Food & Cultural Walking Tour around Zenkoji temple in Nagano

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  • 3 hr

Enjoy having Oyaki(Japanese Stuffed Dumplings) in front of a traditional Japanese sunken hearth, and also you have local sweets & Matcha tea as we walk through Zenkoji temple's town area in Nagano. - Taste 2 Oyaki(Japanese Stuffed Dumplings), Miso soup & Soba Tea in a traditional Japanese sunken hearth. - Explore Nagano's back street area, where is not on your guide book and you see 1400 years history of national treasure temple - Having a Matcha tea in the traditional Japanese style tea place. - Learn and practice authentic Japanese eating style and discover other parts of Nagano outside of your guidebook. - Connect with local business owners to learn the history and local culture. *Please let us know if you have any food restrictions beforehand*

Itinerary Details

Operated by: o8Experience

Meet Up At: Meet you infront of Starbucks at Nagano station.
We will explore the greater part of Zenkoji temple town where is an old and residential area. We will visit 2 - 3 local shops to try authentic Japanese bites and sweets.

Stop At: Oyaki House
Taste Nagano's special product "Oyaki", which is Japanese stuffed dumplings and from local village called "Ogawa". Oyaki is cooked in irori, which is a traditional Japanese sunken hearth and you can have it near by cozy & warm bonfire.

Walking High Street to Zenkoji Temple
You can look around some Nagano’s local products for souvenir on the high street and see 1400 years history of National treasure temple.

Walking on back street.
You can choose options to see some important shrines or you can pop in a local shop to have pretty Japanese local sweet.

Arrival at Matcha Tea Place
You have Matcha tea in Japanese style room and also very nice sweets.

Pop in local shop on back street
You can pop in local shop to see Nagano’s local products and you can have nice chat with the staff.

Tour Concludes *The time depends on the group
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