Traditional Japanese Sweets Making Experience in Arashiyama

24_6_2016 Kyoto Complete 47_1

Learn how to make beautiful wagashi, the traditional cutely shaped sweets of Japan! An experienced instructor will assist you as you make flower and fruit shaped treats.

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  • Duration: 1.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking instructor / Class fee / Wagashi ingredients / Matcha tea
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Starting time: 09:15 11:00 13:00 15:00
Starting time: 09:15 11:00 13:00 15:00
  • 09:05 Meet at Kanshundo Sagano Branch
  • 09:15 Japanese Wagashi Class (1 hour)
    和菓子作り体験10 和菓子 夏版 Guests will be able to make different cakes every month, to match the season.

    Spring: Nanohana and sakura flowers, olive-green birds etc
    Summer: Blue-flag flower, China-pink flower, morning-bells etc
    Autumn: Daisy, Maple, Ginkgo nut etc
    Winter: Plum flower, camellia, pine needles etc
  • 10:15 Matcha Tea and Sweets Time (10 minutes)
    P1020761 Enjoy sampling the sweets you made along with a cup of green tea.
  • 10:30 Activity Ends at Kanshundo Sagano Branch
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Children 5 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • We have aprons and towels available.
Additional Note(s)
    • You will be provided with a souvenir box to carry your sweets.
    • This activity is operated in Japanese.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 20.
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Cancellation Policy
  • 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
  • Should you need to change your booking(number of people, time), contact Kanshundo Higashi-ten by 16:00 previous day.
    may not be able to change schedule on the day
USD 19.42
USD 19.42

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(4.67/5.00) 4.67 / 5
(3 reviews)
Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily


It was nice getting to make various traditional Japanese sweets. The instructor did a good job of explaining how to make the various pastries and you are able to make out what you need to do, even if ...more
As I sometimes make Western sweets but hardly make Japanese sweets, I made a reservation for this interesting experience. It is kind of far from the center of Arashiyama, but it was a very superb sto...more
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