For 10,000 years
one with the Mountains

What is Yamaura?

A culture in tune with
the land and its seasons,
a wisdom that embraces
even the coldest winter

What is Yamaura?

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.

What is Yamaura?

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.

What is Yamaura?


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Our Adventures

  • History and Culture

    Fujimori Terunobu Tea House Tour

    Price: JPY10,000 Duration: 3H
  • Farming and Everyday life

    Rural Village Stay

    Price: JPY 10,000 (tax excl.)~ Duration: 1 night (14:00~next day 9:00 OR 16:00~next day 11:00)
  • History and CultureManufacture and Crafts

    Shinshu Saws: Smithy Guided Tour

    Price: JPY 3,500 ~(tax excl.) Duration: 2h
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Model Itineraries

  • History and CultureManufacture and CraftsNature and OutdoorFarming and Everyday lifeCouplesFriendsWinter

    A Little Luxury in Winter

    Schedule: 3 days (2 nights)
  • Manufacture and CraftsNature and OutdoorFoodWinter

    Winter Highlights -a kingdom of frost-

    Schedule: 2 nights 3 days
  • History and CultureNature and OutdoorFoodFarming and Everyday life

    Japan Guide Outdoor Adventure Tour

    Schedule: 3 days (2 nights)
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