60-Min. Introduction to Samurai : Long Sword & BoShuriken
Learn the history of traditional swordsmanship with roots that can be traced back more than 420 years.
We have an instructor and an interpreter/trainer for you in all of our classes. Licensed interpreter/trainer(s) provides top-notch, real time translation. Our workshop is for those who want to know more than just have fun. If you want to know our thoughts, history and tradition, you need a reliable interpreter/trainer with specialty knowledge.
With this workshop, you can learn most authentic samurai manners and the way our ancestors trained themselves in swordsmanship and shuriken-jutsu. Through this lesson, you'll also gain a historical insight into the Ninshido (Shinobi-Samurai Code) developed in the course of time they served the Tokugawa Shogunate.Itinerary
Change to gi and hakama
Introduciion to Katana and a proper handling of it
Reiho to show respect and manners
Bo-shuriken (spike) throwing
Key concepts: Proper distance, Positioning, Focusing
The samurai class was established by the 12th century. Samurai worked for feudal lords and were renowned for their bravery and code of honor. They were well-educated martial artists.
Training is subject to change depending on the level of the student's skills.
If you wish to wear a kimono instead of our training wear, an arrangement is possible with the additional charge of 3000 yen. You can pay the difference on the day.
If you wish to wear an armor, an arrangement can be done with an additional charge of 6000 yen. The difference can be paid on the day. You need to extend your experience by 20 minutes or so. We have 2 armors available Stop At:
• Musashi Ninja Clan Shinobi-Samurai Honjin Dojo, 3-5-8 The Kikai Shinko Kaikan building #B413, Shibakoen, Minato 105-0011 Tokyo Prefecture
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"If you can give us the name of your hotel, we can give you the direction to our place."
"Children less than 12 years old must be accompanied by a participating adult"
"Inattentive people may be asked to leave the dojo (training facility)"
"Spectator fee is 2000JPY per person, please pay upon arrival"
"Service animals allowed"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Surfaces are wheelchair accessible"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
Duración: 1 Hour
Lugar de comienzo:
Musashi Ninja Clan Shinobi-Samurai Honjin Dojo, Japan, 〒105-0011 Tōkyō-to, Minato City, Shibakōen, 3-chōme−5−８ 機械振興会館 B413
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.