What to Expect
This tour takes you another face of Tokyo. Tokyo is not only heated hectic metropolitan area but also it has full of nature in suburbs. The tour provides you an opportunity to visit Musashi Mitake shrine about 900m or 3000ft high. The different of temperature between down town Tokyo and the sacred place is 10 degrees. You will enjoy cool fresh air and truly greenly scenery thorough out the tour.
After short ride to Mitake Tozan Railway Station by bus, you will climb up to Mount Mitake station by a traditional cable car. Just 15 to 30 minute walk, you will reach to Musashi Mitake shrine with long and distinguished history dated back before one thousand years ago. You can feel he Japanese spiritual world coexisting with nature.
You will reach Sawanoi sake brewery, Ozawa Shuzou Co Ltd, after a 3km (2 mile) hike along upper Tama river beautiful stream.
Ozawa Shuzou was established in 1702 in middle of Edo period. You will participate in inspection tour for about 50 minutes of the cellar built 300 years ago with tasting.