Private Tour - A breath taking spot, Akiu! Enjoy wine and hot springs

This is a plan to enjoy Akiu in the hot spring area. It is not just hot springs!
First visit a village where Japanese craftsmen live. Experience ‘Kokeshi,’ Japanese traditional painting of dolls.
Stop by for some delicious soba, and why not try some wine after? Take a moment to relax as you admire the vineyards in the winery establshed in 2015.
Let’s not forget the hot spring to relax your body and mind. Lastly a valley enjoyable through the seasons, and pick up some unique rocks as souvenirs.
A wonderful hot spring resort that can be reached in 1 hour from Sendai by bus, a major city in Tohoku region. Why not take a trip to refresh your mind and body?
* Duration: 7 to 8 hours
* Starts: Sendai, Japan
* Trip Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife >> Wine Tasting & Winery Tours




This is a plan to enjoy Akiu in the hot spring area. It is not just hot springs!
First visit a village where Japanese craftsmen live. Experience ‘Kokeshi,’ Japanese traditional painting of dolls.
Stop by for some delicious soba, and why not try some wine after? Take a moment to relax as you admire the vineyards in the winery establshed in 2015.
Let’s not forget the hot spring to relax your body and mind. Lastly a valley enjoyable through the seasons, and pick up some unique rocks as souvenirs.
A wonderful hot spring resort that can be reached in 1 hour from Sendai by bus, a major city in Tohoku region. Why not take a trip to refresh your mind and body?

Itinerary
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Stop At: Akiu Traditional Craft Village, Uehara-54-20 Akiumachi Yumoto, Taihaku Ward, Sendai, Miyagi 982-0241, Japan

Located close to Akiu onsen, this is where the craftsmen making traditional crafts of Miyagi gather. Of course you can both buy and experience various crafts. We recommend espeically the painting of wooden dolls, “kokeshi.”

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: すずめのお宿, Akiumachi Yumukai, Taihaku Ward, Sendai, Miyagi 982-0245, Japan

Teuchi (Handmade) Soba Suzume no oyado: Eat thick buchwheat noodles made from Yamagata buckwheat flour. Hand-made mori soba has a very fine texture, it leaves you wanting more. Eating this with locally grown radish is delicious!

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Akiu Winery, Japan, 〒982-0241 宮城県仙台市太白区秋保町湯元枇杷原西6

This winery was established in 2015. Experience wine tasting while watching the beautiful winery. Delicious ice cream is also sold here.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Hotel Zuiho, Japan, 〒982-0241 Miyagi, Sendai, Taihaku Ward, Akiumachi Yumoto, 字 除26−1

A famous hotel of Akiu with a hot spring facility. There are 6 open-air baths in a beautiful Japanese garden. This wil sure give you a sense of openess and refreshes your mind and body.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Rairaikyo Gorge, Akiumachi Yumoto, Taihaku-ku, Sendai 982-0241 Miyagi Prefecture

A valley lined with stones, eroded by the Natori River flowing into Miyagi prefecture. The valley is 650m in length 20m in depth. Feel the power of nature as the rock towers high.

Duration: 1 hour