Kayabuki snack walk in MIYAMA

What's "Kayabuki snack walk"?

An one-hour tour of recommended snacks loved by the locals and the scenary of  Miyama's thatched village (kayabuki no sato)

A local guide will take you to four cafes while explaining the mechanism of kayabuki roofs and life in a kayabuki no sato village.

Enjoy the scenery and delicious food and drinks in Miyama's thatched village.

One person is welcome to join!


※age 3 or below - free


Tour dates

Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays during two periods below:

<Autumn season> 10/30/2021 (Sat) - 11/28/2021 (Sun)

<Spring season> 4/10/2021 (Sat) - 5/30/2021 (Sun)
※ a rain-or-shine event/cancelled in the event of stormy weather.

Duration/Meeting time

13:00~14:00 (1 hour)
※ Please arrive not later than 12:55 at the meeting spot.


Maximum: 10 (those who have prior booking will be given priority)


Meeting Spot

Tourst Information Center Yurari
(2 minutes walk from car parking space )

Visiting cafes

  • Cafe Gallery Saika

  • Cafe Milan

  • Local sweets confectionary shop "Kibi"

In this tour, you'll visit 4 cafe within Miyama's thatched village and experience sample tastings of each cafe's recommended menu (*). 

* no choice of menu but only one fixed menu for each tour.


Preventive measures against COVID-19 spreading

✔︎ Please sanitize your hands before joining the tour. (Kindly cooperate with our staff to use the alcohol based sanitizer.)
✔︎Please wear a mask during the tour.
✔︎If you are feeling unwell, please refrain from joining the tour (no cancellation charge).


Cancellation of the tour

In the event stormy weather is expected on the tour date, the tour will be cancelled (no cancellation fee)

Cancellation for stormy weather will be determined at 17:00 on the previous day of the tour.

Reservation & Inquiry

Please make your inquiry to:
Kyoto Miyama Tourism Association
TEL 0771-75-9030(closed Wed.) 9:00-17:00