Japanese Calligraphy Experience With A Professional Shodo Master In Tokyo

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 Hr 30 Mins
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  • Departure Time :
    Between 10am and 5pm
  • Departure Details :
    BOJ株式会社(Beauty Of Japan), Japan, 〒104-0041 Tōkyō-to, Chuo City, Shintomi, 1-chōme−3−2 新富町一丁目5階
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
    • Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Get an introduction to the fine art of Shodo, Japanese calligraphy with a a renowned designer and professional calligraphy master in this 1.5-hour lesson. Learn how to write basics, including your name and simple kanji (Japanese characters) with a brush. By the end of the class you will have a piece of art to bring back home.


  • All necessary equipment included
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

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At your selected time, make your own way to studio to meet the calligraphy teacher to meet the Shodo artist and your interpreter. Once settled in, get ready to try your hand at the ancient art of Shodo in this 1.5-hour lesson.

Learn tips and techniques and practice writing a few words on a piece of special paper. The Shodo master teaches you how to write your name in Japanese and teaches you the meaning of each kanji character as well.

Once you are finished, you can bring the paper back home with you along with works by the teacher.

Your visit concludes at the studio and you make your own way back to your hotel or to your next destination.


Calligraphy lesson

All equipment for calligraphy

English-speaking assistant


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Infants must sit on laps

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Please note: Your clothes may get stained with ink