Chichibu Whisky Premium Tour: Experience the essence of Chichibu Whisky and traditional culture on a 2-night, 3-day journey!
Start your adventure with an overnight stay in an Old Folk-House Hotel, a beautiful example of traditional Japanese architecture. Explore the exclusive "Venture Whisky Chichibu Distillery," not open to the public. Engage in a unique activity crafting coasters from Whisky barrel materials, surrounded by the nature of Chichibu. Enjoy nature beside a campfire and on boats with warm blanketed kotatsu-tables. The tour ends with a Chichibu bar-hop, where you can savor Chichibu Whisky in local bars and fully immerse yourself in the rich culture of Japanese Whisky.
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Number of Participants: 10
Please be sure to review the travel conditions document before applying.
Usually not open to the public! Join us for a special tour of the "Venture Whisky Chichibu Distillery," featuring a whisky seminar, tasting, and networking session. Take home a whisky glass and coaster as a souvenir.
Engage in unique activities
Craft your own coasters from whisky casks, enjoy the natural beauty of Chichibu, and savor the ambiance with a riverside bonfire and the comfort of a Japanese kotatsu table.
Traditional Japanese Folk-House Lodging
Experience a stay in a traditional Japanese-style accommodation at an Old Folk-House hotel.
What is Ichiro’s Malt?
Ichiro’s Malt is a Japanese Whisky produced by “Venture Whisky” in Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, from the headwaters of the Arakawa River.
It bears the name of its founder, Mr. Akuto, Ichiro. It has received the highest honors at the prestigious World Whisky Awards, including the 2023 edition, a total of six times, establishing itself as a globally acclaimed brand.
Its distinctive flavor has become its selling point, gaining popularity through word of mouth among dedicated whisky enthusiasts. Currently, it is a brand that attracts attention from Whisky collectors worldwide.