Based in the 100-year-old restaurant “Ukiyo” in Nakamachi, Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture, the “100-year-old restaurant Ukiyo-based local production, discovery, and experience tour” will begin in mid-May, where you can taste restaurant dishes and tour cultural attractions in Joetsu City.
Nakamachi, Joetsu City 3 100-year-old restaurant Ukiyo
This tour was planned by “Land Staff Tourism Business Development Office Co., Ltd.” to let people inside and outside the region know about Joetsu’s various specialties, cultural attractions, and hot new spots.Six new courses have been added to the previously announced 6 courses, and we are recruiting participants for all 12 courses.
The dates of the added 6 courses are as follows.
* All courses will be set up at the 100-year-old restaurant “Ukiyo” at 11:00 am / dissolved from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
■ Course content & schedule
Honzan Jokoji Temple: To the largest Shinshu main hall and Shinran saint’s main hall in Niigata prefecture
Ukiyo — Jokoji Temple (explanation at the main hall of a national important cultural property, tour of the main hall of Shinran saints and treasures) — Ukiyo or Takada station square
Departure dates: June 4th (Friday), June 27th (Sunday), July 23rd (Friday / holiday)
Price: 12,600 yen (tax included with special lunch at the restaurant)
Kokei Kobayashi’s art appreciation and Japanese painting experience with “Kanrenkai”
Ukiyo — Takada Castle Ruins Park “Kanrenkai” — Kobayashi Kokei Memorial Museum (Guided tour by curator: Museum works and Kokei House tour-Japanese painting production experience) — Takada Castle Ruins Park walk — Ukiyo or Takada station square
Departure dates: Saturday, July 17, Sunday, July 25, Saturday, July 31, Saturday, August 7, Saturday, August 21
Price: 14,000 yen (tax included with special lunch at the restaurant)
“Thatched roof and moss garden / mansion over 130 years old” To Tominaga Hayashi’s house
Ukiyo — Hayashi Tominaga’s house (Explanation of the house by the storyteller and tasting fermented sweets at a cafe overlooking the garden) — Ukiyo or Takada station square
Departure dates: May 31st (Monday), June 11th (Friday), June 28th (Monday), July 9th (Friday), July 16th (Friday)
Price: 16,800 yen (tax included with special lunch at the restaurant)
Sake brewing village Sakaguchi Memorial Hall “Rakuhouan de KikiSake”
Ukiyo — Sakaguchi Memorial Hall (After the director’s storyteller and a tour of the old Sakaguchi family’s house, the sake of local sake at Rakuhouan) — Ukiyo or in front of Takada Station
Departure dates: June 18th (Friday), July 18th (Sunday), August 9th (Monday / holiday)
Price: 15,800 yen (tax included with special lunch at the restaurant)
Western-style architecture in the Meiji era: Over the Former Self-Defense Force Barracks, 400 years old, “Ameya, the oldest in Japan”
Departure dates: June 7th (Monday), June 18th (Friday), July 3rd (Saturday)
Price: 11,600 yen (tax included with special lunch at the restaurant)
Railway town Naoetsu “SL ride experience at D51 Rail Park”
Ukiyo — Echigo Tokimeki Railway “Naoetsu D51 Rail Park” (SL ride experience and train exhibition of the former JNR era, enjoyment experience with enjoy ticket and rail goods shopping) — Ukiyo or Takada station square
Departure dates: June 12th (Sat), June 19th (Sat), June 27th (Sun)
Price: 13,800 yen (tax included with special lunch at the restaurant) * 300 yen discount for elementary school students and younger
All courses will meet at the 100-year-old restaurant “Ukiyo”, tour the building of a nationally registered tangible cultural property, and enjoy a special lunch at the restaurant.
Special lunch at a restaurant (pictured is an image)
After that, walk or take a taxi to go around each course.The application deadline is 5 days before each departure date.The application deadline will be closed as soon as the capacity reaches 10 people.
Hundred Year Restaurant Ukiyo Local Production / Discovery / Experience Tour
■ Application deadline: 5 days before the departure date of each course (each course has a capacity of 10 people on a first-come, first-served basis, minimum number of people 4 people)
* Detailed information can also be found on the “Hundred Years Restaurant Ukiyo Homepage“.
■ Application: TEL 025-524-0001 (Secretariat / Hirayama / Izumi), email firstname.lastname@example.org
* For more information on the 6 courses announced earlier, please see “A new course has appeared on the experience tour based on the 100-year-old restaurant Ukiyo! (Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture)”.