Samurai Warrior Experience
Unleash your inner warrior by learning samurai sword skills from trained experts. Discover the moral codes, meditation techniques, and self-control necessary to master the way of the warrior. Dress in traditional samurai style and finish your session with a photoshoot fit for a noble fighter.
◆ Dress in authentic samurai style clothing
◆ Practice actual sword techniques used by historical samurai warriors
◆ Learn about the way of the warrior, the moral codes behind the samurai
◆ Group photoshoot in your samurai clothes
Please note: this is a shared program and others may take part in the experience.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
One of the most famous aspects of historical Japan, the samurai were the military nobility that ruled Japan for over 700 years. Strongly influenced by Zen Buddhist and Confucian doctrine, they followed strict codes of honor called Bushido, or "the way of the warrior," that emphasized ideas of chivalry, discipline, harmony, and self-sacrifice. Protectors of the daimyo, the feudal lords that oversaw the various domains of the period, they were a powerful and influential. Highly skilled in many weapons and art forms, they are often symbolized by their favored instrument - the sword.
In this program, you will practice the matchless sword skills of the historical samurai. Dressed in traditional samurai clothing, you will learn the techniques and codes of discipline necessary to master weapons, and more importantly yourself. You will then get the chance to try out the moves for yourself, before a group photoshoot to remember the experience.
In just a short session, you will discover the culimination of a thousand years of training in the laws of the sword, discipline, duty, honor and self-sacrifice.
1. Meditation and bowing practice
Guests take part in the traditional meditation and bowing exercises practiced by the samurai.
2. Samurai Transformation
Guests will change into their samurai outfit.
3. Learn the all about "the way of the warrior" and samurai weaponry
The instructor will explain all about the codes and ethics behind samurai practices and show the various weapons they used.
4. Sword practice
Guests will practice using swords in the traditional samurai techniques. They will learn how to properly extract their sword, use their sword to strike, and defend themselves from other swords.
5. Meditation and bowing practice
Repeat of opening ceremony.
Guests will take part in a group photoshoot.
7. Change clothes
End of program. Guests change back into their civilian clothes.
|1 Person||2 People||3 People||4 People||
|¥ 16,000||¥ 26,000||¥ 36,000||¥ 46,000||+ ¥ 10,000|
*Tax not included (Japanese tax currently stands at 10% of purchase price)
Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax
• Hotel pick up
• Nationally-licensed English speaking guide
• Samurai costume rental
• Use of samurai equipment
• Hotel drop-off
• Any food & drink
◆ Our services are mainly offered in English. Other languages (including Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Russian) are also available. If you would like to request this tour in a language other than English, please inquire at email@example.com as soon as possible.
◆ Please note that more than one group may join this activity.
◆Program duration is an estimate. It is subject to change depending on the number of participants and/or certain conditions.
◆ Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, or allergies, and if you would like to request any special care for participants (including children).
◆ Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accidents caused by disregard of the instructions.
◆ Our business hours are from 9:00am to 6:00pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside business hours, we will look into them and respond on the next business day.
Note: The booking deadline for this program is 1:00pm 2 business days (Japan Standard Time) prior to the program.
When booking after this deadline, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that any programs booked after the deadline without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.