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Osaka EDITOR'S PICKS
Cultural Experiences in Osaka
Discover a different side of Japanese culture when you visit Osaka, one of Japan's most energetic cities! From fun shodo calligraphy lessons, tea ceremonies, origami to creating plastic food samples, and once-in-a-lifetime experiences such as being a miko (Shinto shrine maiden), let us help make your visit to Osaka unforgettable.
6Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. 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.

    USD79.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  2. 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 USD32.92

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. 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

    USD54.86

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Experience a traditional tea ceremony as performed by an elegant maiko. Take a sip of matcha green tea, meet a maiko up close for photo opportunities and memorable conversations.
    English Available

    From USD78.64

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. 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.

    USD45.72

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  6. 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 USD21.03

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)