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2-Hour Genuine Samurai Experience Through Kendo in Tokyo provided by Kendo Experience Tour Samurai Trip

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2-Hour Genuine Samurai Experience Through Kendo in Tokyo

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Updated 01/05/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/05/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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Departure Point
Uguisudani Station, 1 Chome-4 Negishi, Taito City, Tokyo 110-0003, Japan
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide/instructor
  • Rental of kendo armor and equipment
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Japanese hand towel
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Minimum age is 9 years
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • The listed price does not include a transportation expenses between each activities
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Debbie K wrote a review Dec 2020
Chuo, Japan5 contributions
This was such a fun thing to do. Our family of four all loved it, my 13 year old daughter in particular thought it was hilarious being able to dual with her parents. A memorable and special memory to have of our time in Japan. Our Sensei was very patient and he made it very
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Mathilde Sapiroff wrote a review Feb 2020
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We enjoyed a lot the Kendo class, we had fun, with a kind, challenging and interesting teacher. I highly recommand this experience to feel a little of japanese History !
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Brian wrote a review Jan 2020
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I was really blown away by my experience at Samurai Tours in Tokyo. Kenshi could not have been more accommodating. I was travelling alone, and while typically they only allow you to book with parties of two or more, I emailed Kenshi and he agreed to provide a private lesson
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Date of experience: October 2019
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DFHumo wrote a review Nov 2019
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We were 2 American couples in their 60s who signed up for this on a lark. We knew nothing about Kendo and finished the event knowing quite a bit. Be prepared for a real dojo experience (exercise, sweat, mats, equipment, and odor). You'll get dressed up in Kendo gear which was an
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Yanik97278 wrote a review Oct 2019
Chatou, France3 contributions1 helpful vote
Was a great experience to meet Kenshi and share his Kendo 's knowledge. We are now great fan of Kendo and would like to practice back to home town. Experiencing this martial art in a local dojo in Taito is fantastic and authentic. Thanks Kenshi
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Date of experience: October 2019
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By: Kendo Experience Tour Samurai Trip
jasonsO8529PP
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Great kendo Experience
I have been studying Kenjutsu and Iaido for ovet 20 years. Kendo is an art onto itself. Kenshi is a master. For
AkemiM45
AkemiM45
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Great experience with kendo equipment
It was a great experience with professional and kind instructors, who patiently answered all our questions about ke
jeremieanziani
jeremieanziani
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The experience to do
It's a great lesson to discover Kendo. It was a pleasure to put yourself in the shoes of a samurai. Thank you Kens
ineedaholiday72
ineedaholiday72
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A great way to experience Japanese culture
My daughter wanted to try a kendo class so I agreed to come along. We were introduced not just to basic techniques
Jjesar
Jjesar
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Amazing Kendo class
I went with my wife to the class and we had so much fun. Kenshi is professional, knowledgeable about Kendo and make
Michael M
Michael M
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Kendo
My 11yr old son and myself had a lesson which was a fantastic experience.The teacher was really keen on us having a
Anistatia
Anistatia
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A fabulous introduction to a classic martial art
Both my husband and I as well as our niece and her boyfriend have been curious about kendo for quite some time. Our
Nathan L
Nathan L
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Mr. Nathan Leo
My partner and I did the samurai experience and it was one of the most fun tours we’ve had since we got to japan. T
kinociao
kinociao
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Kendo is esoteric, but very interesting!
I was never experienced in kendo and a bit nervous in first, but the teacher gently touched us. I changed my kendo
Mike T
Mike T
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Samurai Trip Kendo Class
Was a very fun class and you learn lots on techniques and sparring. We even got to spar with Sensei at the end 3 vs
Edaca
Edaca
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Fun introductory experience to kendo
Kenshi was very accommodating and friendly. He can speak English well. The experience was fun and I enjoyed “chal
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Amazing!
It was amazing. Realy amazing. I spent whole day with nice people, our sensei is speaking very good english, and wh
Basile P
Basile P
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A great lesson and a great teacher
I had a two hours lesson with Kenshi. He is a really good teacher bringing great advices but also fun. I highly rec
Greg B
Greg B
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Just do it!
Both my wife and I went . We found the training given by Kenshi to be the ideal mixture of serious tradition, clari
israel Z
israel Z
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Highlight of my trip!
This was an amazing experience, Kenshi is a great instructor he communicates well and I really enjoyed being his st
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  • Duration: 2h
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