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Top Cultural Activities in Hiroshima
Tea ceremony, calligraphy, bonsai gardening and more! Dive deep into Japanese culture when you book these activities, classes and workshops, all available in Hiroshima
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  1. Experience authentic Japanese culture through fun activities in a Zen Buddhist temple. Further your knowledge of Japan by wearing a lovely kimono and take part in a tea ceremony, calligraphy class and more with an English-speaking instructor.
    English Available

    From USD77.40

    2-for-1
    Review Rebate
    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Discover the techniques of ikebana with a professional instructor. With helpful English-assistance, learn more about the different schools, types of flowers, and the philosophy behind the art.
    English Available

    From USD63.56

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. Hike up the trails of Gokurakuji Temple and enjoy the view. Experience a spiritual adventure with a monk as your guide and see Japan's third largest wooden Buddha. Try your hand at Buddhist Sutra writing and have a memorable experience in Hiroshima
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD56.21

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  4. Ignite your fighting spirit for an intensive yet beginner-friendly aikido lesson. Learn the fundamentals of this self-defense martial art that uses the force of your hands and feet. Practice the basics with an experienced aikido master.
    English Available

    From USD48.76

    Group Discount
    Sun, Tue, Thu
    1.5 - 2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  5. Get a hands on experience at the traditional Japanese miniature gardening art. Learn the techniques of arranging and pruning the elegant plant from a professional bonsai artist.
    English Available
    Special

    From USD71.20

    Group Discount
    Sun, Wed, Fri, Sat
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Have fun interacting with owls, falcons and hawks at Hiroshima's first owl cafe, Owl de Base. Take photos with the owls and have your favorite bird perch on your arm.

    USD15.67

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  7. Make an original rice scoop by branding it, a specialty of Miyajima. It's a unique souvenir to take back home from your trip to Hiroshima. You can also put a brand on a chopstick rest or chopsticks.

    From USD3.87

    Daily
    0.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Personalize your very own name stamp with a certified craftsman in Hiroshima. Enjoy a hands-on lesson to carve your name on stone stamps for a memorable souvenir from Japan!
    English Available

    From USD67.04

    Group Discount
    Sun, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning)