Having Fun, Shopping, Staying,Higashi-Omi【Higashi-Omi Area Course】Enjoy Everything Summer Has To Offer! Complete Refreshment! Awesome River-Bathing Course!

【Higashi-Omi Area Course】Enjoy Everything Summer Has To Offer! Complete Refreshment! Awesome River-Bathing Course!

he Kanzakigawa River that flows through the east part of the Higashi-Omi region provides
wonderful summer leisure spots for those in the know!

This outdoor-adventure packed course allows you to have some summer fun,
bathe in hot springs while surrounded by nature,
and then spend the night in a charming bungalow.

①POWERZONE Riverbase Shiga Canyon Swimming Kanzakigawa River

Kanzakigawa River is a spot favored by those in the know,
located close to the city, and the chance to participate in a "canyon swimming" tour!

Swim, climb, and get swept along a beautiful canyon,
with clear water and surrounded by white granite.

You can even dive into a waterfall pool from a height of 3 or 4m!

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You'll be wearing a lifejacket, so you can take part
even if you aren't the strongest swimmer.

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Enjoy the spray of water and experience all the fun the river has to offer!

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②Happuno-yu Day Bathing Hot Spring

Once you've had your fun in the water,
head to a hotel-style hot spring spot to kick back and relax!

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Soothed by the Echigawa River flowing right in front of your eyes,
you can look out over the verdant green mountains from not only an outside bath
but also a liberating inside bath with massive glass windows!

The water is known for its beautification properties, bringing you smooth and soft skin.

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In the adjoining restaurant the menu includes a kaiseki-style banquet (reservation required)
with local char grilled on an open hearth.

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③Workshop Chou-Chou Lakeland Fresh Cheesecake

Enjoy the "Lakeland Fresh Cheesecake,
" created from the sake lees and local sake
from six highly unique and individual brewers!

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The sake lees from each brewery are actually incredibly diverse,
from refreshing through to mellow and brandy-like.

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As the flavors for each are different, trying them all
and comparing them is a great way to hone your sense of taste.

Enjoy the fragrance and flavors that change as the lees mature.


④Aikyo-no-Mori Bungalow Lodging

How about staying in a bungalow at a campsite surrounded by the glory of nature?

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The key appeal here is the ability to easily enjoy the outdoor experience,
with lodgings outfitted with a refrigerator, bath and toilet.

Trees are also used to create natural partitions,
allowing you to enjoy camping while maintaining a feeling of privacy.

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You can enjoy walks along wooded pathways or swimming in the nearby river,
and even experience making pizza or ice-cream.

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