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Japanese Cultural Experience set of 2

Japanese Cultural Experience set of 2
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15:30 courseMost Popular
Start time is 15:30.
13:30 course
Start time is 13:30.
10:30 course
Start time is 10:30.
Experience the spirit of Japanese, inherited over some hundred years, here in historical Miyajima. Zen temple "tokujuji" has peaceful time and beautiful space. Here, guests can experience traditional Japanese culture, such as calligraphy, tea ceremony. You can wear Japanese traditional clothes as you do your activities. We will serve you with the "once-in-a-lifetime" spirit and wholeheartedly. We have English speaking staff too. So please come and enjoy the heart of Japanese culture.
What to Expect
Take 10 min ferry ride to Miyajima and feel the history.   okeiko Japan Miyajima  is located in Tokujuji Temple in Miyajima island.   As a Zen temple you will enjoy the peaceful, relaxing and traditional atmosphere.  Enjoy our rich Japanese garden, too.   Garden includes tukubai
( washbasin, chiriana (dust bin) and tobiishi (stepping stone) that is  essential for tea room.  Staff wearing traditional wear welcome you.  

Class will start at 10:30am and 13:30pm and 15:30pm.  The lessons include Japanese calligraphy, tea ceremony.  Each class will take 30min, wearing Kimono 30mi, 90min in total. You can wear Japanese traditinal clothes as you do your activities.
 In Japanese calligraphy lesson, you can choose the Kanji of your liking and write it yourself.  You can take your artwork with you. 
 For Tea ceremony, you will see the performance of Tea master preparing Maccha for you, and experience how to make your own tea. Sweets are always accompanies with maccha tea.
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1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago
A great introduction to Japanese culture

We were a family of four (with kids aged 11 and 10) and we did the calligraphy and tea ceremony class. We all loved the experience! We started by getting dressed into traditional kimonos and yukatas, and then learned how to write traditional kanji (letters)...More

Thank SeanR0gers
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Fantastic Japanese Experience

We decided to visit Okeiko at the last minute when we arrived at Miyajima and we're very glad that we did. We were initially hesitant about wearing traditional Japanese dress but that in itself was just the first wonderful experience the ladies provided. The attention...More

Thank Gregg M
okeikoJapanStaff, お客様担当マネージャー at Okeiko Japan Miyajima, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful comments!! We are really happy to hear that you enjoyed our lessons very much. Thank you very much for coming here and we hope we can see you again!

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Origami and Kimono

We did a $45.00 package that included origami folding and a Kimono dress up. The price seemed a bit steep for what was offered, but our 12-year-old daughter -- who is not a girly-girl by any stretch of the imagination -- really enjoyed the experience.

Thank Michael C
okeikoJapanStaff, お客様担当マネージャー at Okeiko Japan Miyajima, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the review. We love your daughter wearing kimono. She looks so good on kimono , KAWAII!! Hope she tried another origami at home. I just love origami and wish everyone starts to make it! Thank you for coming regardless of price!

Reviewed 19 June 2018
One of my favorite experiences during my time in Japan!

We had a wonderful time with this traditional experience! We loved getting to be dressed in traditional kimono clothing, and learning about the culture and tradition behind the tea ceremony and calligraphy. The women working with us were very sweet and friendly…and they definitely made...More

Thank Elena B
okeikoJapanStaff, お客様担当マネージャー at Okeiko Japan Miyajima, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for your warm comments. We are really glad to hear your review. Thank you for choosing us, and we are always waiting for you in okeikoJapan.

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Simply a MUST DO if you are nearby and want to experience japanese culture!

At the beginning we got dressed in traditional clothes and photos were made all the time which we received later by email. There were quite some funny moments. ;-) We joined the tea ceremony and the calligraphy course and it was an absolutely wonderful experience!...More

Thank Thomas S
okeikoJapanStaff, お客様担当マネージャー at Okeiko Japan Miyajima, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments!! Your comments encouraged us so much! We had great time with you. Please come and see us again!

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