Everyday (except Sunday)
Attracxi: Sake, Seafood and Sea (Shiogama & Matsushima)
Explore the coastal gastronomic paradises of Shiogama and Matsushima.
Attracxi: Mysteries of the Three Holy Mountains of Dewa
A taste of the sacred pilgrimage of Dewasanzan - the Three Holy Mountains of Dewa.
Attracxi: Gastronomic Discovery of Sendai’s ‘Date’ Culture
Discover (and taste!) the legacy of Sendai's founder, the 'one-eyed dragon' Date Masamune
Everyday (except NY holiday period)
Earth-friendly art: Bamboo straw workshop (with lunch)
Support local tradition and reduce your plastic use!
Weekdays (except NY holiday period)
Connect with the local people and lifestyle in countryside Japan!
Everyday April~June & Sept ~ November
DIY Sake Experience
Make your own 'moonshine' sake and customised sake cup!
Weekdays (except NY Holiday period)
Veggie Harvest & Cooking Class
Learn how to make delicious vegetarian local cuisine from the locals themselves!
Everyday (except Sun)
Secrets of Shiogama’s ‘Seaweed Salt’: Foodie walking tour
Salty air, salt cauldrons and salty...sushi?
Everyday (except Monday)
Sendai Festival Fever: ‘Suzume-odori’ workshop & after-party
Dance, Drink & Discover the Festival Spirit of Sendai!
Outdoor Tea Ceremony (with Snakes!)
Discover Japanese tradition and good fortune at a local shrine
Saturday, August 10
Sustainable Kitchen in Izunuma
No waste, veggie-friendly 'Obon' lunch & lotus festival viewing
Local Fishing & Deserted Island BBQ
Come for the fishing, stay for dinner with a twist!
August 5 -6
Star Festival Duo: Akita Kanto & Sendai Tanabata
Two of Japan's largest summer festivals in two days
Summer Festival Fever in Aomori
Experience two of Japan's biggest summer festivals!
Kimono Walking Tour of Matsushima
Become part of the scenic beauty at one of Japan's top views!
Hungry Samurai: Sendai Food & Culture Tour
Follow the footsteps of samurai Date Masamune as you eat your way around Sendai City!
April 10-23 (Weekdays only)
Perfect ‘Hanami’ Picnic at Shiogama-Jinja (Shinto)Shrine
Enjoy the Spring tradition of 'Hanami' at a national treasure!
August 3 – 6
Tohoku Summer Festival Marathon (August 3 – 6)
Experience Four of Japan’s Largest Summer Festivals
Experience New Year in Japan
Local Japanese Cooking Class near Sendai International Airport
Learn to cook Japanese cuisine using local ingredients and go shopping!
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