Tono Travel Delicatessen


Tono Hop Country Cycling: Overnight Self-Guided Tour

Tono Hop Country Cycling: Overnight Self-Guided Tour

A day outdoors followed by a relaxing night at a country inn located in the heart of hop country.

Tour Offered: April 14-October 31
Group Size: 2-5
Reservation Deadline: 10 days prior by 16:00
Price: ¥18,500/person (tax included)
Start Time: 13:30 (day 1)
Meeting Location: Tono Travel Delicatessen
End Time: 9:30 (day 2)
Ending Location: Tono Travel Delicatessen"

Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy outdoor activities at your own pace. Go on a mountain bike ride, build a fire for the wood-fired bath, or simply relax in the hammock and enjoy time with family and friends. A barbecue in the evening is not without local craft beers.

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    Travel from Tono Travel Delicatessen to the Country Inn

    Orientation & Transportation: 40min

    After checking in at Tono Travel Delicatessen, a brief orientation will be held before heading to the country inn. Transportation may be arranged or guests may take their own vehicle.

    Located in Iwate Prefecture, Tono is responsible for one-sixth of all hops produced in Japan. The town itself actively integrates the culture surrounding hop production into the experience of its visitors, both through locally produced beers as well as tours and other programs. With its distincitve history and stunning natural landscape, Tono is a true gem hidden in the Japanese countryside.

  • 02

    Experience the Countryside 1

    Free Time: 3 hours

    Explore the area on foot or on a mountain bike, get the fire going for the wood-fired bath, or simply relax in the hammock. There is ample nature and history in the surrounding area, including a shrine up the hillside behind the inn.

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    Experience the Countryside 2

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    The inn's prorietor provides a range of ingredients for the BBQ as well as a selection of homemade dishes. Wash it all down with a selection of delicious Tono craft beer. (Dining may be moved indoors due to weather or at the request of participants).

    Enjoy the bath and call it a night whenever you're ready. Following breakfast the next morning guests will be transported back to Tono Travel Delicatessen for check-out.

    Location: Lien Country Inn & Dining

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    Additional Options:
    Day 1: Guided tour of nearby hop farm (¥1,500 per person)
    Day 2: Kayak experience (¥5,500 per person)

    Tour Details:
    ・Tour Offered: April 14-October 31
    ・Meeting Location: Tono Travel Delicatessen (2-3 Shinkokucho, Tono, Iwate 028-0514)
    ・Meeting Time: 13:30
    ・Tour Duration: 13:30 (Day 1) - 9:30 (Day 2)
    ・Check-out Location: Tono Travel Delicatessen (Same as meeting location)
    ・Tour Capacity: 2-5 participants
    ・Price: ¥18,500 (Includes mountain bike, firewood, dining, drinks, lodging, and insurance)
    Ages 6-12: ¥9,500
    Under 6: Free of charge
    ・Please bring comfortable atheletic shoes, a bottle of water, and a mask.

    【Registration】Regristration dates to be published shortly.

    【Please Note】
    The majority of this tour takes place on a bicycle. Before registration, please make sure all participants are capable of riding a bicycle.

    The tour itinerary may be altered or cancelled due to poor weather conditions, insufficient number of participants, or for other reasons previously unforeseeable if determined to be in the best interest of participant(s) or staff.

    Cancellation Policy (Details will be made available shortly.)

    Due to circumstances related to COVID-19, programs may be cancelled or altered, and participation from certain locations may be restricted.

    【Cautionary Measures】
    A mask may be required for participation.

    Participants' temperatures will be taken upon arrival. Those with a high temperature may be withheld from participation.

    Participants experiencing a fever or symptoms of illness are kindly asked to refrain from participation.

    Tono Travel Delicatessen

    Operated by: Tono Natural Life Network
    In Partnership with: BrewGood