Last updated: December 21, 2020
Explore Japanese crafts in a traditional setting
Takuminosato is a collection of four villages with a variety of craft-making workshops and stores to explore.
Wander among these rural villages set against mountains, rice fields, and orchards. You can participate in hands-on workshops that include wood and bamboo working, washi papermaking, dyeing, weaving, soba making, and glass blowing.
The villages also host fruit-picking experiences and shops selling Japanese arts and crafts.
847 Sukawa, Minakami, Tone District (Map)
About 20 minutes by bus from Jomo-Kogen Station
About 20 minutes by car from Tsukiyono IC of Kan-Etsu Expressway
Free, 164 cars
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closes at 4:00 p.m. early November to mid-March)
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