Experience / Training / Vehicle Spots in Saitama Area

  • Nagatoro River White Water Rafting
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    4.0
    169 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunnagatoromachi Nagatoro 489-2
    This traditional river rafting tour is offered each year from around March 10 to early December. Customers can choose between three courses - from Oyahana Bridge to Iwadatami, from Iwadatami to Takasago Bridge, and one course traveling the full length from Oyahana Bridge to Takasago Bridge. No advance reservation is required and tours leave every five to 20 minutes. A special limited time tour is also offered in winter which has riders sit in a toasty-warm kotatsu (heated table with a blanket).

    Took the long (in terms of time) train trip out to Nagatoro on a beautiful day, looking forward spending time on the river, planning to do both routes. When we arrived, we were told that I...

  • Enomoto Dairyfarm
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    3.5
    9 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Ageoshi Azeyoshi 736-1
    A farm located in Azeyoshi, Ageo City. The farm raises milk cows and a variety of other animals. The farm offers a course which lets visitors experience the life of a farmer, including milking cows and making butter (advance reservation required). The farm also sells gelato made with fresh milk; yogurt made with just milk, lactobacteria, and sugar; and other products. There's also a barbecue ground which allows visitors to bring their own foods for grilling.

    いつもは、丸山公園に出かけた際に農産物直売所にて榎本牧場のアイスクリーム(カップ)を買って頂くのですが、今日は本家に寄れたのでここでしか買えないコーンに載せてのアイスを戴きました。うまかぁ〜

  • Hodosan Ropeway
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    3.5
    34 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunnagatoromachi Nagatoro 1766-1
    Built on 497 meter tall Mt. Hodo, the Hodosan Ropeway connects the 832 meters between Sanroku Station at the foot and Sancho Station at the summit. During the five minute ride, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of Nagatoro from the air. Starting with kanzakura cold weather cherries which reach peak bloom in late November, you can enjoy spectacular flowering plants here through to mid-June, including Japanese allspice, Japanese apricot, pheasant’s eye, cherry trees, azaleas, and rhododendrons. In autumn, the fall foliage is stunning.

    「ばんび」号と「もんきー」号。 もちろん機械は新しいものでしょうし、点検その他もしっかり行われているはずですが、何だか数十年前の雰囲気のロープウェイでした。なつかしい、と思う年代の方もいらっしゃるはず。 小ぶりの50人乗り。「感染が.....」と思いましたが、往き帰りともせいぜい10人程度。しかも2分ほどなので、問題ないと思いました。

  • Higashichichibu Village Washi no Sato
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    4.0
    29 Reviews
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    Saitama Chichibu-gun Higashichichibumura Mido 441
    This facility complex with the theme of Japanese paper is located in Mido Higashi-Chichibu Village, Chichibu County. It is also called “Roadside Station Washi-no-Sato Higashi-Chichibu.” In addition to a workshop where you can observe and try out techniques involved with handmaking traditional local “Hosokawa paper,” they also have other facilities including a paper making building built during the Edo period, exhibits for traditional culture, restaurants and a food court. These are also direct sales stores for Japanese paper products and agricultural goods.

    Higashi Chichibu itself is a stunning village with plenty to see, do and eat.xa0 Even though we dont speak Japanese it was easy to follow the staffs instructions and were grateful they were so...

  • Chichibu Highland Ranch
    Travel / Tourism
    Saitama Chichibu-gun Higashi-chichibu Mura Sakamoto 2951
  • Komatsuzawa Leisure Farm
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    4.5
    12 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunyokozemachi Yokoze 1408
    A place for experiencing lots of farm type activities for the family, the Komatsuzawa Leisure Farm offers fruit picking, beetle hunting, and soba making activities in each season. Families can enjoy lava rock barbecue, and seasonal mushroom soup, and Nagashi Somen cuisine served to you by allowing you to catch noodles floating down fresh water in front of you. This is one place you will want to enjoy all day with the meal and activity savings package.

