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Farm-to-Table Soba Experience
Learn all the secrets of soba-making from an artisan who has mastered the art of both cultivating and cooking this traditional dish.
Countryside Cooking with Village Grannies
Visit a lovely rural village up in the mountains and discover the distinctive local food tradition together with cute local grannies.
Let's stuff our stomachs with seasonal strawberries! Strawberry picking in Miharashi Farm
Why not indulge in red, ripe strawberries until you’re stuffed? Here at the strawberry fields in Miharashi Farm, you can pick as many strawberries as you want in three varieties in a warm greenhouse from January to June.
Adventures in Nagano: Snow Monkey Park and Obuse Town Day Trip with an Overnight Stay at Zenkoji Temple
Take a day trip from the city of Nagano to the Snow Monkey Park, then stroll around Obuse, a foodie and artsy town. Top off your day with an overnight stay at a temple including a meal of Buddhist vegetarian cuisine, shojin-ryori.
Temples, Cooking Classes, and Snowshoeing in Nagano
Find inner peace through Buddhist temple rituals and a hike through an enchanting forest, while picking up some new Japanese cooking tips along the way.