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Aiming to be a theme park in which tourists can experience agricultural, cooking, and playing activities, Nishiyamada farm was launched in 2005.
Surrounded by serene countryside atmosphere, you could perfectly relax and enjoy becoming a part of Japanese traditional agricultural scene.


  •   Nishiyamada Farm, where follwing activities are to be experienced
  •   1. Organic Buckwheat Soba Noodle Cooking
  •   2. Outdoor Group Barbecue
  •   3 .Fruit Jam Making
  •   4. Traditional Pickle Making
  •   5. Dried Persimmon Making
  •   6. Seasonal Potato and Sweet Potato Harvest In June and from November to March
  •   7. Blueberry Picking from June to middle of August
  •   8. Grape Picking from August to September
  •   9. Mandarin Orange Picking from October to November
  •   10. Bamboo-copter, Bamboo stilts or Water Pistol
  •   11. Special Bamboo-copter


City Saga
Meeting Point At your hotel in Saga city, Saga airport, or Saga railway station
Ending Point At your hotel in Saga city, or your favorite place in Saga city
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 4h   Flexible
Languages English (License) , Chinese ( Mandarin ) (Beginner)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 6

Closed:Tuesdays /Opening Hours : 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM



53.40 USD

total price for up to 6 people

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person. 8.90 USD
Extra hour. 8.90 USD

What to Expect

You can choose your favorite activities from a lot of options that include picking fruits, cooking foods, and so on!
Followings are available.

1. Let's make buckwheat noodles! You can eat Japanese traditional soba noodles which you made yourself from organic buckwheat. Make sure to know what you eat. Try making organic soba noodles and taste them on the spot! (Price : 1 person JPY 2,500 / 2 persons JPY 3,000)

2.What a better way to spend a nice day outdoors than to enjoy having a barbecue with your friends! Grill some tasty meat and bring your own drinks. (Price : Age 12 & over JPY 2,500 / Age 4-12 JPY 1,200 / Age 0-3 free) minimum member : 5 person

3~5.What a better way to experience one culture than to try its traditional food - try preparing homemade fruit jam or delicious pickles! (Price : Age 4 & over JPY 1,200 / Age 0-3 free )

6.Become one with the nature by engaging in simple, yet enjoyable farming activities - you can dig up potatoes or even harvest! (Price : Age 4 & over JPY 600 / Age 0-3 free )

7.~9.Get a taste of the nature straight from the tree! Pick whatever fruit you prefer and get a healthy vitamin bomb. (Price : Age 4 & over JPY 600 / Age 0-3 free )

10~11. Try making unique bamboo toys that will be a perfect souvenir to take back home and serve as a reminder of your wonderful experience in Saga! (Price : Age 4 & over JPY 600~1500 / Age 0-3 free)

What‘s included

guide fee
pick up and send off in Saga City
【Up to 3 passengers】usage of my own small private car

What‘s not included

entrance/admission fee (you and the guide)
【More than 3 passengers】Car rental fee (if you hope)
In case of using automobile (either my own car or rental car), fuel, highway, and parking fee.


Closed: Tuesdays
Opening Hours: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wi-fi Availability: Available in All Areas
Estimated Time per activity: 30 Minutes to 1 Hour

My own private car is small, so one driver and 3 passengers are available. I can drive myself, so no charge for driving (Not being a taxi driver, I cannot receive any money for carfare). However, If your group is more than 3, I can reserve a rental car for you. Car rental fee is charged. In each case, highway, fuel, and parking fee are charged.

Extras (optional)

Extra person. 8.90 USD
Extra hour. 8.90 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Please check the following link. https://triplelights.com/cancel
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction. Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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Its more affordable than it seems. Our pricing is often per-tour (not per-person), so if your group is 2 or more people, you'll most probably pay less than if you took a bus tour.

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Every tour is customizable. Every tour can be customised to your time, needs and preferences! Simply confirm your booking and contact the guide to make the changes. There is no risk and you have free cancellation with a 100% refund guarantee!

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18 hours ago , From: Australia

“ Two days of kilns and yaki ”

My experience with Tomoo was excellent . I have very happy memories of the Arita area, visiting the kilns , and museums with Tomoo as my driver/guide. Without Tomoo driving I would not have been able to see all the places I did. Tomoo was kind , helping me to climb steps, as I'd had a bad fall in Kyoto and was unsteady at times. He was also kind enough to translate when we were in a kiln gallery or shop. Tomoo took me to meet a lady I had been emailing, and wanted to meet in person, again translating. His knowledge of the ceramics industry in the area made planning a good itinerary easy. I am sorry for the delay in sending this review but the day after my tour finished my husband collapsed on saga station, and was taken to saga hospital. We returned to Yokohama and then Australia. Now at home I look back on my tour with Tomoo with pleasure. Thank you triple plights and thank you Tomoo.

Hi! Barbara. Thanks for reviewing! During the tour guiding, I could enjoy walking with you so much!! Many Arita resident could spend pleasant time with you because of your friendliness and deep love to ceramics,too!! Additionally I am so sorry for your husband's collapse. I look forward to your visiting Kyushu again!!

3 months ago , ( Friends ) , From: United States

“ Pleasantly surprised ”

Tomoo is very new at this job! But what a nice surprise! Very knowledgeable in many areas, respectful, and eager to please! Fun personality and very accommodating! Tomoo made our visit to Fukuoka most memorable experience. Thank you Triplelights for finding him!

Dear Judy I am grateful for your heartwarming review so much!! I am so sorry that I sometimes forgot my position and enjoyed conversation with you. Honestly speaking, I envy you for your splendid family and friend!! I would like to be a man of virtue like your husband!!

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