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Soba-Making with a Master in Tokyo

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    What to Expect
    Soba is the Japanese name for Buckwheat, one of the most healthy ingredients in the world. It is one of the most traditional Japanese food and it is still very popular since the Edo period. Discover one of the most respected cooking skill in Japan with a real Soba Master. In an small group, be invited in his home and enjoy the opportunity of one on one coaching. With this unforgettable experience, learn from the best in Japan and enjoy making soba noodle for your friends and family. Not only will you learn all there is to know about this culinary art and it's history, you will also have the opportunity to eat and compare your noodles to his in a very unfair contest. By eating Soba, one of the healthiest food on earth, the host is planning on living up to a hundred years old!

    The number of participants is limited to 4 people, so hospitable service is ensured for each participant.

    There will be an interpreter to help you communicate and understand everything around you so that you won't have to worry about the language barrier.

    You will meet the interpreter at the designated departure location, and he/she will escort you to the destination.
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    Departure Point
    Koiwa Station, 7 Chome-24 Minamikoiwa, Edogawa City, Tokyo 133-0056, Japan
    Departure Time
    9:15 AM
    Duration
    4h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Lunch
    • Local guide, Interpreter
    • soba-master
    • Small group tour
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation Fee
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Please note that your reservation with us may be canceled due to inclement weather conditions or heavy rain. If so, we will contact you at least one hour prior to your reservation via your original booking site.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed November 29, 2018

    This was a lesson with an 87 year old soba noodle master. He was such a character. He gave the history and background of soba noodles. Even though we (students) used the same ingredients that he used, the noodles the he made, tasted so much...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank jen7hutchins
    Reviewed July 30, 2018

    Last Friday, July 27th, my thirteen year old daughter and myself had a phenomenal cultural experience with Ito-san, his wife Fumiko and the guide/interpreter Madoka who spoke fluent English!! The experience could have been a disaster, because I had inadvertently reserved a similar soba making...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    2  Thank Terri E
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