Guided tour

Nara: Craft Beer and Sake Walking Tour

Activity provider: Japan Tour Adventure

Nara: Craft Beer and Sake Walking Tour

Activity provider: Japan Tour Adventure

From US$ 73.95 per person

Discover the exciting culture of Nara on this guided walking tour. Experience a mochi pounding session, authentic Nara sushi, a sake distillery, and much more.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Watch a Mochi Pounding session and taste the freshest mochi you'll ever have
  • Discover a traditional type of sushi from Nara, rolled in Persimmon leaves called "Kaki No Ha Zushi" and a light Western / Japanese fusion dinner
  • Visit a Sake Distillery and taste up to 5 types of Sake
  • Enjoy Authentic Craft Beer and Japanese snacks from Nara
  • Get the chance to do some shopping, products and souvenirs, off the main touristic path like in Kyoto and get something more special and authentic
Full description
In this walking tour, you will go to the main shopping street to attend a mochi pounding performance and have a mochi freshly made to get the best quality ever. Then, have a taste of the authentic sushis from Nara called "Kaki no Ha Zushi" (A special sushi rolled in a persimmon fruit leaf). The real fun starts with a Sake distillery, where you will learn a lot about sake, its history, and its manufacturing, all with a delicious tasting session (Up to 5 drinks). Then, next stop with a local craft beer microbrewery with a drink and snacks included. You will then finish with a local Izakaya/Bar, where the owner will welcome you with a drink and food for everyone. What a great way to start the evening!
  • Bilingual Local Guide
  • Drinks and snacks (quantities included set at each stop)
  • 1 Mochi per guest
  • 1 Pack of Kaki No Ha Zushi
  • 1 light dinner
  • Extra Food (Possibility to buy more yourself)
  • Extra Drinks (Possibility to buy more yourself)
  • Shopping and Souvenirs
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

When you get to the meeting point, you should see a metal shed and a food truck base named "Fundoshi Kitchen", right next to it. If you arrive and you do not see your guide or anyone else yet, please relax and wait a few minutes as your guide will arrive shortly. Thank you.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • This tour will make the guests walk about 4-5 km and will take place, rain or shine.

Product ID: 387322