Activities

Hananomai Sake Brewery Tour in Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka

Open year-round

Visit Hananomai sake brewery founded in 1864 in Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture. On this guided ...
  • Japanese Culture
  • Other
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

The traditional dyeing technique Hamamatsu Chusen tour

Open year-round

Chusen Some is a traditional dyeing of yukata which has been passed down since the mid-18th Century. ...
  • Traditional Crafts
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

One day Zen experience(okuyama Houkouji)

Open year-round

You can try a casual Zen experience such as Shojin Ryori, Zazen, Shakyo and Shabutsu while sightseei ...
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Aikido Experience

Open year-round

Reccomended for those who: -Are interested in self-defence -Want to improve their health and flexibi ...
  • Sports/Outdoor
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Eel Catching & “Kabayaki” BBQ Experience by Lake Hamana

Open year-round.

Lake Hamana near Hamamatsu city is famous across Japan for its excellent-quality freshwater eel. Ful ...
  • Sports/Outdoor
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Seine Fishing, Boat Cruise & BBQ Lunch on Lake Hamana

Open year-round.

In this experience, you will take part in a seine fishing activity on Shizuoka prefecture’s La ...
  • Sports/Outdoor
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Traditional Chusen Dyeing in Hamamatsu

Open year-round.

Hamamatsu in Shizuoka prefecture is famous for the quality of its cotton, as well as its superior dy ...
  • Traditional Crafts
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Japanese Taiko Drum Making in Hamamatsu

Open year-round.

The taiko drum is an incredibly important instrument in Japanese culture. With a history stretching ...
  • Traditional Crafts
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Hamamatsu Music City Tour with Mouthpiece Making Workshop

Open year-round.

In the first half of this tour, you will visit Yamaha’s dedicated museum, Innovation Road. Fou ...
  • Other
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Hamamatsu’s Ryotanji Temple & Garden Tour

Open year-round.

On this tour you will visit the grounds of Ryotanji Temple, an ancient Zen temple in Hamamatsu first ...
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Soy sauce making experience tour

Open year-round

The wooden factory, a designated cultural asset used for over 100 years since Meiji era, is one of t ...
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)
  • Winter (December-February)

Traditional “Ebisuki” Night Fishing on Lake Hamana

April-October

Ebisuki fishing is a one-of-a-kind fishing technique where shrimp and other shellfish are caught by ...
  • Sports/Outdoor
  • Japanese Culture
  • Spring (March-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (September-November)