Traditional Japanese Sweets Making Experience in Arashiyama

Spring seasonal sweets in Kyoto

Spring sweets

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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Adult/Child (Age 5 & over)
USD 19.87
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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
Package detail / Schedule
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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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Payment/Cancellation policy
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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 19.87
USD 19.87

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(4.88/5.00) 4.88 / 5
(8 reviews)
Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: Liesbeth
It was a great experience. I followed the workshop with my mother, and there was also one other Japanese couple. Although the explanation of the workshop itself was in Japanese, the sensei explained ...more
by: Irina
I went with my mom and we had lots of fun. Instructions are in Japanese but hands on demonstaration makes everything very clear. Loved it!
by: Soccer Lover
I was not sure about this activity, but with the instructor's kind assistance, I could complete the all three kinds of sweets. The instruction was given in Japanese with some simple English, but her d...more
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