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THINGS TO DO > NATURE My own freshly picked fruit ride

Try seasonal fruit picking in Okagaki Town and baking using fruit. Then, go cycling while enjoying the rich natural scenery to refresh your body and soul.

◆Period: During fruit picking periods

◆Date & Time: Varies depending on the seasonal fruit. See details under “Other.”

◆Closed: Please inquire (planned for periods when fruit picking is not available)

◆Product Overview: Combined experience of seasonal fruit and cycling

◆Product Details (Course, meeting place, arrival and departure times, required time, etc.):
Bike to a tourist farm where you can pick fresh seasonal fruits. Next, go to a local sweets store and make desserts using your freshly picked fruits.

◆Price:
– Fruit Ride: 3,000–3,500 yen (2022 summer and onward) (Includes bicycle rental, guide fee, damage insurance fee, and pastry making experience)
– Fruit picking is an extra charge (varies depending on fruit).
(For take-out: 1 kg of grapes for 1,000 yen and 1 kg of mandarin oranges for 250 yen, )
*Fruit picking fees will be charged separately as it is subject to change depending on the volume of fruit you pick or take home.

◆Payment: For visits in 2022, advance (and post) cash settlement is requested at each site. PayPay is now available via the tourism association.

◆Included: Bicycle rental, guide fee, fruit pastry making experience, damage insurance

◆Organizer: Okagaki Town Tourist Association

◆Application Deadline & Availability after the deadline: Inquiry is necessary

◆How to Apply: Reservation by phone or via website

◆Cancellation Fee: 2 days before the participation date: free of charge, 1 day before the
participation date: 50% of the participation fee. If there is no contact on the day of the participation date: 100% of the participation fee

◆Language: Portions of the association website is also displayed in English, Chinese, and Korean. Guide and product brochures are in Japanese only.

◆Others:
*Kyoho grapes (Okagaki Town’s specialty variety) are scheduled for August – September, and mandarin oranges for October – November.
*Total travel distance is about 15km. Tourist Association → Orchard → Fruit confectionery making experience → Tourist Association Visitors can ride electric bicycles with a guide through the countryside and along the riverbanks so that they can enjoy the scenery. The burden of transportation is not stressful.Electric bicycles with 26-inch tires are intended for people who can ride bicycles (probably elementary school students or older). However, this can be changed to a road bike if requested.

Affiliation:
Okagaki Town Tourist Association
Address:
670-34 Oaza Hara, Okagaki Town, Onga County, Fukuoka Prefecture
E-mail:
info.okagaki @ soleil.ocn.ne.jp
TEL:
+81-93-281-5050
FAX:
+81-93-281-5055
Person in charge:
Mika Omae
Website:
https://okagaki-kankou.com/fruits_ride/#

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