Weekdays (except NY Holiday period)

Veggie Harvest & Cooking Class

Learn how to make delicious vegetarian local cuisine from the locals themselves!

Highlights

The focus of this trip is all about fresh, delicious FOOD!

Start the experience at a local farm where you will get the chance to hand pick your own seasonal vegetables or a bag of huge shiitake mushrooms! Take them back to the Izunuma fresh produce centre and learn how to make the local specialty ‘Imoni’ hot-pot and ‘Hatto-jiru’ soup at a cooking class with some friendly local ‘okaasan’ (mothers).

 

OUTLINE

What’s Included

> Shiitake mushroom/seasonal vegetable picking
> Imoni hot-pot cooking class
> Guided nature walk
> English speaking guide

Not included

> Any additional meals and drinks
> Anything not included in the above included list.

Meeting place

TOUR COURSE

09:30

Meet at the Izunuma Produce Centre

10:15

Visit a local farm and hand-pick your own bag of delicious shiitake mushrooms, straight from the plantation! 

11:15

Return to Izunuma local produce centre and learn how to make local specialties ‘Imoni’ hot-pot and ‘Hatto-jiru’ soup, using your freshly picked mushrooms and other local vegetables/ingredients (vegetarian/vegan friendly)! Chat with the local ‘Okaasan’ (mothers) and learn about the local culture. 

12:00

Itadakimaaaaasu!!! 

Enjoy eating a tasty and healthy lunch together!

13:00

Visit the informative wildlife sanctuary centre to learn more about the unique ecosystem of the Izunuma area. 

13;30

Finish up with a spot of shopping for some fresh produce at the Izunuma local produce centre farmer’s market! 

14:00

Tour ends.

TOUR DETAILS

Where
Izunuma Produce Centre
Time
09:30-14:00
Size
2-4 persons
Price
8000 yen (※approx. $73 USD)
Sign-up Deadline
Two days before the tour
Cancellation Policy
Up to three days prior, no cancellation fee.
Two days prior: 20%
Day before: 30%
On the day: 100%
Note
If the minimum number of participants is not met the event will be cancelled.

TOUR PLAN

Basic Plan

Price 8000 yen (approx. $73 USD)

Are you looking for a ‘deeper’ kind of travel?

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You want to visit the places where the locals go; the places not listed in guidebooks!
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