Sano-machiba Walk and Japanese Pottery Art Experience

4 hr

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You will visit the middle-class merchant house (former residence of the Niigawa family).

Furusato-machiyakan, one of the designated cultural assets of Izumisano, has been well preserved, so visitors can still imagine how people were living in old days. 

Niigawa family had engaged in soy sauce industry from the late 18th century. 

Since Sano-machiba was developed spontaneously, the houses were built along roads unsystematically. Roads are curved and narrow. You might feel as if you had...
You will visit the middle-class merchant house (former residence of the Niigawa family).

Furusato-machiyakan, one of the designated cultural assets of Izumisano, has been well preserved, so visitors can still imagine how people were living in old days. 

Niigawa family had engaged in soy sauce industry from the late 18th century. 

Since Sano-machiba was developed spontaneously, the houses were built along roads unsystematically. Roads are curved and narrow. You might feel as if you had strayed into a maze.

HIGHLIGHTS

・You will visit a pottery kiln and you will create your pottery art.

・You will visit Furusato-machiyakan (former residence of the Niigawa family).

・You will also enjoy walking in Sano-machiba with a professional local guide.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

・Sano-machiba walk is just like traveling into the past.

・Professional pottery artist will give you tips on how to make pottery.

・While making your special one, you can also enjoy looking around different kinds of works of the artist.

・Japanese set meal will be served for lunch at a Japanese restaurant.

・Look forward to something special as a token of your visit!

・After baking your work in kiln stove, the shop owner can send your original work to your designated place by air or sea shipping service.       Shipping charge is not included in the tour. Shipping charge will be required in advance, if you wish shipping service. Shipping charge depends on destinations to send.

ITINERARY

11:00 We meet at east exit of Izumisano station, Nankai Electric Railway.

          We stroll around Sano-machiba.    

          We will visit Furusato-machiyakan (former residence of the merchant).

12:00 We will have a lunch at a Japanese restaurant.

13:00 We visit a pottery kiln.

          You will experience Japanese pottery art.

14:00 We will visit a pottery gallery.

15:00 End of the tour at Izumisano station

 NOTES

If you have any special dietary requirements or restrictions, please let us know in advance.

Please be advised that you wear comfortable walking shoes.

 
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Important Details

Included
  • Instructor's fee
  • traditional Japanese lunch set
  • Lunch
  • Guide fee
  • Pottery art experience fee
Not Included
  • Shipping charge
  • Alcoholic drinks (available for purchase)
  • Non-alcoholic drinks (available for purchase)
Departure Point
at east exit of Izumisano station, Nankai Electric Railway
11:00 AM
Return Details
at east exit of Izumisano station, Nankai Electric Railway
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Infant meals not included
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A minimum of 2 people (adults) per booking is required
  • A maximum of 6 people per booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.