Kirin Yokohama Beer Village
Breweries offer factory tours, where you can see the process of beer production and also taste freshly produced beer. Gift shops offer products not found anywhere else, confectionaries made from beer, and so on.
Address: 1-17-1 Namamugi, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa
Hours open to visitors: Tours start from 10:00 to 16:30 every 30 min. (Until September 2013)
Tours start from 10:30 to 15:30 every an hour (From October 2013)
Admission Fee: Free
How to apply: Apply by phone.
Time required for a factory tour: About 60 min. (including beer sampling)
Availability of English-speaking personal: English-speaking guides are not available.
Restrictions to be observed at factories: Taking photographs and smoking are prohibited.
Closed: Mon. & New Year's holiday (if a Monday is a national holiday, it will open and close on the next day). *The first and third Monday will be open from April to November.
Directions: 10-min. walk from Keihin Kyuko Namamugi Sta.