An herb farm run by a husband and wife team, former chef, Satoru, and herbal tea blender, Hiroko. Aiming to be a farm that brings people and food together, they offer farming experiences that can be enjoyed by everyone from children to adults, and provide a place for corporate training that incorporates agri-activity.
Oyama, Koga, Ibaraki Prefecture 306-0052, Japan
A sake brewery established 190 years ago. Its representative brand is called "Gokeiji”. “Gokeiji Junmai Ginjo Hitachinishiki" is a sake that won the Trophy Award, the highest award in the Sake category at IWC 2016 (International Wine Challenge, a global wine competition held in London.) It has also been nominated for the JAL First Class Award.
2-15-11 Honmachi, Koga, Ibaraki Prefecture 306-0023, Japan
It is the only heat-resistant glass manufacturer with a history of about 100 years and the only such manufacturer with a factory in Japan. The company offers a wide range of products, including coffee-related equipment, tea-related equipment for black tea, Japanese tea, and herbal tea, kitchenware, aroma products, and pet products.
1371 Morogawa, Koga, Ibaraki Prefecture, 306-0126, Japan
This rest area in Koga is said to be a relocated library storehouse from the former Koga Castle located in the Dejo area. It is a new spot in Koga where you can see, touch and feel the history of the city.
3-1-39 Chuo-cho, Koga, Ibaraki Prefecture, 306-0033, Japan