For 10,000 years
one with the Mountains
A culture in tune with
the land and its seasons,
a wisdom that embraces
even the coldest winter
Explore the breath-taking
natural beauty of the region.
Hike in silent mossy forests immersed in a sacred atmosphere,
Trek to the summits of the Yatsugatake and
enjoy the spectacular view of Mt. Fuji and the three ranges of the Japanese Alps,
Cycle along the foothills of the mountains
through lovely rural villages and terraced rice fields.
Delve into the awe-inspiring and
characteristic local culture.
Cook with the village grannies and prepare unique dishes such
as rustic mochi with perilla sauce or elegant colorful agar cakes,
Spend a day with a famer helping with the harvest,
preparing preserves and eating delicious fresh vegetables,
Visit a producer’s or artisan’s workshop,
observe up-close the technique of a smith and make your own Japanese knife.
Fujimori Terunobu Tea House Tour - October 2022 Reservation Information
New Activity! Farm Stay Retreat at Tateshina Kitchen House
Six more signature experiences by Chino Tabi have been selected by Japan’s official travel website
Chino Tabi has been awarded the "Shoku Kakeru Prize" -"Food X ... Prize"- in the "Shoku Kakeru Prize 2020" contest by the Ministry of Agriculture of Japan!
Manufacture and CraftsFoodFarming and Everyday lifeFarming and Everyday life
Miso Making ExperiencePrice: JPY 7,700/person Duration: 4 hr
FoodFarming and Everyday lifeFamilies
Kanten, a harvest of icePrice: JPY 3,850/person Duration: 1.5 hr
Nature and Outdoor
Kita-Yatsugatake Snow HikePrice: JPY 15,300/person Duration: 5.5 hr
History and CultureNature and OutdoorFoodFamiliesCouplesWinter
Active and comfortable winter vacation in ChinoSchedule: 5 days (4 nights)
History and CultureFood
Journey into the frosty food tradition of the YamauraSchedule: 2 days 1 night
History and CultureFoodFarming and Everyday lifeFamiliesCouples
Authentic Rural Japan Experience [Yamaura Stay- Kiyomizu & Hanato] 3 days 2 nightsSchedule: 2 nights 3 days