-8107, Japan

Fushimi Park

Pass By: Teradaya, Minamihamacho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 612-8045 Kyoto Prefecture

Teradaya

Pass By: Daigo-ji Temple, 22 Daigo Higashi Ojicho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 601-1325 Kyoto Prefecture

Daigo-ji