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Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking

Open today: 09:30 - 18:00
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Amazing hands-on experience!

My husband and I took the udon making class and origami. Wakana is knowledgeable, friendly and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
J5320GImicheles
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San Diego, California
Corporate team building

We had a lot of fun and laughs to bond as a team and peers. She was very pleasant and informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
faasleader
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Singapore
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Wakana teaches you the real Japanese culture such as traditional calligraphy, cooking, Origami, Tsumami-zaiku etc... Wakana is a licensed calligrapher and having over 20 years of experience!! At the calligraphy class, you will write your favorite...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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6-9-7 Sotokanda | 4f, Chiyoda 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 80-7818-7823
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I took the udon making class and origami. Wakana is knowledgeable, friendly and made our trip so much fun! She also went above and beyond by telling us which Japanese phrases to say before and after eating as well as tailoring the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank J5320GImicheles
Wakalture, Owner at Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the awesome review!! I'm so glad that you felt like I was your new friend:D as I always try to welcome my guests like family or friends to make themselves at home!:) Aaand, I actually feel like I'm making friends from all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lot of fun and laughs to bond as a team and peers. She was very pleasant and informative. She got us to enjoy the whole process

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank faasleader
Wakalture, Owner at Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the review:) It was fun for me too!! I hope you still enjoyed the sushi dinner after eating Udon and Tamagoyaki. haha Thank you again for coming!!

Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

Hello every one . I recommend you to visit Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking . Really you could have very lovely experience. Wakan is very kind person. She could hope to learn about Japanese cooking and write kanji . She is kind person Please...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Wakalture, Owner at Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2019

Thank you so much Hamid san for the review!! It was pleasure to see you again and show you our culture:) Please come back and teach me how to cook Tajin next time! Thanks again!!

Reviewed 21 January 2019

I had the pleasure of doing a calligraphy class and tea ceremony. Wakana gives great tuition allowing you to make many mistakes and helps you to make corrections through constructive criticism and patience before creating your own "masterpiece". Not only do you get to write...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Wakalture, Owner at Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank you for the review!! It was a pleasure to see you again:D And was a good surprise to know you from your writing!! Thanks again for coming:)

Reviewed 6 January 2019

My fiancé and I signed up for Wakana's udon noodle and origami class and we had an amazing experience! This is a must for travelers who'd like to learn more about Japanese culture in a more authentic way without feeling too "touristy." Wakana was so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Wakalture, Owner at Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

Leslie!! Thank you for the review:D That's great that you didn't feel too touristy;) I don't like it so much either when I travel:P I would love to see your wedding pictures too!! Best wishes to you two ♡ Thanks again for coming to Wakalture!!

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

I had a combination of a calligraphy and an origami class and I loved it! I didn't even expect that it was a private class. I learned a lot, not only about how to do calligraphy and origami but also about the Japanese language and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Wakalture, Owner at Wakalture Experience -Japanese Calligraphy and Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you for the review!! Glad you enjoyed it. I had a great time with you too:) I hope you can teach how to make Christmas tree to your mum!! See you again one day in Germany or Tokyo:)

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I both love to cook. We came to japan looking to try and learn about its culture and to have fun We enjoyed our cooking and origami class Wakana did a great job and she made us feel right at home It...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank AllanG61
Reviewed 23 October 2018

It was the start of my family's visit to Japan and what an excellent start! Great fun for all and the calligraphy is proudly presented on a wall at home for all to see and enjoy. Thank you so much for being a great host...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I was looking for an activity to do in some quiet time (I'm a solo female traveller for 6 weeks, Japan can be overwhelming!) when I came across Wakana's classes. I booked 2 for one morning - Tsumami-zaiku and Calligraphy. I must admit I was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank SarahB13080
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We have decided to take our vacation this year in Tokyo, we are always looking for something local and if possible combined with artistic experience. We have found Wakalture on trip advisor with very high recommendations so we booked us the Wakalture experience. From the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank yyosef34
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Response from Wakalture | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for the message. Wakalture closes on weekend but I can do tomorrow morning 1st December. Not sure if you see this soon... please email me!! Wakana
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