Experience and taste Kyoto's ancient sake culture

Visit a small and large sake brewery to get a sense of the differences of scale and try their sake and other products. Guided tour at the Gekkeikan Okura Sake Museum. See how a brewery works and get a sense of what goes into production of the world’s best sake. Browse the shops at a local shopping arcade for souvenirs unique to the area.
Beginning in the Fushimi district of Kyoto, your guide will take you through the streets of this stunning town to various traditional and modern sake breweries allowing our guests to get a sense of the area’s 400-year-old sake brewing tradition. Known for brewing some of the best sake in the world, Fushimi’s secret lies in the natural spring water of the area. Because of the water holding less magnesium and calcium than other parts of Japan or the world, the sake of the area reaches levels of purity and taste other areas could not easily replicate.

Tour Schedule:
Meeting Time Frame 10:50 am
Start Time 11:00 am
End Time 2:00 pm

Meeting Location
The front of SoftBank shop in this address:
4-291-1 Ryogaemachi, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-fu, Japan, 612-8082
You can copy and paste this to Google Maps:
〒612-8082 両替町4丁目291−1京都府京都市伏見区
There are two train lines you can take to get to the meeting place.
Fushimi Momoyama Station through Keihan Line
Momoyama Goriyo Station through Kintetsu Line

Price and Booking

¥ 12,400 per person


  • Fushimi District, Kyoto, Kyoto
  • Culinary, Culture
  • 3 hours
  • Jul 20th to Dec 31st
  • Basic
  • Moderate
  • 11 a.m.
  • The front of SoftBank shop at this address: 4-291-1 Ryogaemachi, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-fu, Japan, 612-8082

Terms and Conditions

Arigato Japan is not liable for theft or bodily injury that a participant suffers. We are not responsible for no shows or late arrivals. Please book a tour with sufficient time to arrive. Please check the meeting point information our tour pages to know where to meet us. If guests arrive more than 10 minutes after the meeting time, we will unfortunately have to start the tour without guests. Cancellation fees are as follows: 7+ days before tour date: full refund 4 to 6 days before original tour date: 50% refund We cannot accept cancellations within 72 hours or less prior to tour: and we offer no refund in that time frame


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