Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery
Address: 7-6 Kurokawachō, Yoichi, Yoichi District, Hokkaido 046-0003
Open: 9am to 5pm
Nikka Whisky Plant Customer Parking Lot: 7-6 Kurokawa-cho, Yoichi-cho, Yoichi-gun, Hokkaido
Entry & Tour Fee: Free
Number of parking spaces: 49 (visible) Spaces for the physically challenged: 3 Motorcycles: 0
EV charging facilities: No
Toilet: in the facility z
Vending machines: in the facility z
Distance and Time to Main Gate Approx. 340m, 5 min. walk
Latitude and Longitude:
World Geodetic System North Latitude: 43°11′4.482″(43.1845783) East Longitude:140°47′23.522″(140.7898673)
Japan geodetic system North latitude: 43°10′55.891″(43.182191944) East longitude:140°47′36.776″(140.793548889)
Map code 164 635 756*48
Congestion Forecast: During the tourist season, the car park is likely to be full.
Note: There are two parking spaces, one on the right side of the gate and one on the left (at the back for buses only).
About the Distillery Tour
In response to the declaration of a state of emergency issued by the government on Thursday, January 7, 2021, to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, and in accordance with the request for residents to refrain from going out and moving about unnecessarily and unexpectedly, visitors from areas where the declaration has been issued will not be allowed to visit the distillery (for tours, shopping, or using the restaurants) until the declaration is lifted. In order to avoid the need for visitors to leave the premises, visitors from areas where the declaration has been issued will not be allowed to visit the distillery (for tours, shopping, and restaurant use) until the declaration is lifted. We would like to ask for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.
Visitors from areas where a state of emergency has been declared by the government are not allowed to enter the museum (for tours, use of the store, or use of the restaurant). Reservations can be made directly by phone.
Guided tours of the distillery are available by reservation only. Please note that visitors without reservations are not allowed to visit the distillery.
Groups of more than 10 people and visitors arriving by chartered bus are not allowed to visit.
Please note that the number of people who can make reservations is limited.
Paid tastings will be limited, and paid seminars will be cancelled.
Staff members are wearing masks and taking other measures to prevent infection.
We would like to ask for your cooperation in preventing infection by wearing masks and taking your temperature.
For more details, please refer to “Infection Prevention Measures for Staff and Visitors“.
Closed: August 11th, 2021 to September 1st, 2021.
Please note that due to Covid, distillery tours may be suspended. If tours are suspended, an announcement will be made on the website. https://www.nikka.com/distilleries/yoichi/