Grow Your Samurai Spirit through Iaido in Asakusa!

From JPY ¥7,300.00
  • Duration: 60 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Taitou-ku, Tokyo
  • Product code: EN-TKO-1067-10672

【OUTLINE】

Iaido is a traditional Japanese martial art that uses one's spirit and sword technique to counter the opponent in a sudden encounter with "Ai" (the enemy) in "I" (daily life) and to control them instantly with your sword. Through Iaido, you can learn not only how to use swords but also "bushido" (the samurai spirit).


【HIGHLIGHTS】

  • You will learn more than just the manners, you will learn the true meaning of Samurai.
  • Challenge your inner self through Iaido.
  • The instructor will teach you the fundamentals of swordsmanship.  
  • Enjoy an authentic experience using the Iai sword!
  • Suitable for all ages!

【SCHEDULE】 

Please select your start time in the box on the upper right. 

Visit → Explanation → Demonstration and explanation of swords → Experience → Photo time → End

【DETAILS】

Iaido is a martial art that utilizes a sword and can be learned by all ages because there is no fighting or intense exercise. You will learn basic sword techniques by watching the performance of your instructor. 

First, your instructor will explain the history and spirit behind Iaido. After that, you will watch the demonstration of the basic sword techniques. Each participant will have the opportunity to attempt the basic sword techniques. At the end of the class, the staff will take a commemorative photo. 

You can wear full-fledged training clothes during your lesson, for an additional charge.
Take home the spirit of Samurai with you as a memory!


【THINGS TO NOTE】

  • Time:60 minutes
    ※Please come at least 10 minutes before your reservation time. If you are late, it may be difficult to join the program. ​
  • Meeting point:Jidaiya Meijikan [MAP]
    2-3-5, Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0034
  • Access:
    ・A 1-minute walk from the Thunder Gate of Sensoji Temple
    ・A 1-minute walk from Exit A4 of Asakusa Station on Toei Asakusa Line/Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
    ・A 3-minute walk from Exit 2 on Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
  • Minimum number of participants:2 people
  • Language support:English
  • Included :
    ・Iai sword
    ・guidance
    ・commemorative photo (Please bring your camera.)
  • Excluded:
    ・Iai training clothes (optional)
  • Participation requirements :Aged 6 and over
  • Free Wi-Fi :X
  • Toilet(Western-style):〇 
  • Other things to note:
    ・If there is a party of 7 people or less, there is a possibility of sharing seats with other guests.
    ・If you would like to charter a program, please click on "BOOK NOW" and select from the options page below.
    ・If there is a party of 8 people or more, the program will be automatically chartered for your group.


【HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES】

・Face masks required for travelers in public areas
・Face masks required for guides in public areas
・Face masks provided for travelers as needed
・Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
・Social distancing enforced throughout the experience
・Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
・Gear/equipment sanitized between uses
・Guides required to regularly wash hands
・Regular temperature checks for staff
・Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
・Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
・Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
・Contactless ticket redemption


【CANCELLATION POLICY】 

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.