Japanese Cooking and Calligraphy Experience

Product ID: 73457

From US$130 per person

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Key Details
5.5 hours
Printed Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
English, Japanese

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What You'll Do
  • Visit a Japanese home and participate in two different cultural activities
  • Learn the art of Shodo (the traditional writing of Kanji/ Hiragana/ Katakana) with an authentic calligraphy brush
  • Enjoy a day learning different aspects of traditional Japanese culture
Visit a Japanese home and participate in two different activities for a real Japanese experience. You will practice the art of Shodo calligraphy, and have a traditional lunch.
What to Expect
Learn about the different aspects of Japanese culture in the comfort of a local home in Tokyo, Japan. During this experience, you'll learn the techniques used in Japanese cooking in a Japanese style home kitchen and savor tastes of a traditional Japanese dish of your choice. In this cultural experience, you'll also learn the art of Shodo (traditional writing of Kanji/ Hiragana/ Katakana) with an authentic calligraphy brush.You can get your work as a gift after you write your favorite letter on a fancy paper.

The tour supplier accepts requests for menus per group, not individually.

Tempura deep fry + side dishes

Assorted Tempura-Shrimp, squid, eggplant, green pepper, sweet potato, carrot, onion, burdock,Lotus root, perilla, shallot, the mixture of potato and Chinese chive, etc.

Sushi roll + side dishes

Sushi roll – vinegar rice, seaweed, tuna fillet, salmon, salmon roe, shrimp, rolled omelette, avocado, cream cheese, cucumber, gourd ribbon, shiso leaves, etc.

Gyoza dumplings & side dishes

Baked dumplings with minced pork and vegetables-minced pork, Chinese chives, cabbage, Chinese cabbage, scallion, ginger, garlic, shiso leaves, etc.

Okonomiyaki pancake + Yakisoba + side dishes

Japanese style pancake – flour, egg, thin sliced pork belly, squid, cabbage, scallions, chopped ginger, cheese, rice cake, fried noodle,etc.
What's Included
  • Shodo calligraphy experience
  • Lunch and sake
  • Handout of cooking recipe
Cancellation Policy
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Meeting Point

Tokyo Metro Marunouchi line, Shin-nakano Station (M05). (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Please make it known in advance if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies
• 5 to 6 kinds of side dishes will be arranged
• Possibility of schedule modification

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Product ID: 73457