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Daio Wasabi Farm

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Cheapest Tourist Friendly Wasabi Farm

When I went to Daio Wasabi Farm, there was nothing too fancy or whatsoever at the entrance of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Historical place about wasabi grower

A theme park about Wasabi, and they sell many kind of wasabi related products. But what I liked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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1692 Hodaka,, Azumino 399-8303, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When I went to Daio Wasabi Farm, there was nothing too fancy or whatsoever at the entrance of the Wasabi farm, basically a modest yet modern enough looking entrance that looked like an entrance to a small theme park in the countryside. The best part...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A theme park about Wasabi, and they sell many kind of wasabi related products. But what I liked most was the hands on program of making wasabi pickles with sake leeks, it was fun and simultaneously we made our own gift back home.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wasabioil
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We had time on our hands before returning our car so we stopped int at the Daiso Wasabi Farm. It is free of charge and an attractive walk around the farm. One can purchase wasabi sausage and ice cream etc. Interesting to learn about Wasabi...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank seeknfind
Reviewed 17 October 2018

A place to visit to understand how wasabi is grown but you get more info from youtube. Definitely very tourisy place when you can see plenty of parking lots spaces. A bit disappointed with the wasabi beer and ice cream as I dont get the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank JaegerLim
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

If you have any curiosity on how wasabi is made then call in here. It’s free entry as you can just wander and watch the farmers at work. Naturally there are shops and restaurants too to buy and eat anything wasabi related. It’s an easy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Was my first time to see how Wasabi is growing, fascinating! Tried some wasabi ice cream at the shop but wasn't a strong flavor. The Yaki was very good tho

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jeeei
Reviewed 18 August 2018

I had no idea how Wasabi was farmed, It sort of grows like rice in that it needs a lot of water. The difference is that the water is constantly moving. It is grown in shallow fields moving water with netting over the plants to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank patagoniac57
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We arrived at Hotaka station from Matsumoto on a very sunny day in June. It is about 30 mins train ride. Across from the station is the tourist office where you can get a map of the area and ask for the direction to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank triptogo
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Daio Wasabi farm is located just outside Matsumoto. We had a wonderful time strolling through the farm and saw how wasabi plants are grown.There's a wasabi processing room where you can see how the plants are cleaned, cut and processed. After seeing how wasabi is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank keonann
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I visited the DAIO Wasabi Farm with a group & we had a peaceful walk around the Farm, interesting that this plant grows under shade cloth as it is sensitive to Sunlight, the shop allows you to try Wasabi shaved & in its natural state...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Col Jon T
25 August 2018|
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Response from GerardvB | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open year round.
Cik Nadiah R
4 November 2017|
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Response from Nickin82 | Reviewed this property |
there are a few companies near the station who will rent you a bike for a few USD/hour, no booking required.
27 September 2017|
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Response from Phil M | Reviewed this property |
Taxis sit in front of Hotaka Station. When we were there, the information office at Daio were very happy to call a taxi to come and pick us up to get back to the station. Just a 15-minute wait but make sure you time it... More