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Get to know the rich and fascinating culture of Japan through traditional forms of art that have charmed visitors for centuries. From tea houses hidden in the backstreets of Tokyo, to cloth dyeing, kimono classes, music lessons and flower arrangement -- the cultural activities you can enjoy are almost endless.
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  1. Encounter the world of tea in a quaint tearoom located near the famous Kabukiza in Ginza. With a friendly English-speaking tea master, learn more about the ceremony with delicious tea and sweets.
    English Available

    From USD32.53

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  2. Now is your chance to meet true geisha in Tokyo. See an elegant dance, play classic parlor games and take pictures with these icons of Japanese hospitality with helpful English support.

    USD51.12

    Sat
    1 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Step into the tranquil calm of the traditional tea ceremony while wearing an elegant kimono, then set out on a stroll of the gleaming and modern Ginza district.
    English Available

    USD87.78

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)
  4. Dress in a beautiful kimono and walk through lovely Asakusa! Choose your favorite kimono from a huge selection of designs. Everything from the traditional to modern and cute is available.
    English Available

    From USD46.48

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  5. Learn the basics of fighting with a katana sword, and get in touch with your inner samurai. Open to everyone from beginners to martial artists, come learn the art of the sword in central Tokyo.
    English Available

    From USD139.43

    Daily
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  6. Feel like a real princess in luxurious silk kimono and dramatic hair accessories! Enjoy the photo session solo, or with friends and family in a comfortable indoor studio. Men, women and children are welcome!
    English Available

    From USD68.26

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Take part in a private and traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Wear a colorful silk kimono, drink tea, and take photos in the tearoom or garden when finished.
    English Available

    From USD116.45

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Transform into a mighty samurai with the bold armor of warlords of the Sengoku period. Suit up (with help from a pro) and strike a pose for the camera, a unique souvenir of your time in Tokyo!
    English Available

    USD120.84

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Learn from the ninja masters of the Musashi Clan and train in real ninjutsu. Try throwing ninja stars, practicing meditation, and see real ninja weapons in the heart of Tokyo!
    English Available

    From USD111.54

    Daily
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  10. Discover a new side of yourself with a professional transformation into a dazzling oiran or elegant geisha. Stylish samurai styles for men available too.

    From USD180.70

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. Learn about the traditional Japanese art of tea, explained by professional tea masters. Enjoy a cup of matcha tea and sweets in a serene tatami tea room.
    English Available

    From USD48.76

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. Stroll around Harajuku and Shibuya in style with kimono from a shop right near Takeshita Street. Choose from various styles from traditional kimono and hakama to gothic and lolita kimono styles.

    From USD40.16

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. Feel the beat and energy of the traditional Japanese taiko drum. Watch a live performance then join in to learn the various ways of expressing yourself musically.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD102.40

    Group Discount
    Daily
  14. See the best Tokyo has to offer on this one day adventure of Japan's capital. Visit Asakusa, the Imperial Palace and Tokyo Tower, and experience a tea ceremony and river cruise!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD111.54

    Daily
    8.5 - 10 hour(s) (morning)
  15. Experience the heart of sado, the Way of Tea, in this hidden teahouse near central Shibuya. Take in the serene atmosphere, and savor a quiet bowl of matcha prepared by a tea master.

    From USD46.48

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)
  16. Transform into your favorite character in the hometown of anime, Akihabara! Our staff of cosplayers can help with make-up or you can wander town in costume for an unforgettable time.
    English Available

    From USD40.16

    Weekday
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  17. Watch professional sumo wrestlers during their morning practice in the famous sumo stables of Ryogoku. Experience the power of a sumo match up close.
    English Available

    From USD73.43

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 - 3 hour(s) (morning)
  18. Wear a beautiful kimono of your choice, take pictures and explore the city dressed to impress. We will store your clothes and belongings for you!

    USD51.12

    Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  19. Learn about the traditional Japanese art of shodo, ink brush calligraphy. Focus your mind, and create your own unique calligraphy piece!
    English Available

    From USD52.20

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  20. Learn the traditional Japanese paper craft of origami in the friendly atmosphere of Asakusa! Create tiny paper cranes, seasonal flowers and more, with help from your expert instructor.
    English Available

    USD27.89

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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