Member for
6 years
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Takayama City Kamitakara Town
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  • Vegetable Gardens
  • Temple-Style Cram School
  • Farm Inn, Backpackers Lodge, Etc.
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Slow Food
  • Eating Brown Rice and Vegetables
  • Traditional Local Japanese Cooking
  • Making Seasonable Ornaments
  • Japanese Calligraphy
  • Walking to Enjoy Nature
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Walking in the Bush
  • Hot Spring
  • General Japanese Family
  • Traditional Japanese Family
We have an organic attitude of sorts, but we do not go out of our way to be organic or alternative, rather, we do what suits us at the time
Eating habits using locally harvested seasonal vegetables are main.
We are aiming for rejuvenation, taking care of interactions with local people, especially the elderly.
  • General diet including meat and fish
  • We cook mainly Japanese meals
  • Our own grown vegetables generally
  • We usually cook homemade meals
We drink and if WWOOFers like drinking, we may have opportunities to drink sometimes
No, nobody smokes
  • In a tiny village in a mountain area
  • Farming area
  • Very quiet
Our home and our workplace are situated at the same place or very close to each other and so the atmosphere stated pertains to both our home and our workplace
Within 660 square meters
  • Large House
  • Two Story House
  • Other
We are relocating old houses built by the construction method transmitted to the Hida region.
In future I would like to have a dog and a cat.
  • Almost All Year Round
  • 4 to 7 Days
  • The period will be determined depending on our workload
We welcome one WWOOFer at a time, and a few WWOOFers too can stay with us simultaneously
  • A group of friends WWOOFing together
  • A wife and husband couple
  • A wife and husband and their child(ren)
  • Siblings WWOOFing together
Depends on the situation
  • No conditions. If we do not have other WWOOFers or other WWOOFer reservations, we welcome all WWOOFers
  • We prefer WWOOFers who can speak Japanese
  • We welcome all nationalities
  • WWOOFers with absolutely no farming experience are welcome
  • WWOOFers who like nature
  • WWOOFers who are interested in living in a rural area
  • WWOOFers who have a will to learn the native language(s)
  • WWOOFers who are interested in this culture
  • Healthy WWOOFers
  • General farming
  • Weeding
  • Harvesting
  • Planting rice plants
  • Managing vegetable / rice fields
  • Cleaning
  • Cooking
  • Washing the dishes
  • General housework
  • Making flower gardens
  • Shoveling snow
Usually 6 hours or less a day
  • In a room in the house where the Host family live
  • In a traditional Japanese Tatami mat room
  • Using a Japanese futon
  • Using a bed
  • Other
There are Japanese houses made of Japanese cypress in the city, so they can also stay
  • With the Host
  • Usually with the Host
  • With other WWOOFers, trainees, etc.
  • Other
I would like to have an experience of making Japanese meals with the host.
Self-catering is also possible for those with restrictions.
Depends on the situation Ask us when contacting us We can cook for WWOOFers who are really light vegetarians, who can eat chickens, ham & sausages, eggs, dairy products
Yes, at a designated location
  • No
At least one of our Host members has much time to communicate with WWOOFers
  • Yes, to a certain degree
  • WWOOFers do not need to speak Japanese now but they have to have a will to learn Japanese
  • Japanese
  • Korea
It is a pleasure to experience the goodness of Japan, not to destroy nature, cherish it in a place full of nature that can not be experienced in the city.
There are many opportunities to experience Japanese traditional culture.
Eating the delicious rice in Japan, it is a place where you can enjoy the flowers in spring, the river in the summer, the broad leaves in the autumn, the snow scenery in the winter and the seasons of fun.
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When the coronavirus calms down, it will resume
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