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Carve your own Jade Carvings, Jade Carving Workshop

Carve your own Jade Carvings, Jade Carving Workshop

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Take a break from hectic city life for a day with this jade carving experience in Tokyo. In a small group of no more than five people, you can design your own piece of jade then observe as a jade carver and jade sculptor with over 38 years of experience carefully carves your unique design into a stone of your choice. Later, it's hands on as you do all the hand finishing work yourself and transform your design into your very own work of art.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.93
Price varies by group size
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$111.93
Price varies by group size
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Hands-on Bonsai Experience in Bonsai Mecca near Tokyo

Hands-on Bonsai Experience in Bonsai Mecca near Tokyo

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Discover the art of bonsai, the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in an artistic shape, during this hands-on experience near Tokyo. Head to Bonsai-cho and learn various techniques for shaping and pruning bonsai trees while a guide answers any questions you may have. Learn about the history of bonsai, visit a bonsai garden or the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, and get an overview of everything bonsai.
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  • 2 hours 10 minutes
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$48.16
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$48.16

Rattan Weaving Experience in Saitama

Rattan Weaving Experience in Saitama

Learn about the craft of rattan weaving during this workshop in Saitama. Travel outside the heart of central Tokyo by train to try your hand at weaving a pair of rattan coasters. Get advice from a guide including step-by-step instructions. No prior experience is necessary. Browse the rattan shop after the workshop for expertly crafted pieces.
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  • 2 hours
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$49.25
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$49.25

Custom Made Jade Carvings

Custom Made Jade Carvings

Want to purchase your very own Designed Wearable Jade Carving.  Design and then watch as your Design is drawn onto the stone color you selected, then see your Special Design take shape as Gordon carves your design into Reality, and is then Hand Polished to Perfection.  You go home with a Special Treasure that you personally saw created from the Jade Stone which will last a Lifetime Allow at least 6 to 9 hours for this Activity.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$278.59
Price varies by group size
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$278.59
Price varies by group size
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Ceramic Plate Creating Workshop in Saitama

Ceramic Plate Creating Workshop in Saitama

Leave Japan with a souvenir that has more meaning than something you bought in a shop—and get a taste of authentic Japanese craftsmanship—with this ceramic plate workshop experience. Under the guidance of award-winning artists, create your original ceramic plate by shaping a clay slab on which you can freely engrave patterns and press various molds to express your creativity.
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  • 2 hours
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$44.77
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$44.77

Samurai ・ samurai song and dance Traditional Japanese performing arts experience

Samurai ・ samurai song and dance Traditional Japanese performing arts experience

Samurai ・ samurai songs and dance Samurai song & dance Experience traditional Japanese performing arts Traditional Japanese Performances Experience Enjoy SAMURAI Song "SIGIN" & dance "GINBU" Please experience the Samurai song "Psalms" and the Samurai song "Samurai" by all means. Please enjoy "Psalms" and "Samurai Dance", which is said to be the martial arts of Japanese heart singing voice.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.61
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$77.61

Tokyo Countryside Tours Temple Stay

Tokyo Countryside Tours Temple Stay

So near to Tokyo but it feels like another world. Come to the old Japan. The Japan that hasn't changed for thousands of years. Tour through the rice paddies and into the thick green, moss covered mountains beyond. Explore the ancients temples, dine on the iwana fish and stay with friendly Zen Buddhist monks, deep in the mountains. Enjoy delicious temple food and open your mind to the practice of Zen meditation. You will leave Japan refreshed. Memories of the true beauty of rural Japan.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$238.79
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$238.79
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Private Tour - Ogawamachi: The Land of Washi Paper and Sake Brewing

Private Tour - Ogawamachi: The Land of Washi Paper and Sake Brewing

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Experience the traditions of Ogawamachi on this private half-day excursion. After meeting up with an informative local guide, explore traditional paper making at Saitama traditional crafts Hall and the UNESCO-designated Kadokura Japanese Paper shop. Then stop by three sake breweries and the facilities of an organic beer maker to taste delicious regional beverages.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$140.66
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$140.66
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Metropolitan area Outer Underground Discharge Channel Tour

Metropolitan area Outer Underground Discharge Channel Tour

Find out what the Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel is considered the world's largest underground river, running 50 m below Tokyo's surface is like. The facility stores floodwater in the underground tank, then discharges it into Edogawa river. This 1 hour tour covers the highlights of the facility, focusing on the main tank known as the Underground Shrine. Specialist Underground Shrine Concierges will be your tour guide and show you around in Japanese. Free smartphone app is available on apple store and google play. wear sneakers and close that you don't mind getting dirty. When the facility is in operation or being prepared for operation, the tour routes may be changed. After flood, water has been stored in the facility, the facility will be operational for several days in order to drain water. Even if the weather is fine on the day of the tour, participants may not be able to visit the underground pressure-adjusting water tank.
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  • 1 hour
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$9.70
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$9.70

Do you want to go 400 years back in time?

