Farming experience | Tour of Old Private Houses in Ishikari Region

Farming experience

Experience program booking (common desk)
Amiche International Inc.
TEL.0133(74)3823 FAX.0133(76)6128
〒061-3216 1-57-1, 6-jyo, Hanakawa Kita, Ishikari-shi
※ Interpretation and transportation fees are not included.

◉Cherry tomato picking activity◉Digging up potatoes and potato-mochi cooking activity◉Peanut harvesting activity◉Kimono experience◉Soba noodle making activity◉Go sleighing and experience making potato-mochi◉Experience cycling by the countryside◉Snowshoeing activity◉Snowmobile trail experience

※ A link to each activity is provided above.

◉Cherry tomato picking activity


You can go pick cherry tomatoes “Ishikari De Chu!!” in Takaoka, Ishikari, and talk to farmers about how they grow their tomatoes.


◉Digging up potatoes and potato-mochi cooking activity


You can dig up potatoes and fry potato-mochi, one of the favorite foods of Hokkaido, for yourself in NPO Samliv, Takaoka, Ishikari-shi. Baked Grissini (Italian bread) is a special treat made by Samliv.


◉Peanut harvesting activity


You can enjoy harvesting peanuts in the Kitaoyafuru area, next to the Takaoka area, in Ishikari. Farmers and local citizens work together in this peanut field.


◉Kimono experience


You can experience wearing a kimono in historical Japanese house. After that you can take some pictures in the same historical Japanese house. Here in the countryside, you can feel a longing feeling that you can’t get anywhere in the city.


◉Soba noodle making activity


Hokkaido is a place famous for its buckwheat production. You can use Ishikari buckwheat to make soba.


◉Go sleighing and experience making potato-mochi


How about taking a sleigh ride down the large snowy hill that piles up at Samliv farms? After sleighing you can fry up some potato-mochi for yourself for lunch. Baked Grissini (Italian bread) is a special treat made by Samliv.


◉Experience cycling by the countryside


The pastoral landscape of Takaoka, Ishikari-shi, looks completely different every season. How about you go cycling to test out your physical prowess, if not for the view alone?


◉Snowshoeing activity


This next activity is taking a hike in snowshoes from the plains to the mountains. Once you get to the top of the mountain, you can gaze down at the Ishikari plains, and out into the beautiful sea.


◉Snowmobile trail experience


You can try to ride on snowmobile on the beginner course.