16:00～17:00Umaji Village Agricultural Cooperative’s Yuzu-no-mori
You can see the assembly line and packing of “Gokkun Umaji-mura,” a bottled drink flavored by “yuzu” (lemon-like Japanese citrus) that has been a big hit and is well known as a beverage officially certified by the Umaji Municipal Government.
9:30～11:30Experience producing “tenpi-en” (solar salt) by exposing sea water to sunlight and wind (2 hours).
You can see and experience the whole process of making tenpi-en (solar salt) using only natural energy -- solar heat and wind -- in Tano Town, Aki County.
About a 15-minute drive
11:45～14:15Kitagawa Village "Monet’s Garden" Marmottan & lunch
Monet’s Garden in Giverny, France, well known as a place that fascinated impressionist artist Claude Monet, has been replicated as Kitagawa Village "Monet’s Garden" Marmottan. It is the world’s only facility that is allowed to use the name “Monet’s Garden.” The blue water lilies that grow in the garden are a must-see attraction.
You can refresh yourself both physically and mentally by swimming in a functional pool filled with deep-sea water rich in mineral content, as well as bathing in an open-air bath and a whirlpool bath, at the Searest Muroto thalassotherapy facility.