Do you want to go 400 years back in time?

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Hi, everyone. This is all of a sudden, do you know the Japanese culture? Are you interested? Why did I start "Kawagoe guide"? I was born in Kawagoe and spent 26 years here. Many travelers are intrigued by the architecture of the city but do not understand the history behind it. I will be pleased to guide you through the path of the past and we will have fun doing it. In fact, I played truant from English study. Instead of going to English classes, I would remain home and sleep.Haha However, I wanted to be a backpacker and travel to over 20 countries. So, I started to study English desperately. I had trouble speaking and understanding the local language however, I was taken care of abroad by the local people. It is now my turn to repay the kindness that was shown to me. Let's talk about Japan together.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.82
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$34.82

Touring Rural Japan

Touring Rural Japan

We show you the old Japan. The countryside like Japan was 50 years ago. Green nature near Tokyo. Near Tokyo but so near the old Japan, the Japan that always was. Just 50 minutes from Ikebukuro I pick you up in a minibus from Sakado Station on the Tobu Tojo line. We will drive over the mountains, visit ancient temples and shrines, lakes, waterfalls. Be greeted by the wildlife deer, monkey and friendly bear. The tranquility , the peace we enjoy in the countryside, the people, the lore so deep with the people in the country side will show you the real Japan. The Japan has always been there waiting for you to experience, to enjoy. After doing your tours of the traditional places of Japan. Come here. Relax on the end of trip and reflect on your experiences. You will see the true Japan that will put reality on the senses after your first arrival. Your understanding of the place will be all the more clear. Enjoy the real Japan. Enjoy the history and nature of Japan. Water Trees Shrines.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$124.17
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$124.17

Get to know the unique Japanese culture

Get to know the unique Japanese culture "TATAMi"! Factory tour and experience handmade tatami

You can see the tatami production site with the guidance of tatami artisans. We can manufacture interior mini tatami mats (size 20 x 20 cm, thickness 20 ~ 30 mm). After the experience, there is also a tea break service on the edge of the tatami mat. If you wish, there are souvenirs
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.80
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$38.80

Kawagoe Highlight Group tour

Kawagoe Highlight Group tour

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A local guide who knows Kawagoe well will guide you with strong love for the region. This tour takes you to the highlights of Kawagoe's sightseeing such as Time bell tower, Old storehouse street and Candy Lane. Furthermore, we could let you know the charms of Kawagoe by local views. At first, let’s toast with a cup of Japanese sake at Koedo Kurari which is a sake experience spot. There are variety of Sake from the prefecture. And you can choose your favorite one at the modern vending machine. Then, the tour visits a local shrine and experience Shinto style customs a little. Let’s walk around Kawagoe's backstreets like locals. When we arrive at the famous old storehouse street, we will be surprised by its well-balanced street that it is unified by old style buildings with a black plastered wall. During the tour you can understand the present days and the old days of Japan's ordinally life. Because this is a historical merchant town, "Kawagoe". .
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.95
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$33.95

Half-day Kawagoe Walking Tour

Half-day Kawagoe Walking Tour

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A walking tour is indisputably the best way to explore Kawagoe, famed for its Edo-style architecture and vibrant shopping streets. See the best of Kawagoe on a 4-hour small-group walking tour, limited to 10 people to ensure an intimate atmosphere. While learning about the history of the former prosperous castle town, you’ll tick off highlights such as Kawagoe Ichinagai Street, Dream Street, Spatiotemporal Bell, and Kawagoe Hikawa Shrine.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.55
Price varies by group size
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$89.55
Price varies by group size

Japan Rural Tours

Japan Rural Tours

Having been through all the tourists traps. I can take you away from it all. To a place where Japan has been frozen in time to the Japan 60 years ago. I will pick up from Sakado Station on the Tobu Tojo line at 10:00 am. We will drive to the Dragon Taming Temple. Here the local monk has telepathy with the carp. We move to the Black Mountain Waterfall and dine on the sneaky iwana fish. We head on up the mountains and lunch with gorgeous views. We head down into the valley, passing local villages and up to the Bamboo Temple, run by a friendly monk, a Yoda twin. We head down the mountains to Koma shrine. A shrine built by the royal family of the Koguryeo kingdom of Korea in the Chinese Tang period. We visit North Sickle Lake. For the game, we can explore an abandoned hotel on the lake. It is the most haunted place in the Kanto area, best explored at dusk. As it darkens, we return to Sakado Station.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.48
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$103.48

