Uchiwa Fan Workshop and Kaikaro Teahouse Tour in Kanazawa Instant Confirmation

Kaikaro (for illustrative purposes only)

Kaikaro (for illustrative purposes only)

Create your own personal uchiwa hand fan, then try a unique menu featuring authentic gold leaf green tea, and receive an original Kaikaro teahouse gift!

  • Kaikaro (for illustrative purposes only)
  • Uchiwa hand fan making
  • Kaikaro (for illustrative purposes only)2
  • Uchiwa hand fan making
  • Kaikaro (for illustrative purposes only)3
  • Senjafuda Sticker and a Special Envelope
  • Uchiwa hand fan making
Write your name in Japanese on an traditional uchiwa fan, the same type used by geigi performers, and take it home as a souvenir of your trip to Japan. You will also explore an authentic chaya teahouse featuring tatami mats decorated in gold-leaf-coated mizuhiki cord and vermilion‐lacquered walls distinctive of the Kanazawa region, the next best thing to stepping into history.
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You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 20.
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over)
USD 38.87
USD 38.87
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
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Adult/Child (Age 6 & over)
USD 38.87
USD 38.87
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration: 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Uchiwa fan workshop fees / Teahouse entrance fee / Teahouse charges
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • 09:00 Check-in at Kaikaro
  • Please present your voucher at reception.
  • Uchiwa Fan Workshop (80 minutes)
    Uchiwa hand fan making (for illustrative purposes only)4 Have your name translated into Japanese kanji or katakana by sound or meaning, then take some time to practice writing in the 1st floor lounge seated at a sunken kotatsu. Then, create your own original design on an uchiwa fan used by real geigi performers. Fans can be taken home as a souvenir.
  • Kaikaro Teahouse (80 minutes)
    Kaikaro (for illustrative purposes only)4 Designated as a Important Cultural Property by Kanazawa City, Kaikaro is the largest teahouse in the Kanazawa region, and boasts a history of over 190 years. Enjoy a relaxed traditional chaya experience at this historic teahouse.
  • Powdered Green Tea with Gold Leaf Experience (80 minutes)
    Enjoy a special menu of powdered green tea with gold leaf and Japanese sweets at Kanazawa Nodaya Chaya, a traditional teahouse established in 1854.
  • 15:30 Tour ends at Kaikaro
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Infants may accompany parents or guardians during the tour, but will not receive the original goods.
Additional Note(s)
    • This is an unguided plan. Please go to the venue on your own. Kaikaro is open 9:00-17:00, 7 days a week (excluding Dec 31 - Jan 1, during which the teahouse will operate between 9:00-16:00). Refunds will not be issued even to customers who arrive late due to public transportation delays and are unable to participate in the tour. Please give yourself plenty of time for transportation.
    • The tour fee is inclusive of uchiwa fan workshop fees and associated costs, teahouse entrance fee, teahouse charges, and all associated taxes. At the teahouse, participants will receive a powdered green tea with gold leaf and Japanese sweets set. Other menu items are not included in the booking price. Please pay for any additional orders, including associated taxes, to the restaurant on the day. All on-site payments must be made in cash (credit cards not accepted).
    • The uchiwa fan workshop and Kaikaro tour will be conducted in no particular order.
    • Please make your way around the venue on your own. Depending on staff availability on the day, English and Chinese speaking staff will be able to answer questions related to the teahouse.
    • Kaikaro is a historical building established over 190 years ago. Please make sure to remove footwear before entering the venue. Socks must be worn inside the premises. Kaikaro is not wheelchair accessible. There are a number of steps and stairs within the venue, so please take care when making your way around the building.
    • Consumption of food or drink is prohibited inside the building. Large bags and umbrellas are not permitted. Visitors are free to take photos during the tour. Be considerate of others by helping to maintain a quiet, peaceful atmosphere.
    • Clothes may become dirty with ink during the Uchiwa Fan workshop. Please note that aprons will not be provided on the day.
    • Children (ages 0-5 years) will be able to participate for free under the following conditions.
      Tour:
      An individual seat will not be provided. Please have them sit on the lap of their parent or guardian. If there are seats available, they are welcome to use it, however they will not be getting a priority in seating.
      If you would like a seat for a child (ages 0-5 years), please book them as a child.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 20.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 4 business days to 18:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 3 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Please contact Veltra immediately if you make any changes to your booking once it is confirmed, as:

    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 4 business days to 18:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 3 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made after 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 38.87
USD 38.87

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Pick-up Not available
Duration 6.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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