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Explore the root of Wagyu beef in Hyogo Prefecture



With this tour you will be able to discover the true root of the Kobe Beef, the Tajima Beef. Did you know that the most highest ranking Tajima Beef can acquire the branding of Kobe Beef, meaning that Tajima Beef is the true origin of Kobe Beef.
This is why in some places there are people and business that would use the name of Tajima Beef rather than Kobe beef.

The roots of all Japanese beef "Wagyu", all starts from the Tajiri-gou. The Tajiri-gou is a cow raised by the founder of Tajima beef, Tajiri Matsuo he raised Tajiri with superior gene cow that makes up 99.9% of the current Japanese Black cows in Japan. All the famous Wagyu beef mostly all have the genes from Tajiri-gou.

With this tour you will be able to explore around the beautiful area of Hyogo Prefecture's Kamicho with a bicycle and learn about the deep history roots of Wagyu beef. Of course you will be able to enjoy eating this high graded beef as well, this experience will be good for both your mind and your stomach as well!

Price per person
1 person 92,400 yen
2 persons 59,700 yen
3 persons 48,800 yen
4 persons 62,800 yen
5 persons 55,600 yen
6 persons or more 50,900 yen

・Will be able to learn the roots of Wagyu beef in more detail
・BBQ to enjoy this high graded beef
・Cycling through the peaceful countryside of Japan

Tour Detail

Tour Style

-This will be a guided tour
-This will be a private tour

Group Size



8.5 hours

Tour Itinerary

8:00AM Guide will pick you up from hotel.
11:30AM-1:00PM Tajima beef premium BBQ at Hachimaki Observatory Deck
(If rain, then BBQ at the Ugatsunomori facility)
1:30PM-4:00PM Tajimaushi Cycling/ within the route you can see the Tajima Cow Farm and talk with the farmer.
*If light rain then they will be a raincoat that you can use. If heavy rain then a car will be used.
4:30PM-5:00PM Drop off at the hotel in Kamicho and check in

To Kinosakionsen
4:37PM-5:28PM Drop off at Oonuki bus stop and ride to Youka Station 5:29PM-7:01PM Ride train to Kinosakionsen Station

To Kyoto
4:37PM-5:28PM Drop off at Oonuki bus stop and ride to Youka Station 5:54PM-6:46PM Ride train from Youka Station to Fukuchiyama Station
6:54PM-8:21PM From Fukuchiyama Station ride bullet train to Kyoto Station
*Or if your leaving elsewhere the Guide will take you part way to your destination.

What's Included

-English speaking guide
-Transportation fee (For during the tour)

What's not Included

-Please wear comfortable clothes for biking
-Transportation fee for after the tour is finished

Tour Tips

Necessary information
-On what day since your arrival of Japan will you be participating on this trip, and what areas are you visiting in Japan before arriving in Hyogo. (This information is important for foot and mouth disease prevention)
-Food Allergies

Booking process
1. Please contact us for availability through ‘BOOK IT’ button below.
2. We will check the availability and come back to you within 1 business day.
3. Payment request will be sent.
4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.

- Fees shall be paid through Credit Card. Currently no other payment method is accepted.

Cancellation Policy
Reservations may be cancelled without a charge up to 7 days prior to the program date.
Reservations cancelled less than 6 days before the program date will incur the following charges:
- Between 6 days and 3 day: 50% of the program charge
- 2 day before or no show: 100% of the program charge
*Time is in JST.