[Samurai song & dance ] Traditional Japanese Performances Experience

[ Samurai song & dance ] Traditional Japanese Performances Experience

Samurai song & dance Traditional Japanese Performances Experience Enjoy SAMURAI Song「SIGIN」& dance「GINBU」 Time required  2hours 30 minutes *Pick up at Okegawa station (Takasaki line)  【20 minutes】Tea time (green tea) Enjoy the green tea and sweets you usually drink at home in Japan  【20 minutes】Wear Kimono and Hakama。We have various those. Of cource I will heip to wear those.Those is a Japanese traditional costume that is commonly regarded as the most formal attire for men at present.  【20 minutes】 Sing SHIGIN Wear Kimono and Hakama。katana[sword]  【20 minutes】 Dance GINBU  【20 minutes】 Take pictures  【40 minutes】 Have lunch   Japanese local casual restaurant, very popular!    Please choose one of them, Katsudon(pork cutlet on rice) or Japanese     noodle Soba with Ikaten(squid Tempura).    Lunch fee includes the tour fee 8000yen.  *Our staff take you to Okegawa station by bus.  *In case you want to go to Kawagoe, we take you to the bus terminal.  
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.60
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$79.60

Private Tour - An adventure in The World of Tea, Iruma

Private Tour - An adventure in The World of Tea, Iruma

Use your five senses to enjoy Iruma's delicious tea! Sayama tea, produced in Saitama Prefecture, is one of the three famous teas of Japan, and is characterized by its richness in taste and deep bitterness. Be prepared to use your five senses to fully enjoy sayama tea on this tour! First of all, you will be taken to see the green carpet of the largest tea plantation in the Kanto region of Japan. Then you will head to the tea museum where you can see, touch and smell tea, and also learn about the history of tea, how sayama tea is made, and what makes it unique. You will not miss out on anything with the help of your personal translator; your otomo tour guide! Finally, taste the tea. Tasting tea flavored food is just as fun as drinking tea!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$135.81
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$135.81
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Washi Paper Making Experience in Saitama

Washi Paper Making Experience in Saitama

First of all, please check Instagram: #wasabijpwashi #wasabijp Washi is traditional Japanese paper made with unique tesuki techniques, a manual process of producing paper using fibers of the kozo tree(paper mulberry). In this workshop, you can experience the time-honored tesuki washi making techniques and make your own washi paper with step-by-step instructions from a seasoned washi craftsman. Our washi paper exclusively uses natural materials indigenous to Japan, which lends a rustic and warm charm to it. Enjoy the unique experience and bring your handmade washi  home as a memento of your trip to Japan.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.67
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$64.67

* ◆ Paper making experience ◆ * Single-sheet original decoration 1 piece (30cm × 42cm) course

* ◆ Paper making experience ◆ * Single-sheet original decoration 1 piece (30cm × 42cm) course

◆ Tokigawa Branding Studio ◆ Handmade Washi Tanino ◆ Our studio is located in Sankai, blessed with the abundant water source of the Ikugawa River. Handmade Japanese paper has been made for a long time in this area located in the northwestern part of Saitama prefecture. Handmade Japanese paper is made mainly of natural materials such as mulberry, and craftsmen make it carefully one by one. Handmade washi, born from the harmony of people and nature, is tough, friendly to the environment and people, And because it has a beautiful texture, it fits into your life in a wide range of applications. ◆ Paper making experience ◆ It is a girder made of bamboo and kayago, and scoops the underwater fibers of the boat. We entangle the fibers of the mulberry evenly and make paper of appropriate thickness. You can decorate the made washi with colored paper. Then, paste the dehydrated paper on a paper or iron plate and dry it. During the time until the finished work dries (about 1 hour), you can also take a walk around the area and guide you to a restaurant (excluding extra cost)
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.40
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$19.40

Private Tour - The BONSAI tour

Private Tour - The BONSAI tour

Learn all about the Japanese bonsai trees on a private tour of the Omiya Bonsai Village. Visit several bonsai gardens to get a feel for the range of trees in Japan and stroll through the Omiya Bonsai Art Musem to see the mini trees from multiple angles. This tour is a great way to get a closer look at Japan’s bonsai culture and perhaps purchase one for your home.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.01
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$97.01
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Custom Carved Eternity Friendship Pendants

