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Escape the City Streets and Join Your Hosts, Walk the Grounds of a Farm and Enjoy a Japanese Lunch
- Experience life in the countryside, where seasonal changes present a constantly changing charm. Walk along the grounds of a natural farm and enjoy a Japanese lunch at the host’s home.
- Join a host who works with the local government to protect and preserve the beautiful scenery of the region.
- Take part in the cultivation of an old cedar forrest that dates back 2400 years ago. Located in the hills and spread out over about 4 acres, this natural farming experience represents the fusion of nature and art.
3 hour total
2 〜 8
Hi I'm Shinichiro. I want to make my farm a special place where people can connect with Japanese culture, tradition and history. Come visit my farm to listen to my stories, experience life as a local farmer, and enjoy a fresh delicious meal!
WHAT TO EXPECT
Do you want to discover Japan on the peaceful side of a natural organic artist farm? Come with us to meet Komiya-san, and his wonderful Blueberry farm retreat. On a hilltop among statues, eat like a monk, learn to meditate discover Japanese rural philosophy and peacefulness while learning about the region history. The meal and the activities always in tune with the season and your wishes. Tell us and your host what you are interested in Japan and he will find ways to adapt the experience to fit your interests. Meditation, blueberry picking and degustation, nature hiking, sacred places visiting, Cumquat picking, tea ceremony, there is so much to see and experience there.
Meeting with the host
Once we arrived to the retreat we are greeted by the host.
Delicious organic food
Let's enjoy together delicious organic food cooked in the traditional style.
Discover local seasonal organic fruits
Pick as much fruits and vegetable that you want from the farm and eat desert from the trees.
Discover some places unique to Japan
Some of the things you can see here are unique to this region… and Konoha.
Visit a sacred hill and it's Totoro Tree
Some places don't need to by shiny to be sacred, discover the more internalized and calm Japanese spirituality
(10:00 〜 15:00)
Take the Odakyu Line to Shin-matsuda Station. (approx. 1.5 hour from Shinjuku Station)
Take the Chuo-Line to Shinjuku Station, transfer to Odakyu Line to Shin-Matsuda Station. (approx 1h40min from Tokyo Station.)
2 〜 8
Available Rain or Shine
We are unable to refund cancellations made after 17:00, 3 days prior to your reserved date.
Included in the Price
Experience, Lunch, Interpreter, Insurance
Things to bring
South gate of Shinmatsuda Station
Please note that your reservation with us may be canceled due to inclement weather conditions or heavy rain. If so, we will contact you at least one hour prior to your reservation via your original booking site.