La Collina has been chosen as the most popular spot in Shiga for three consecutive years. Just like Himure-chaya, they are also involved in the production and grading of traditional Japanese confectioneries from in Omihachiman.
Japanese confectioneries as well as Western confectioneries, like Baum Kuchen, are manufactured in La Collina, and there are food and beverage spaces divided into Japanese, Western areas. You can even grab a snack and enjoy a walk through the facility. Fascinating fairy-tale-like spots like this, make the best Instagram spots and are always crowded with many tourists.
615-1 Kitanosho-cho, Omihachiman, Shiga 523-8533
Directions 1 Take the JR Tokaido Shinkansen from Nagoya to Maibara. (about 27min) Switch to the JR Tokaido Sanyo Main Line and take the train from Maibara to Omihachiman. (about 26min) At Omihachiman take the bus heading to Choumeiji and get off at Kitanosho La Collina. (about 10min) Directions 2 Take the JR Tokaido Sanyo Main Line from Shin Osaka to Omihachiman. (about 1h) At Omihachiman take the bus heading to Choumeiji and get off at Kitanosho La Collina. (about 10min)
Main Shop: 9:00am–6:00pm Cafe: 9:00am–6:00pm (Kitchen closes 5:00pm) Castella Shop: 9:00am–6:00pm Cafe: 9:00am–6:00pm (Kitchen closes 5:00pm) Meals from 11:00 until we are out of stock. Food Garage: Gift Shop: 9:00am–6:00pm Food Court: 10:00am–5:00pm
|Holidays||Closed January 1st|
|Wi-Fi||See store for details.|
|Price||See store for details.|
|Average visit length||1–2 hours.|
|Websites||Official Site (JPN)http://taneya.jp/la_collina/|