Custom Carved Eternity Friendship Pendants

As a Couple you can purchase very Special Jade Eternity Twists.  Choose a Twist Design then select the your Special Jade stone.. Then see your your Eternity Twists take shape as Gordon carves them both into Reality, and Hand Polished to Perfection ( or you can choose to polish yourself.) - You go home with Special Treasures that you both personally saw created from the Jade Stone which will last a Lifetime together. Allow at least 9 hours or more for this Activity
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$497.48
per group
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$497.48
per group
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Bonsai Tour with a local Expert Guide !!

Bonsai Tour with a local Expert Guide !!

This tour goes around Omiya Bonsai Village which is well known as the hometown of Bonsai !! We visit "Bonsai museum" and a couple of nurseries. You can learn Japanese Bonsai culture and how bonsai works. Also, your guide teaches techniques of looking and feel Bonsai. You also have a chance to learn how you can grow Bonsai. Please enjoy going through Bonsai art world !! < Bonsai museum > The Saitama City Bonsai Museum is the world's first public bonsai museum, opened in 2010. It collects about 200 pots of bonsai, bonsai tray, water stones, and ukiyo-e, etc. There is a bonsai garden, usually displayed 60-70 bonsai. Some bonsai can be viewed from all angles, so you can enjoy their different views from both the front and back.
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$150.00
per group
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$150.00
per group
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[Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays use only] Ofuro café bivouac (Admission set)

[Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays use only] Ofuro café bivouac (Admission set)

Ofuro café bivouac (advanced admission coupon) “Ofuro café bivouac” in Kumagaya City, Saitama is a hot bath facility with the theme of Ofuro × cafe × Glamping. Adopting a bold outdoor style, such as a tent and a hammock, a tree house, and a 5m bouldering wall. It is a new bathing facility where you can enjoy the feeling of camping outside while staying indoors. Free time admission ticket is available for 1,380 yen. Please take advantage of this opportunity. * Children under elementary school must pay the entrance fee on the day. Good access for 90 minutes from the city center! Hot bath facility that can be used for up to 23 hours There are a total of 8 types of baths you are interested in. In addition to the open-air bath, you can enjoy a variety of hot springs such as high-concentration carbonated springs and medicinal baths. In addition, there are a lot of nice points such as a fireplace area, a coworking area with Wi-Fi, a restaurant where you can taste Dutch oven dishes, freshly ground free coffee, more than 10,000 comics and magazines, a rest room equipped with a recliner! Since it is open from 10am to 9am, please use it for various occasions. (* Please check the HP event calendar for the bouldering date: 500 yen / 20 minutes) (* A late night charge of 1,200 yen will be charged for use from 2am to 5am)
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  • 1 day
  • Taking safety measures
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$15.79
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$15.79
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[Weekdays / Up to 34% discount] Tofu cafe bivouac (Admission + Selectable meal A)

[Weekdays / Up to 34% discount] Tofu cafe bivouac (Admission + Selectable meal A)

Ofuro cafe bivouac (Adult coupon with meal) "Ofuro cafe bivouac" in Kumagaya City, Saitama Prefecture is a hot bath facility with the theme of Ofuro × cafe × Glamping. By boldly installing hammocks, tents, tree houses, 5m bouldering walls, etc., an outdoor outdoor style has been established indoors. It is a new bathing facility where you can enjoy relaxation while enjoying the feeling of camping. If you apply from this page, you can use a set coupon of “admission ticket ((1,380 yen) + 4 types of meals (up to 1,300 yen)” for a maximum of 41% OFF at 1,580 yen. * Please note that if you have a child-rearing card, admission for preschool children will be free of charge. Stay up to 23 hours! A good access facility 90 minutes from the city center There are many variations in the bath. You can enjoy a total of eight types of baths, including outdoor outdoor baths, medicinal baths and high-concentration carbonated springs. In addition, there are plenty of nice points such as free Wi-Fi coworking area, fireplace area that heals with flames, freshly ground free coffee, more than 10,000 magazines and comics, and a rest room with a recliner! Since it is open 23 hours from 10:00 to 9:00, please use it for various scenes. (* Please check the HP event calendar for the bouldering date: 500 yen / 20 minutes) (* A late night charge of 1,200 yen will be charged for use from 2am to 5am)
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  • 1 day
  • Taking safety measures
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$19.21
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$19.21
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