Nagano Cooking Class
Only Available in Spring! Tempura and Ala Carte with Wild Vegetables



Pick Up



Max 8 guests

Market Visiting

Cooking Class Menu

・Tempura with wild vegetables
・Ala Carte with wild vegetables
・Deep fried meet cutlet
*We have an option for vegetarian.

First, we take you to the mountain to pick up some vegetables.
After we get back to the base, we sort out all the vegetables and wait until all those fresh ingredients being cooked to a few plates of Ala Carte by our chefs.
After all the Ala Carte is ready, it is the time to enjoy frying tempura with wild vegetables. The potion is up to how much you pick up during the tour.

You can add a lunch box with extra 500 yen.
Additional drink menu is available.
(Tap beer, local craft beer, local sake and wine are available.)
After the meal, you can stay in our hostel "Guest house LAMP" located in front Lake Nojiri (Additional fee and need to be booked separately).

About Host



Hello. We are " LAMP" .
We are the guesthouse located in front of Lake Nojiri which is surrounded by many high mountains.
We host 2 hiking tours, Wild vegetable picking tour in Spring and Wild mushroom picking tour in Fall.
After the tour, you can eat meals made with ingredients you picked during the tour in our restaurant which we sure is the precious experience!

How It Works

Step1 Cook


Visit a Japanese local's home and learn to cook their specialty.

Step2 Enjoy your meal!


Eat the authentic homemade Japanese meal with your Japanese host. Take the opportunity to have a genuine conversation with a local Japanese Person.


The closest station

Kurohime Station

How to get to the station?

From Nagano Station: 35mins

Free pick up service

This host can pick up you for free from the closest station!

Exact location provided after booking.