    Winter season so only evergreen mushroom picking and strawberries pick and eat available. Their BBQ for mushroom and fishing was not available as most of the staff are busy preparing for new year...

  • Ashigakubo Fruit Park
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunyokozemachi Ashigakubo 159
    An area of fruit farms in Ashigakubo, Yokoze Town, Chichibu County. There are 13 farms in the area where visitors can pick strawberries from January through to the middle of May, plums in July to early August, and grapes from mid-August to mid-October.
  • Okegawa City Benibana Furusato Hall
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    4.0
    13 Reviews
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    Saitama Okegawa Kano 419-1
    This hall explores what the area was like nearly 100 years ago. Not only can you see and touch the building but you can also experience what life was like for those who lived back then. In the main building in the center of the facility you can try hometown cooking carefully made with traditional techniques and local ingredients that warms the heart including hand-made udon and soba noodles. In the studio building you can try hands-on lessons including making ceramics and pulling udon.

    Please visit this restaurant in Okegawa. Maybe this is one of the best restaurant in Saitama to taste real Japanese food. Do not hesitate. And the staff is friendly.

  • Fossil and Nature Experience Hall
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    4.0
    8 Reviews
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    Higashi Matsuyama City, Saitama Prefecture Bandoyama 13 Bandoyama second park
    This is an interactive facility in the No. 2 Bando hill park of the Bando region of Higashi Matsuyama City, Saitama Prefecture. It is the only indoor fossil excavation activity center in the prefecture. After listening to the instructors talk, the participant is given a sifter and hammer to excavate such items as shark's teeth from a rock mass. The instructor assesses the item found, and the fossil can be taken home (excluding a few high value fossils). The exhibit area displays valuable fossils found thus far. The tourism corner has a collection of tourist information for the city and the surrounding areas as well as unique products from the fossil activity center. This is the only place where one can enjoy digging for fossils in a temperature controlled environment.

    化石発掘体験のできる人気スポットです。公式ホームページからなどから予約するシステムになっています。東松山市の施設なので、東松山市民は700円、市外の人は1,000円の発掘体験料金が必要になります。1回の時間は1時間30分ですが、最初にプロジェクターを使って東圧山市の地層や化石の説明を受け、次に初めての人は発掘方法の説明を受けてから発掘し、最後に後片付けなどを行うので、発掘時間は1時間程度しかありま...

  • Sainokuni Fureai Farm
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    4.0
    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunhigashichichibumura Sakamoto 2949-1 Momo House
    Sainokuni Fureai Farm is a tourist farm located on Prefectural Route 361 in Sakamoto, Higashichichibu Village, Chichibu County. Besides raising dairy cattle and beef cattle, the Farm also has a variety of other animals—including goats, sheep, rabbits etc.—for visitors to interact with in the farmyard and in the pastures; visitors can also enjoy beautiful seasonal flowers, etc. There are displays on animal husbandry, and a range of hands-on experience activities to try. There are also direct sales outlets selling dairy produce and local agricultural produce; light meals etc. are available.

    2021年1月現在、緊急事態宣言を受けて営業休止中。地場野菜の販売のみしています。飲料の販売、自販機はありませんでした。トイレは使用できます。

  • Sayama Berry Land
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    4.0
    7 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Sayamashi Horigane 1262-5
    Sayama Berry Land is a tourist farm located on Prefectural Route 8 in Horigane, Sayama City. The farm’s greenhouses are open for visitors to enjoy pick-your-own strawberry activities from mid-December through into late May, followed by pick-your-own blueberries from June to late August, and pick-your-own mushrooms from mid-September onwards. The farm shop sells jam, fruit juice, and fresh fruit, including freshly-picked or frozen blueberries, etc. Soft-serve ice cream is available in the summer months, along with a range of original processed food products.

