Japanese Taiko Drum Fitness Experience With Professional Team

From JPY ¥4,600.00
  • Duration: 1 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Toei, Kitashitara District, Aichi
  • Product code: EN-AIC-7242-72420


Perform with the professional taiko team Shidara in Toei and move your body to the beautiful rhythms of the taiko. You will also have a chance to watch musical performances based on life in Toei.


  • Experience a musical workout with the taiko team Shidara in Toei.
  • Spend time relaxing in the hot spring after moving your body to the beat of the taiko drum. 
  • Watch performances inspired by the rich natural resources of Toei.
  • Hear from the young people who have moved to Toei to pursue their dreams of becoming professional taiko drummers.


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

[00:00] Myojinyama Demo playing by Shitara

[00:15] Taiko fitness

[00:45] Take a break and communication


First, Shidara will perform their famous piece 'Myojinyama' along with other songs.
After that, you will learn to move your body to the rhythm of the taiko while drumming.
Finally, cool down from your workout while listening to the young people who moved here to study taiko as they talk about their life in Toei.
Take a dip in the nearby hot springs to refresh your body after a great workout.


  • Duration:60 minutes
  • Meeting point: Toei Experiences and Community Hall 'Nokiyama Gakko' [MAP]
      Nokiyama-13-7 Shimoda, Toei, Kitashitara District, Aichi 449-0206
  • Access:
    【By car】
    An hour drive on Japan National Route 151 from Shinjo IC of Shin Tomei Expressway.
    * Free parking lot at Toei-cho Nokiyama School is available.
    【By train】
    A 100 minutes from Toyohashi Station of JR Iidabashi Line to Toei Station.
    After arriving at Toei Station, take a Municipal bus to Toei Onsen.
    A 20 minutes walk ( for 1 km) from Toei Onsen to the meeting point.
    * the bus is available only from afternoon. Please catch a taxi when you start the experience in the morning.
  • Minimum number of participants:5 people
  • Language support: Japanese, English(Guide)
  • Included: Taiko playing, Lesson fee
  • Excluded: Transportation, Hot spring fee
  • Participation requirements:
    ・Not recommended for travelers with back problems.
    ・Not recommended for pregnant travelers.
    ・Not recommended for travelers with heart problems or other serious medical conditions.
  • Free Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Toilet: Yes (Western-style)
  • Other things to note:
    ・Experiences will be schedules rain or shine.
    ・We are going to inform you the cancellation before the day in case of tyhoon is coming.
    ・We can wait for an hour when arriving late.


・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


3 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.