Trip IdeasSake and Shochu
A Visit to the Five Suwa Gokura Sake Breweries
Hop from brewery to brewery and taste the local flavor of Suwa's sake at the Suwa Gokura.
The Sake Breweries of the Higashi Nakasendo
The Higashi Nakasendo runs from the highlands of Tateshina to Karuizawa, passing rural towns and ancient sake breweries at the foot of Mt. Asama.
Kiso Fukushima: Your Base Camp in the Kiso Valley
One of the most important checkpoints of the Nakasendo is now Kiso's largest town. Thanks to its central location, it's the perfect hub for visiting the Kiso Valley.