What to Expect
You can feel different atmospher from Osaka or Kyoto. It is still traditional and quiet (Kyoto is not quiet any more!). Sasayama city was designated As a Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art in 2015. You can experience making traditional potterry, tasting good quality sake and Japanese sweets made from Tanba-Sasayama agricultual products like black soy beans or chestnuts or azuki beans. This area has long history and so many historical places from ancient period to modern times. You can have a distinct local exerience.