Stress Relieving Japanese Drum Experience and Performance in Matsuyama

From JPY ¥21,900.00
  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Matsuyama, Ehime
  • Product code: EN-EHM-7124-71240


Wadaiko (also known as taiko) is an extremely famous Japanese instrument (even used to represent Japan). In this plan, you will have the chance to experience this extremely special and super-sized drum made with the highest quality materiels. You will have the chance to encounter experts in action and watch the performance which is even said to have healing benefits . Not only that, you will be granted the opportunity to play wadaiko. This plan includes taxi transfer fares from Matsuyama city.


  • Enjoy a 45-minute healing experience that heals the mind and body with original performances by Japanese drum specialists.
  • Listen to high-quality sounds with the finest and oversized Japanese drums.
  • Release stress by trying 45-minute performance experience where you can enjoy the powerful sound!
  • Includes taxi transfer from Matsuyama city.


Please select your start time in the box on the upper right.
Meeting → Taxi (30 minutes) → Guidance (30 minutes) → Drum healing performance (45 minutes) → Japanese drum class (45 minutes) → Taxi (30 minutes) [Finish!]


Wadaiko has a long history starting from about 10,000 years ago. The tone of the drum provides a sense of nostalgia, exhilaration and healing of the heart. Lecturer Sawada has been studying the healing effects of wadaiko for about 20 years and has knowledge and expertise regarding the original playing techniques and expressions. Plus, the performers use the highest quality for these super-sized drums which are made with the finest materials. The sound from this special drum will give you a deeper sense of relaxation. 

The sound of the Japanese drum has a low frequency. The low frequencies resonate with the body, loosen your nerves and gives a healing effect. 

It is the same frequency as the voices and heart sounds felt in the mother's stomach, which can also evoke pleasant warm memories. 

After this healing experience, you will have time to play these extraordinary drums by yourself!

In a festive atmosphere, there is an effect of releasing stress, and you will be able to feel the exhilaration and create some wonderful memories.


  • Time:3 hours
  • Meeting point:Matsuyama Shinai
  • Access:Be sure to tell us your preferred pick-up location (hotel, etc.) in advance.
  • Minimum number of participants:2 people
  • Language support:Japanese (English documents for explanation are available)
  • Included :Experience and performance fee, also taxi transfer fee
  • Excluded:Interpreter guide fee
  • Free Wi-Fi:Not available
  • Toilet:Western style available
  • Other things to note:
    ・ The 3 hours of the experience time includes the transfer time for going and returning. (Assuming 30 minutes each way)
    ・ It is available only in Japanese. If you would like an interpreter, please arrange that yourself.


・Face masks required for travelers in public areas
・Face masks required for guides in public areas
・Hand sanitizer  available to travelers and staff
・Social distancing enforced throughout the experience
・Regular temperature checks for staff


7 to 4 days before the tour date: 40% of the tour price
3 to 2 days before the tour date: 60% of the tour price
The day before the tour date, on the day of the tour: 100% of the tour price

※Right after the online settlement is made, a cancellation fee of 10% will be incurred in case of cancellation.
※The cancellation fee includes handling charges.