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Private Katana Sword Lai Lesson with a Samurai Descendant

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Marunouchi, Japan
Private Katana Sword Lai Lesson with a Samurai Descendant

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icon1 hour  (approx.)
Pickup from select hotels
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

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Get your adrenaline pumping and make like a samurai during this 1.5-hour private sword lesson in Tokyo. Held in a ‘dōjō’ training center in Ginza, your lesson will be taught by a 7th-level sword master trained in the Hisui-style of of Iai sword drawing. You’ll learn about the history of curved katana swords and how to safely use them, before practicing chopping up mats with your own sword! You’ll even wear a traditional kimono like the samurai. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to see part of Japan’s culture, up close.
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Try on a traditional kimono before your lesson
  • Learn about the history and safe way to use a curved katana sword
  • Practice your skills by chopping up grass tatami mats
  • Visit Ginza, an old neighborhood in the heart of bustling Tokyo
  • Avoid extra hassle with free hotel pickup and drop-off
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One-way subway transportation to the lesson
Private instructor and translator
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Hotel drop-off