    Berry land is a great place to visit in Saitama for strawberry picking. You should make a reservation before hand to make sure you can get in as every day it’s very crowded. Getting there from the...

  • Sayama Hill Flora & Fauna Interaction Center
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    3.5
    7 Reviews
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    Saitama Tokorozawa-shi Arahata 782
    A natural area in Tokorozawa City covering nearly 1000 hectares has been developed to allow the people to come into contact with the local nature of the Sayama Hills and to encourage them to consider the importance of nature and its relationship with humans. There are five themed locations centered around a center area which is home to the Ikifure Flora and Fauna Interaction Center which looks at living things native to Arahata, Tokorozawa City. The different locations are connected with a nearly 13- kilometerfootpath from east to west and you can explore the area following the signposts.

    狭山丘陵内にあります。狭山丘陵内のハイキングの途中で寄ると良いと思います。 近くには西武園ゆうえんちや菖蒲で有名な北山公園があるので それとセットで行くのもよいかもしれません。

  • Taira Chestnut Park
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    3.0
    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Hannoushi Inoue 54-2
    A chestnut orchard situated along the Koma River in Inoue, Hanno City. Here visitors can enjoy chestnut gathering in September, as well as blueberry picking and potato digging when in season. There's also a roofed barbecue ground which can provide everything you need, a pizza garden where you can bake a pizza in a real brick pizza oven, and a restaurant which serves meals made by hand using local ingredients.

    ログハウス風の建物、うどんやソバ、カレーライスなどが食べれるお食事所。また家族でバーベキューなどが出来ます。

  • Wadono Orchards
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    4.0
    3 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Kuroya 457-3
    A three-minute walk from Wado-Kuroya Station on the Chichibu Line. Here you can enjoy quality strawberries carefully raised and managed using clean air, pure water, and the temperature differences between morning and night. The farm grows more than 10 varieties of strawberries, including Tochiotome and Akahoppe; the farm's original white strawberries have not yet been named. The farm grows its strawberries using raised planters and fully automatic growing systems in seven greenhouses, and, depending on the time of year, visitors can enjoy up to six strawberry varieties. The farm incorporates universal design principles, ensuring stroller and wheelchair users can easily enter and use the farm's facilities. The farm has been featured in local magazines and newspapers.

    国道140号沿いにあります。 日曜日の10時過ぎに到着しましたが、駐車場はほぼ満車でした。 いちごのビニールハウスは7箇所程あり、道路を挟んだビニールハウスを案内されました。 いちごの品種は紅ほっぺ。 採れたてのいちごは、みずみずしくて甘味も充分あり最高です^_^ いちご狩りの食べ放題は30分ですが、充分お腹いっぱいにいちごを食べることが出来ました。 子供も終始笑顔でいちご狩りを満喫して...

  • Kamisato Strawberry & Tomato Farm
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    3.5
    3 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Kodamagunkamisatomachi Teshigawara 1000-2
    This fruit farm is in Kamisato Town, Kodama County, Saitama Prefecture, and allows guests to experience harvesting managed strawberry and tomato fields. Each one offers thirty-minute all-you-can-eat plans, along with free Kamisato Cantare sweets. Reservations can be made at Kamisato Cantare, but make sure you want to reserve the harvest experience.

    令和4年1月3日の10時予約で、当イチゴ園に行きましたが、食べれるイチゴが少な過ぎます。 まず入場可能な3つのイチゴハウスのうち2つ目のハウスでイチゴを少し食べました。 その時点でも、食べごろのイチゴは少ないと思いましたが、「今日はトマト狩りもできる」とのことで、トマトハウスに移り、しばしトマトを食べました。 トマトはたっぷりありましたが、今日はイチゴ狩りに来たのである、ので、その後もとのイ...

