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Hands-on Bonsai Experience in Bonsai Mecca near Tokyo provided by eight one management co.

Hands-on Bonsai Experience in Bonsai Mecca near Tokyo

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Departure Point
Toro Station, 1 Chome Torocho, Kita Ward, Saitama, 331-0804, Japan
Duration
2h 10m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • A drink will be provided at the cafe/community space.
Exclusions
  • Admission fee of 300 yen to Omiya Bonsai Art Museum (only if it rains)
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 3 travelers
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All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Joel S wrote a review Oct 2019
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Greeted at Toro station by Jun in person before taking us on a pleasant walk to our first bonsai garden. Spoke about the history of Bonsai in Japan along the way. Had a nice lunch at a local cafe where we practiced some bonsai techniques before visiting another larger garden.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Randy C wrote a review Mar 2019
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Really amazing experience with June, our teacher/guide. Start of with Bonsai city itself. Off Toro station, it is a quiet paced breath of fresh air. Open streets, not crowed, and all locals. Our guide/teacher, June, met us promptly at the train station. A third generation
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Key Details
  • Omiya Bonsai Village, Saitama Prefecture Omiya Park
  • Duration: 2h 10m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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