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Overview

In this tour, you can learn the woodwork sculpture of a tradition technique handed down with landmark architectures and cultural assets in Kyoto and make a work.

Highlights

  •   Work Shop

Information

City Nara
Meeting Point Your Hotel
Ending Point Experience Place
Departure 1:00 PM
Duration 3:30h
Languages English
Number of people 1 ~ 4
Cancellation Policy Flexible
Booking
3:30h
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People

257.34 USD

total price for up to 4 people

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per group People
1 person 257.34 USD
2 people 369.23 USD
3 people 481.13 USD
4 people 593.02 USD

Extras (optional)

Add 1 person. 111.89 USD

What to Expect

Wood engraving is one of the representative Japanese traditional crafts products. The capital was moved to Kyoto from Nara in the late eighth century, the culture led by a court noble and the noble prospered in Kyoto. Under these circumstances, the technique of wood engraving developed under the influence of techniques of temple architecture and making Buddhist statues.

◆The contents of Experience
Our guide picks up you at the lobby of your hotel and also translates craftsman’s instruction in making a work. The instructor is designated as a traditional craftsman by the Japanese government. A set of tools for engraving is lent and you will make a single-stalk flower vase (see photo). Of course you can take the work home with you.


What‘s included

Guiding fee, Public transportation fee (For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.), Admission fee

What‘s not included

Cost of meal and sightseeing activities

Important

- Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard for the instructions.
- Program duration is an estimate. It is subject to change depending on the number of participants and/or conditions without notice.
- Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or the case where you would like to request a special care for participants, including children. Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
- Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are also available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us as soon as possible. We will check the availability.
- Before booking, please email us to check the availability.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
- Our business hours are from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside the business hours, we will look into them and respond on the next business day.

-The picking applicable hotels are limited to the hotels between Higashi-oji-dori and Nishi-oji-dori (to the east and west) and Imadegawa-dori and Jujo-dori(to the north and south). If you need a taxi or a hired car, an additional fee will be charged.

Extras (optional)

Add 1 person. 111.89 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day activity.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The provider will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your provider directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which provider you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which provider you choose.
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Reviews

R
Ruby
3 months ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ Osaka shopping tour ”

The tour is great but the guide is not so good because she does not tell us what place is what and she walks fast..but she is doing evrything she can to buy what we wanna buy..


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