Chateau Mercian

We, "Chateau Mercian," offer you various kinds of tours where you can enjoy learning the fascination and the history of Japanese wine, grape cultivation, and fermentation of wine through visiting our various facilities. We are trying to improve the quality of our wine by introducing new equipment for fermentation and storage in the process of producing wine.



Chateau Mercian
1425-1 Shimoiwasaki, Katsunuma-town, Koshu-city, Yamanashi Pref. 〒409-1313

- 3 min. by car from Chuo Expressway "Katsunuma" Interchange
- 8 min. by train from JR "Katsunuma Budoukyo" station or about 10 min. from JR "Enzan" station


Admission fee Basic course:500 JPY, Holiday special course: 1,000 JPY
Working days and hours 9:30~16:30
Closings Every Tuesday (Except holiday; the next day is closed instead),the year end and new year
Visitor capacity Up to 45 people
Time required for a tour Basic course: about 60 min,
Holiday special course: about 90 min
Language Japanese only
Reservation Required
Please fill in the application form on our website or phone call.
Other conditions
  1. Only "study tour" is available; induction course or discussion cannot be held here.
  2. Application must be made only in Japanese and the attendance of an interpreter is essential.
  3. September through November is not available due to busy season.
    (The other regular holidays are not available either.)
  4. Application should be made within two weeks before your visit in principle.
  5. Please note that tour cannot be opened in case of the other conditions besides those of above 1 - 4.


Tel: +81-55-237-7272