Places in Tono
Souveniers from Tono
Here are some Tono specialties and souvenirs.
Gelato made with milk produced in Tono. Local ingredients are used for flavoring, such as blueberries, mulberry leaves, mud leaves, and hops that makes beer.
Photo: Tono Dairy Farm, Denshoen Park, Takamuro Suikoen, Tono Furusato Village
A juice made of ingredients including tomatoes, apples, carrots, blueberries, and other products from Tono.
Photo: Miyamorigawa Upper Production Association, Nagaryu Shoten
A paperweight with a motif of "Kappa" made from Iwate prefecture's specialty product "Nanbu Tekki". The image of sitting a sitting Kappa is humorous.
Photo: Chiba hardware store
A simple-textured pottery using the Tono soil. In Tono, expressive and cute works based on the familiar demon "Kappa" are popular.
Tono Tsukimoshi Dolls
A doll made by mixing clay and soil together in the Tsukimoushi district of Tono since the Edo period. Popular as a gift to wish luck.
Photo: Local Dolls and Folk Art Village
T-shirts featuring characters like the "Kappa" and "Zashiki Warashi" and keywords unique to Tono.
Photo: Yanaginoshita workshop, Masumi Kikuchi
Hops-made Japanese washi paper
Tono is a place where hops, the raw material of beer, are produced. Accessories made from the hops-made Japanese washi paper have a gentle and elegant look to them.
Photo: Hop Washi-wo-sodateru association
Merchandise (Kappa Goods)
There is a bunch of unique and cute kappa products such as "Kappa Capture Permits", key chains and pens.
Photo: Yanaginoshita workshop and others
Please contact "Tabinokura Tono" for purchasing the listed products.