Suntory Hakushu Distillery
(c) 2006 SUNTORY Limited. All Rights Reserved.Whisky distilleries are often located in very natural areas. The sight of rows of whisky barrels set against nature is like seeing a reservoir in the woods. In the gift shops, you can buy whisky as well as tasty side snacks.
Address: 2913-1, Torihara, Hakushu-cho, Hokuto city, Yamanashi
Hours open to visitors: Tours start every 30 min. on Sat., Sun. and national holidays (every 60min. on weekdays)from 10:00 to 15:00. (More than 2 people) *Schedule changes depends on the season.
Suntory Museum of Whisky is open from 9:00-16:30.
Admission Fee: Free
How to apply: Apply by phone in advance.
Time required for a factory tour: About 60 min.
Availability of English-speaking personal: A translation system is available for English, Chinese and French at the guided tour.
Restrictions to be observed at factories: Taking photographs, foods and smoking are prohibited.
Closed: New Year's holiday and days which the factory closes
Directions: 10 min. by taxi from JR Kobuchizawa Sta.