Japanese Flowering Spring and
SAKE Tasting 【Asakusa/Tokyo】
In this tour, we will ride bicycles South East of Shiga to Koka city, a place famous for its beautiful nature and Ninja village. In addition to the Ninja village, you will also stop by a country-side traditional Japanese house and its rice field, where you will try to plant some rice seeds by hand, just like Japanese people used to in the past. Let's learn about the technique of farming and try it by ourselves!
Japan Cool Adventure
Our purpose is to make you experience in Shiga pref. of Japan through fun and unique activities. Shiga is a prefecture full of wonders that we want you to live from the inside. Make you spend a unique moment and discover the wonders of Shiga. The "Japan cool adventure" is brought to you by O'pal and Friendship Adventures.
We are traveling by mountain bike to the "Koka" area.
You can farming, rice planting, reaping and harvest of vegetables, and make our lunch all together at a traditional Japanese house with the local farmers. After that, we will head to the Ninja village for your Ninja time!
Cycling distance covered: 15-20km *The Farming experience will be change by the season.
Program from Nov. to Mar.
[Farming Experience] Harvest of vegetables: Japanese white radish, white rape etc.
[Making Traditional Japanese Food for Lunch] e.g.) Miso soup, Rice cake with using Mortar and pestle, etc
[Ninja Experience] @Koka Ninja Field
Meeting time: 8:00am
Meeting place: In front of JR Otsu
Break up time: 17:00 to 17:30pm at JR Otsu station.
Nov. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
Dec. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
Adult 11,800yen (over 16 years-old)
Youth 10,800yen (from 12 to 15 years-old)
Shoes for farming
Ninja Village entrance fee
Insurance and Tax
Minimum number of participants: 3 (If there are not enough participants registered 2days before the event, unfortunately the the event will be postponed. In such case, participants will be contacted by phone or email and the tour fee will be fully refunded).
Please understand that there are some limitations on participant eligibility. Those whose height is under 170cm and weight is over 95kg may not participate in the tours due to problems related to rescue procedures. Also, pregnant women as well as people suffering from health issues or heart problems should refrain from participating in the tours.
Please bring these items.