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Chopstick Making Workshop in Kyoto

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    What to Expect
    In Kyoto, traditionally, there are various kinds of bamboo products made of a great variety of bamboo. For many centuries, the people of Kyoto have had a tradition of making many different items out of bamboo.

    Meet at the Yokoyama Bamboo Products Company(TAKENOKO) at 9am for the chopstick making experience. During this workshop, you will enjoy learning to make soot bamboo chopsticks by yourself. Scrape and shave the bamboo with a knife to the thickness you prefer and then finish it by sandpaper. The soot bamboo chopsticks that you will be making is a traditional, handmade craft that has been passed on from generation to generation.

    It takes about 2 hours to complete the work to make your soot bamboo chopsticks; afterwards, you can take your soot bamboo chopsticks back home with you.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Yokoyama Bamboo Products & Co. Factory (TAKENOKO)
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Concludes at the Yokoyama Bamboo Products & Co. Factory (TAKENOKO)
    Inclusions
    • All necessary materials
    • Instructor
    • Consumption tax
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    • Takenoko
    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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