  • Koshigaya Strawberry Town
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    4.5
    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Koshigayashi Mashimori 1-41
    A strawberry farm located in 1-Chome Mashimori, Koshigaya City. The farm grows some 64,000 Benihoppe, Akihime, Kaorino, Sainokaori, and other varieties of strawberry plants. From January to May, visitors can enjoy a 45 minute, all-you-can-eat strawberry picking course.

    オープン以来、毎年いちご狩りに行ってます。年々人気が出てきているので、予約はマストです。駐車スペースがしっかりとあり、誘導員もいるので、車でもとても行きやすいです。ビニールハウスが8つほどあり、日によって空いているところは違いますが、様々な種類のイチゴを楽しむことができます。イチゴも売られているので、お土産用に購入も可能です。

  • Yokoyama Farm
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    4.5
    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Kitamoto-shi Chuo 2-103
    This farm is located in Chuo 2-Chome, Kitamoto City. It cultivates and sells produce such as the local specialty “Ishido Tomato,” Asian pears and grapes. This produce is cultivated using minimal agricultural chemicals and without chemical fertilizers. Furthermore, from early January until around early May they hold 30 minute all-you-can-eat strawberry picking. This strawberry picking is very popular as it can be enjoyed in an urban area, three minutes on foot from Kitamoto Station.

    During Jan-May, we try strawberry tasting in this Yokohama-farm. This is located 3min walking from Kitamoto- Station, Tokyo-Ueno-line. It takes 50 min from Tokyo to Kitamoto-station. We need to...

  • Kishii Farm
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    3.0
    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Ageo-shi Nakabun 5-35-1
    A strawberry farm that first opened in 2010. Situated in a beautiful place that's been used for location shoots for television dramas, the farm is surrounded by nature and though just an hour away from the city will bring to mind the image of a classic farm landscape. They grow three types of strawberries; Akihime, Benihoppe, and Yayoihime, and you can enjoy strawberry picking from January 3 to mid-May.

    年中、イチゴの看板と登りが上がっており、この時期には何が売られているのかなぁ〜と思い、ちょっと寄ってみたのですが、魅力あるモノが全くなく、対応する人も居なかったので、帰って来ました。

  • Chichibu Fruit Farm
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    5.0
    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Shimokagemori 877-1
    A farm where, depending on the season, you can enjoy all-you-can-eat strawberries and grapes, Japanese ishiyaki barbecue, and an all-you-can-eat buffet. The farm offers tasty, highly nutritious agricultural products specially grown organically to be healthy for the plants and soil. The farm has five varieties of strawberries and four varieties of grapes. Chichibu Fruit Farm provides a shuttle service from the nearest station with a reservation for 10 or more people.

    びっくりして写真撮るの忘れました。 巨峰狩りの後、立ち寄った秩父フルーツファーム。 見たことない長細い初めて聞く名前のぶどうを何気に食べて衝撃(@_@) お腹いっぱいのはずなのにしっかり甘く美味しさを感じ、お土産に買ってしまいました。 1k 2200円 噂のルビーロマン(一粒1000円)より絶対いい‼️

  • Saitama Prefectural Disaster-Prevention Learning Center Sona-e
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    4.0
    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Kounosushi Fukuro 30
    An educational facility located in Fukuro, Kounosu City. The facility has an earthquake experience corner, exhibits which teach how to escape smoke and fire and use a fire extinguisher, a room where visitors can experience winds of 30 meters per second, and informational exhibits on disaster prevention. Through simulated experiences and other materials, visitors can improve their awareness of disaster prevention methods and learn what to do in the event of a disaster.

    鴻巣(旧吹上)のアピタ跡地裏に防災学校があるのですが、そこに併設している一般向けの学習センターです。 駐車場ももちろんあります。 無料で入館でき、基本的な防災体験はガイド付きのツアー形式でまわっていきます。 強風体験では、風速30メートルの強風を体感できます。(小学生以上) 消火体験では、訓練用の消火器を使って映像の天ぷら鍋に向かって放水できます。(小学4年生以上) 火災体験では、実験用の煙が充...

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