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Delve into Japanese culture in Osaka. From kimono rentals to ninja and samurai experiences, shodo calligraphy, cosplay, origami, taiko drumming or sado tea ceremony, VELTRA offers a range of cultural experiences that you can enjoy while in Osaka, rain or shine.
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  1. No.1
    Experience the traditional culture of Japan in the "Way of the Tea," popularly known as Tea Ceremony. Learn to prepare a bowl of matcha green tea while wearing a graceful kimono.
    English Available

    From USD47.16

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  2. No.2
    Learn the traditional way to dress yourself in a fashionable cotton summer kimono. After your lesson with your English-speaking teacher, take the yukata set home as a souvenir of your visit to Japan!
    English Available

    From USD75.45

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. No.3
    Discover the colorful art of Japanese origami! Create beautiful figures by folding Japanese rice papers as a teacher shows you how it's done. A great activity for families and friends.
    English Available

    From USD21.69

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Learn the basics of swordplay and the distinctive posture and behavior of the samurai! Professional actors will teach you using actual bamboo swords, like those used in stage performances or films.

    USD47.16

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. Change into a samurai or ninja and learn to sword fight. Practice the moves, then perform a fighting scene with a professional taking the supporting role.
    English Available

    From USD66.02

    Weekday
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  6. Feel the rhythm of Japanese traditional taiko drumming in Osaka. No experience or Japanese language needed, just come on in and leave with a great memory.

    USD81.49

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  7. Get an introduction to writing with brush and ink in a calligraphy class located in Osaka. Learn the basics from a helpful teacher and hang your finished piece on a scroll to take home.
    English Available

    USD101.86

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  8. Transform into a famous character from Japanese culture or try on a Japanese kimono. Then enjoy a fun cosplay photo shoot against one of eight different backgrounds.
    English Available

    USD56.59

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Go on the path to becoming a ninja as you gain skills and learn secrets from a master. People of all ages can learn and try their hand at basic ninjutsu (ninja techniques) and see how weapons such as a shuriken ninja star and fukiya blowgun are used.
    English Available

    USD45.27

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  10. Learn the fascinating art of shodo! Get to know the history and vibrant culture of Japan through its beautiful writing as an experienced teacher guides you on how to write like a true calligrapher.
    English Available

    From USD33.95

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  11. From a collection of nearly 4,000 colorful and decorative kimonos, find a perfect one to embellish yourself in. Go on a stroll through Osaka and take stylish photos during your journey.
    Special

    From USD30.92

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)

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