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Experience the real Japan via exclusive experiences here!
You can experience the true Japan! A new experience program aimed towards foreign tourists visiting Japan started March 23rd, 2017!
WOW! JAPAN Experience+
WOW! JAPAN is offering programs where you can casually participate in experiences that will allow you to feel like you’ve become an apprentice to Japanese craftsmen and experts.
＜＜The 3 Characteristics of WOW! JAPAN Experiences＞＞
★Your host are seasoned craftsmen and experts in Japanese culture or food!
★Interpreters are available for all of the experiences, so you can enjoy communicating with your hosts!
★You can make reservations and pay online, so it's smooth and easy!
Find unique and exciting experiences through us!
We're accepting testers for our most recommended experiences for a limited time only!
For a limited time, you can participate in these programs that usually cost between ¥9,000 and ¥13,000 JPY for free!
The programs included are all highly recommended programs chosen by the site!
After you participate, we will use your survey answers to create a new experience program!
■Timeline from Application to Participation
Choose experience and date
(Ex. A-1 or A-2)
Apply through e-mail
*You will get a response via e-mail if chosen
in the experience
Review the experience and share the information!
＼Please apply after reading the important points and terms and conditions!／
Programs Available (5 Types)
[A] Small-Group Bushido Experience in Tokyo
●Experience Time:3.5 hours
●Price:¥13,000 (adult) ¥13,000 (child) Free (infant) ⇒ ¥0!
・A Special Experience For Learning About Japan's Pride, the Bushido Spirit
・You can try out a historical inscribed sword! ・You can take a photo in front of a real set of armor!
[B] A Day with a Soba-Master in Tokyo
●Experience Time:4 hours
●Price:¥9,100 (adult) ¥4,500 (child) Free (infant) ⇒ \0!
・Make Genuine Nihachi Soba in a Traditional Japanese Home
・You can eat the soba you make right there! ・The person teaching you how to make it is an expert 85 year old soba chef with a lovely smile!
[C] Small Group Tour with Local Organic Farmers in Tokyo
●Experience Time:5 hours *including transportation time *ending time may vary
●Price:¥12,000 (adult) ¥6,000 (child) Free (infant) ⇒ \0!
・You'll harvest pesticide-free, organic vegetables,
・Experience a Harvest in One of Japan's "Satoyama," a Lush Developed Area on a Hill with a Great View ・And after the harvest, have those vegetables with carefully chosen beef and chicken BBQ with freshly cooked rice made in a traditional pot.
[D] Japanese Music and Drum Master Class in Tokyo
●Experience Time:3 hours
●Price:¥13,000 (adult) ¥6,250 (child) Free (infant) ⇒ \0!
・This instructor has even taught taiko drumming to the Black Eyed Peas!
・You can enjoy not just the taiko, but all kinds of traditional Japanese intstruments. ・Play instruments featuring Japan's unique sounds!
[E] A day with a Buddhist Nun
●Experience Time:4 hours
●Price:¥12,000 (adult) Free (child) Free (infant) ⇒ \0!
・Experience Buddhism At a 400 Year Old Historical Temple Surrounded by Nature
・The head priest of this temple, a woman with a close friendwhip with the Dalai Lama, will teach you about Buddhist history and culture in an easy-to-understand way. ・It's a precious experience where you can eat lunch, have tea, and practice writing sutras with priests!
Terms and Conditions
You agree to let all photos taken by the staff during the experience to be used on the website. (All participants)
You agree to fill out a survey and a review about the experience after participating. (All participants)
You agree to upload and share photos of the experience on your personal social media accounts. *(If participating in a group, this is required of 1 or more members.)
These programs only have English interpretation available.
You can apply up until 3 days before the date of the experience.
In case of changes or cancellations, please email
email@example.com. Children under the age of 18 cannot participate alone.
Applications are accepted in chonological order, and will be closed when the numbers are filled.
If you apply for more than one experience, your first choice will be considered priority.
If chosen as a participant, you will be contacted via the personal details listed in the application form. If you do not reply after being contacted, it will be considered as a cancellation.
You will be contacted separately about details such as what to bring, what to wear, meeting place, and more.