Enjoy a Slice of Samurai Life


Samurai Juku

  • Wield a real Samurai sword under the guidance of a master swordsman.

  • Dress in Hakama and Kimono, clothes traditionally worn by Samurai.

  • Learn about the history of swords in Japan, and how they influenced Samurai culture.

  • After mastering a few, basic moves, use a real sword to slice through a roll of tatami (straw matting).

Each session is 90 minutes

10,000 yen per person (+14 years old*)

Sessions are held Monday to Friday: 10:00 / 12:00 / 14:00 / 16:00

Samurai Juku is located in a beautiful Machiya, within walking distance of Nijo Castle and easily accessible by bus.

*If you are joining us with children under 14 years old, please get in contact.