Takumi no Sato, Minakami-machi

Try your hand at various arts and crafts in the ateliers of a 600-year-old traditional village named Takumi no Sato. Stroll through this scenic mountain settlement, observing various artisans at work, from pottery throwers and bamboo weavers, to painters and glass etchers. As a visitor, you can not only spectate, but also get involved, with a variety of workshops available (these typically run for about an hour). Of course, you can also shop for handmade crafts, which make great souvenirs to take home with you. To visit Takumi no Sato on your holiday in Minakami-machi, and find out what else Minakami-machi has to offer, use our Minakami-machi trip planner .
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  • We spent a whole day in Takumi no Sato and loved it! We found many of the other activities in Minakami (eg. rafting, kayaking, etc) were very expensive, whereas Takumi no Sato was charming, fun and in...  more »
  • Takumi-no-Sato? It was felt far beyond expectations, enjoyed. Or produced using SilkWorm, Bombyx Mori, was to tour scenic spots such as shrines and temples, bicycles at around Takumi-no-Sato. Wind was good, very fresh. Temple was also named an important cultural property and staff. Noodle shop, ate 10 percent buckwheat. Delicious (╹ ◡with window ╹) also making lots of seemed can Takumi-no-Sato.
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  • Station Road from Jomo Kogen station Takumi-no-Sato. Various workshops and each lets you experience. On Sunday even though few tourists, with a feeling of quiet old town.
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