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Shodo (Japanese Calligraphy) Experience near Nagoya

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What to Expect

Each class takes about 1-2 hours.

There are several classes available.

Large paper writing
You write letters on an extraordinary large paper. Unfortunately, there is no frame available for this size of paper. You have to take your art works folded.

Scroll writing
You write letters on 24cm x 34 cm paper, and insert it in a hanging scroll.

Square board writing
You write letters on an almost square (24cm x 27cm) paper board. We provide a simple frame or a hanging scroll for the paper board.

Special courses
Special courses such as professional lessons are available upon requests. Please inquire.

This activity runs every morning but please inquire the availability of the instructor. When instructor is assigned for other classes, this class will not be held.

2 options available as meeting points.

If you can come to Ichinomiya Station by yourself, meet with our staff in the concourse of Ichinomiya Station. Ichinomiya station is 11-minutes by JR trains.

If you need pickup in Nagoya Station, meet with our staff at Nagoya Station Tourist Information Center. You are supposed to pay for transport (Nagoya-Ichinomiya) in cash for you and our staff.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Nagoya Station Tourist Information Center, 1-chōme-1-4 Meieki, Nakamura Ward, Nagoya, Aichi 450-0002, Japan
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Paper, ink and other consumables for calligraphy
  • Pick-up service from Ichinomiya Station
  • Public transport between meeting point (only in/around Nagoya) and Ichinomiya Station (except taxi)
  • Private transportation
  • Overtime (if you like to practice over 2 hours)
  • Taxi from/to your hotel
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Key Details
  • Hitonomori
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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