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Kendo Lesson in Tokyo with Optional Armor Factory Tour and Kendo Lunch

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Learn from experts.

Unleash the samurai in you and learn kendo. Don the armor, grasp the bamboo sword and practice your strikes. Feel the adrenaline rush through your veins as you go head-to-head with your opponent.

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You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 100.
Adult/Child (Age 9 & over)
USD 186.24
USD 186.24
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Adult/Child (Age 9 & over)
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USD 186.24
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Approximately 2 hours of training conducted by kendo experts.
  • Duration: 2 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bottled water / English-speaking instructor / Japanese-speaking instructor / Hand towel / Kendo armor and equipment rental
  • Schedule
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  • 10:00 Check-in at JR Uguisudani Station
  • 10:15 Gear Up
    class02 First things first, look the part. Don the protective armor (bogu) and get ready to work those muscles. Your instructor will show you how to wear your armor properly and make sure you are well protected.
  • Samurai Lecture
    headgear Next, learn the ways of a samurai through a brief lecture from your instructor. Learn the proper way of bowing and greeting your instructor and/or opponent.
  • Striking Practice
    class01 Things get even more exciting as you hold your bamboo sword (shinai). Learn the right posture and stance. Swing your sword and let it cut through the tense air.
  • Kendo Match
    class03 And now, the fun part! Let the excitement of being one-half of a kendo match grip your heart. Practice what you've learned and go head-to-head with your opponent. Give it your all and try your best to win!
  • 12:00 Tour Ends on Site
Package detail / Schedule
Kendo Lesson with Armory Factory Tour and Kendo-themed Lunch
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 6.
Adult/Child (Age 9 & over)
USD 245.05
USD 245.05
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 9 & over)
USD 245.05
USD 245.05
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Get the full experience. Train with kendo experts, visit a kendo armor factory, and dine at a kendo-themed restaurant.
  • Duration: 6 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bottled water / Lunch / English-speaking instructor / Japanese-speaking instructor / Hand towel / Kendo armor and equipment rental / Q&A session with kendo master / Kendo match video moving session
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 10:00 Check-in at JR Uguisudani Station
  • 10:15 Gear Up
    class02 First things first, look the part. Don the protective armor (bogu) and get ready to work those muscles. Your instructor will show you how to wear your armor properly and make sure you are well protected.
  • Samurai Lecture
    headgear Next, learn the ways of a samurai through a brief lecture from your instructor. Learn the proper way of bowing and greeting your instructor and/or opponent.
  • Striking Practice
    class01 Things get even more exciting as you hold your bamboo sword (shinai). Learn the right posture and stance. Swing your sword and let it cut through the tense air.
  • Kendo Match
    class03 And now, the fun part! Let the excitement of being one-half of a kendo match grip your heart. Practice what you've learned and go head-to-head with your opponent. Give it your all and try your best to win!
  • Lunch at Kendo-themed Restaurant
    resto03 Whew, that match was intense! After you shower and get changed, it's time to head to Shinjuku for a unique dining experience. Visit the one and only kendo-themed restaurant in Japan and order the Special Samurai Meal for a complete samurai experience.
  • Kendo Armor Factory
    tools Make your way to Ikebukuro and see masters of the craft fashion kendo armor right before your very eyes. This technique has been passed on for generations and with it, the samurai soul. Grab the rare opportunity to ask these craftsmen your questions!
  • 16:00 Tour Ends on Site
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Restriction(s)
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    • Guests with heart and cardiovascular issues are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Guests who are suffering from the ill-effects of the excessive consumption alcohol or are under the influence of alcohol on the day of the activity, are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Children 9 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Requirement(s) - Others
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    • Please bring workout or loose-fitting clothes. You may be asked to wear your personal clothes in case sizes do not fit.
    • The dojo is equipped with shower rooms. Please bring your own bath towel and a change of clothes.
Additional Note(s)
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    • Please follow the instructor during the program. VELTRA and the local provider cannot be held liable for any damage or injury.
    • The dojo (training school) is considered sacred. Please observe silence and refrain from touching items without permission.
    • The duration of the activity may change due to unforeseen circumstances such as train delays. Please allot ample time for the activity.
    • There is a possibility that head protectors may damage eyeglasses. We advise guests with eyeglasses to put on contact lenses instead.
    • A dojo closer to the guests' hotel may be arranged for groups of ten or more.
    • Public transportation will be used for transferring between locations. Fares are NOT included in tour fee.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 17:00 local time, 6 business days to 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2 - 6 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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