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"Aramachi Tipsy Talk & Brewery Walk" Includes a drink from Sendai's first beer brewery "Grain Town Brewery!"

Welcome to “Koji Town” Aramachi, a historical area established by Sendai’s founder and feudal lord Date Masamune. “Koji” is an essential mold used to make things like miso, soy sauce, and Japanese sake. Enjoy a guided tour around the traditional shop-lined street while learning about the sake roots of the area. The highlight is visiting “Grain Town Brewery,” Sendai’s first beer brewery, for a glass of the good stuff! The tour is relatively light and easy to participate, with a total distance of about 2km.

 Operation Period

Offered irregularly, also by request.

 Time Required

Approximately 2 hours.

 Number of Participants

1〜5people

Price

3,000 JPY– (tax included)


Welcome to “Koji Town” Aramachi, a historical area established by Sendai’s founder and feudal lord Date Masamune. “Koji” is an essential mold used to make things like miso, soy sauce, and Japanese sake. Enjoy a guided tour around the traditional shop-lined street while learning about the sake roots of the area.

We will also enjoy miso sampling and toast with a glass of beer from “Grain Town Brewery.” Learn about Aramachi's long history and culture, then hear the story behind Sendai's first microbrewery. Since a local guesthouse staff will guide you, even solo travelers can feel at ease joining. The tour is relatively light and easy to participate, with a total distance of about 2km.

Staff from Hostel KIKO in Aramachi will guide you. We want to convey local information and that small neighborhoods are also full of fun. This is a 2-hour program which is open all. Solo travelers and people not staying at the guesthouse are also welcome. Come and taste the “local flavor!”


Experience Program Name"Aramachi Tipsy Talk & Brewery Walk" Includes a drink from Sendai's first beer brewery "Grain Town Brewery!"
Activity LocationAramachi shopping street, Oikawa Sake Shop, Sato's Koji, Miso, and Soy Sauce Shop, Grain Town Brewery.
Operator NameHostel KIKO
Telephone Number022-281-9788
URLhttps://www.hostelkiko.com/
Time RequiredApproximately 2 hours.
Operation PeriodOffered irregularly, also by request.
Start Time15:00 ※The meeting time may change according to which day the experience is held. Please check details on the application page.
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants5people
Reservation Deadline3 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityThe tour will take place in rainy weather, but will be cancelled in stormy or severe weather.
Price
Aramachi Tipsy Talk & Brewery Walk3,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceCost for alcoholic drink, cost of light snacks, guiding fee, insurance.
What is not included in the pricePurchase of souvenirs at locations we visit.
Method of PaymentPay in cash on the day.
About cancellations and changesIf cancelling or changing your reservation, please contact as soon as possible.
Cancellation Policy100% cost of program from 2 days before.
Meeting Spot127 Aramachi, Wakabayashi-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken, 984-0074
Oikawa Sake Shop
Meeting TimePlease come by the tour start time.
Access5-minute walk from Itsutsubashi Station, Sendai Subway (Nanboku Line)
ParkingNo
There is no parking area, so please use public transportation.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursThe experience is led by a local guesthouse "Hostel KIKO" guide.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English
Please confirm with us if the day's guide is able accommodate English.