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2-Hour Genuine Samurai Experience Through Kendo in Tokyo

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    What is Kendo experience? It is about swordsmanship, a traditional Japanese martial arts skill of the samurai, the path of the sword in Japan. The experience allows you to work with a kendo instructor who speaks English in an easy to understand way.

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    ・Samurai culture instruction
    ・Practical guidance by a well trained guide
    ・Guide demonstration
    ・Tournament style combat game

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    • Kendo Experience Tour Samurai Trip, Taito Tokyo Prefecture
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Uguisudani Station, 1 Chome-4 Negishi, Taito City, Tokyo 110-0003, Japan

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Uguisudani Station, 1 Chome-4 Negishi, Taito City, Tokyo, Japan
    We'll be there with Kendo costume and taking sign.
    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
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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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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    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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    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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    Had a great experience learning the basics of kendo! Seeing how important speed and patients is with technique.
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    My husband and I took this class together. My husband is sporty and I am clutsy, yet we both thought it was a good from a physical perspective. Teacher is good at tailoring to the class to both levels of fitness. We learnt a bit about the history & art of Kendo as well. It
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    By: Kendo Experience Tour Samurai Trip
    29 reviews
    jeremieanziani
    10
    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
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    BeanPole689
    10
    The Highlight of My Trip to Japan
    I was really blown away by my experience at Samurai Tours in Tokyo. Kenshi could not have been more
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    ineedaholiday72
    Singapore
    16976
    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
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    Jjesar
    Miami, Florida
    10
    Amazing Kendo class
    I went with my wife to the class and we had so much fun. Kenshi is professional, knowledgeable about Kendo and
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    DFHumo
    3415
    Authentic Kendo Sword experience
    We were 2 American couples in their 60s who signed up for this on a lark. We knew nothing about Kendo and finished
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    Michael M
    20
    Kendo
    My 11yr old son and myself had a lesson which was a fantastic experience.The teacher was really keen on us having
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    Yanik97278
    Chatou, France
    31
    Great Kendo experience in Tokyo
    Was a great experience to meet Kenshi and share his Kendo 's knowledge. We are now great fan of Kendo and would
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    Anistatia
    Castle Combe, United Kingdom
    3110
    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.
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    Drgntng
    10
    Kendo lesson
    Had a great experience learning the basics of kendo! Seeing how important speed and patients is with technique.
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    bootop
    Montreal, Canada
    32
    First Kendo Experience
    My husband and I took this class together. My husband is sporty and I am clutsy, yet we both thought it was a good
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    davis e
    10
    Great Experience
    We had a wonderful time! It was really fun to spar and the instructors were great! We will definitely go again
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    Hepi19
    Cali, Colombia
    178
    A wonderful experience that could have been better
    This experience was very good because the instructor knows a lot, and he made sure he shared with us quite a bit
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    Michael G
    10
    Kendo experience
    It was really fun, I enjoyed it! The instructions was really clear, everyone got their time to practice and
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    Nathan L
    20
    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.
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    derHarry2000
    Cologne, Germany
    30
    Kendo Experience
    Great experience with Kenshi. He's a very talented and skilled Kendo Fighter who loves to share his knowledge.
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