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A Day in the Life of a Monk
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Soba-Making with a Master in Tokyo
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Spend a day in a tofu store and learn how to make tofu from start to finish!
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"Dive into the life of locals" We offer trips that connect travelers with local Japanese people. Through our trips, travelers can take a glimpse at the life of locals by experiencing their day. You can pick a date and we will match you with our local host to lead you for a day. Locals include monks, soba making masters, bushido masters and many more!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Shinjuku 102-0093, Tokyo Prefecture
Akasaka, Roppongi
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"noodles"
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"japanese culture"
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"daily activities"
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"japanese chef"
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"japanese public bath"
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"sento bath"
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"local farm"
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"master chef"
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"blueberries"
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"soap making"
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"japanese green tea"
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"daily lives"
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"cosmopolitan city"
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"traditional meal"
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"amazing trip"
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"learn how"
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

I highly recommend the tour outside Tokyo visiting the blueberry farm and spend few hours with the owner and his wife. The location is relaxing, depending on season you would get to pick blueberries ... We went in April and we spent time inside this...More

Thank SusannaM_11
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Can anything be better than spending your day with the locals in a stunningly beautiful village? Quiet frankly i was slightly skeptical about spending my special day as the biggest challenge would be the language. However to my suprise the Tabica group had a guide...More

Thank shruti_kirti_87
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

In Tabica there is a tourism package ‘dive into the lives of local “, we took it. Very interesting experience for us as foreigners that we can stay with local people, socialize with them, try to become a farmer or fisherman, learn how to cook...More

Thank Eti S
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The best thing to get away from the city stress is to unwind with nature PLUS good food (at least for me since I do love eating). Well, this is one of the best spot that you can visit, offering its perfect-calm scenery of nature,...More

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Thank jhen c
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

The town was picturesque, it was such a nice escape from the everyday grey life of the big cities. All the activities were great but my favourite one was a lesson with a Japanese Soba-Master which took place in Tokyo. I am a foodie myself...More

Thank Patrycja G
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

So on my stopover in Tokyo where I was left with 10 hours of free time, I decided to spend some time with Japanese Soba-making master in nearby Tabica. I have never tasted anything special Japanese except for sushi. It turned out to be a...More

Thank Sole T
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

If you want to feel the local spirit, to learn more about the Japanese culture, have fun and learn to make noodles, this is the perfect place for you ! Facilities are very clean, and the staff went out of their way to make us...More

Thank fishandchips777
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Tabica is such an interesting place for those who love to feel the experience about the village and traditional culture. The event was so awesome! I cannot wait to join the next one! I would definitely recommend to participate in this with your family or...More

Thank Shenouda G
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Sento bath (Japanese Public Bath) is amazing! Facilities are very well taken care of and the place is very clean! The staffs at Tabica are awesome, they are very professional and friendly. All you need is just arrive in the office and they will take...More

Thank Jochelleee
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

One of the most delightful experiences on your trip to Japan is this visit to a local farm near Tokyo, which includes a lunch afterwards. Loved it—it was as delicious a Japanese meal that anyone could get. You can’t beat it for authenticity either—you get...More

Thank Betty R
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