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Try the best local foods, drinks, sweets in Japan. Booking cooking classes and learn how to make delicious dishes like tempura, sushi and more. Guests with a sweet toooth can join tasting tours or sweets-making lessons. Find your favorite sake, beer or wine, or book dinner reservations with ease. Veltra also makes it easy for visitors with special dietary requirements (halal, vegetarian, gluten-free) enjoy Japanese food without worrying!
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    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Climb to the fifth station of Mt. Fuji for a spectacular view before soaring above mountains on a 4D virtual ride. Explore Lake Kawaguchi and a Ninja Village within Oshino Hakkai too!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD111.46

    Daily
    9.5 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Experience an enchanting time with a maiko as you savor an elegant course-style dinner. Watch an elegant dance and play traditional games for a memorable time in the geisha district of Gion.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD176.47

    Tue, Thu
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  3. Spend a day visiting all the iconic landmarks of Tokyo, such as Asakusa, Tokyo Skytree, Imperial Palace East Garden and more! Discover the traditional and modern side of the city on a comfortable bus.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD74.30

    Daily
    9.5 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Enter through a secret passage way leading you to this famous restaurant run by ninjas. Enjoy a night of surprises, magic and delicious food in Kyoto!
    Meal Provided

    From USD27.86

    Daily
    (evening)
  5. Enjoy an authentic and delicious 10-course dinner in Kyoto. First explore the Shirakawa river and make your way through the traditional geisha district of Gion. Then enjoy your traditional meal.
    English Available

    USD166.25

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  6. Learn to make soba noodles the retro way, just a few minutes from Kiyomizudera Temple. Do it all, from prepping, mixing, rolling, and cutting the dough, then eat your freshly made noodles.

    USD26.94

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Step back in time with a visit to Gion Corner, where a showcase of traditional Japanese arts is held. After that, delight in a candlelight tea ceremony before a shojin ryori dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD114.24

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  8. Try your hand at making Takoyaki, a popular Japanese delicacy made with chunks of octopus and batter. Learn to cook up the Osaka specialty while wearing an elegant Kimono.
    English Available

    From USD37.15

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Treat yourself with your choice of fabulous dinner sets and the amazing Okinawan dance show. Perfect for a night out in Naha, dive right into a fabulous evening.

    From USD32.29

    8%
    OFF
    Daily
    (evening)
  10. Get a full course of Japanese culture by learning how to cook delicious fresh udon noodles while enjoying traditional shodo calligraphy or origami crafts, all with an English-speaking instructor.
    English Available

    From USD65.02

    Weekday
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  11. Discover the charms of the Ryukyu Kingdom and watch a fantastic music and dance performance at the Yotsutake theatre! You can then enjoy a course meal of healthy and traditional dishes.

    From USD40.12

    Daily
    (evening)
  12. Discover the harmony between traditional Japanese sweets and authentic Matcha Green Tea from Kyoto. Make your own wagashi sweets with an English instructor in this delicious opportunity.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD139.32

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  13. Sample foods from all over Japan and experience travelling across the nation in only 90 minutes! Take a peek into the history & culture of Japan through various unique flavors and regional styles.
    English Available

    USD9.29

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (afternoon)
  14. In the heart of Asakusa, learn the steps of making delicious sushi, miso soup, tempura and more from a professional chef in a restaurant, and bring home the flavors of Japan to your kitchen!
    English Available
    Special

    From USD65.20

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (afternoon)
  15. Satisfy your hunger with local delicacies as an English-speaking guide introduces you to trendy Shibuya. Journey from hidden local eateries to an underground food market in Shibuya station.
    English Available

    USD133.75

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  16. Get a taste of Kyoto as you learn to prepare two of Japan's most popular dishes, sushi and tempura! This is a fun hands-on class with a very tasty ending.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD146.45

    Group Discount
    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  17. Visit iconic Osaka Castle, shop around in Shinsaibashi, pose at Dotonbori, pray at the Osaka Masjid and more! Enjoy a full day exploring and eating in Osaka with a friendly English-speaking guide.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD120.37

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)
  18. 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.

    USD20.06

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  19. Learn how to make your own perfect cup of Japanese tea using high-end matcha green tea with an English-speaking instructor. Enjoy the tea with some Japanese sweets in a cute cafe in Asakusa.
    English Available

    USD35.11

    Daily
    (afternoon)
  20. Learn how to make shojin-ryori, the vegetarian/vegan cuisine of Buddhist monks. After the lesson, enjoy the veggie feast you made with your very hands!
    English Available

    USD95.29

    Weekday
    2 hour(s) (afternoon)