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Samurai Yakata is a culture house in Kanazawa’s historic area where we aim at promoting traditional Japanese arts in a lighthearted, fun manner. Here you can experience traditional music and dances, and even wear traditional costumes, like Samurai...more
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1-3 Kenroku Motomachi, Kanazawa 920-0931, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I throughly enjoyed ourselves on “Samurai: The Ride”. Our guide Tony-san conversed very well in English and was highly knowledgeable. From the get-go, a Ninja followed us along our adventure through Kanazawa. The ride incorporates a storyline and made us feel that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KyeruleE
Reviewed 10 April 2018

It is a attractive place when you want to discover Kanazawa. It is located at the central of Kanazawa, near by Kanazawa Castle and Kenrokuen garden. The staff are friendly and kind. They can speak English, Japanese and Chinese fluently. You can get several professional...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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SamuraiYakata, お客様担当マネージャー at Samurai Yakata, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Wearing a Samurai Armor in Kanazawa Castle would be very nice, right? Maybe let's try it next time you come here! Thank you very much, you and your friend look very powerful with the armor.

Reviewed 10 April 2018

You come to the beautiful place with Kenrokuen garden and Kanazawa castle and really want to have deeper experience along with sightseeing and walking. This is the place Samura Yakata for. Not only on its hospitality but also on both men and women traditional Japanese...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hung B
SamuraiYakata, お客様担当マネージャー at Samurai Yakata, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thanks for your comment Hung. The samurai armor looks very good on you. Please feel free to bring your family here whenever you want. We also have ninja costumes for small kids, so it can be an experience for the whole family.

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This was an awesome experience I got to pick from multiple armor sets to wear for photos and the have live concerts which are pay as much as you want it is a must go!!!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Stern H
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

These guys were great! I just walked in, as I was interested by their sign, and they set me up! Got a great professional photo and a few digital pictures on my own phone. The staff were very friendly!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Raphael B
SamuraiYakata, お客様担当マネージャー at Samurai Yakata, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi Raphael. We're glad you liked the photos. You're always welcomed to come back here and try a different costume or see the daily show. Thank you.

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Samurai Yakata located very close to the main tourist spot in Kanazawa (Kenrokuen garden and Kanazawa castle), which is great. The staff also very cooperative and supportif throughout the time when I was there. And if you come from another country and you can’t speak...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Fauzi R
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I stopped here for the 12:00 show, with my wife and my five years old daughter. We were the only spectators but the performers still delivered a very nice show of traditional music and samurai moves. You can also try one of their costumes and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Juan C
SamuraiYakata, お客様担当マネージャー at Samurai Yakata, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

We are happy that you appreciated the show. Thank you very much, Mr. Juan.

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Highlight of our trip to Japan. A wonderful celebration of Japanese culture and history through the eyes of the Samurai. The personalised tours of the Samurai District and Temples with our English-speaking host were both informative and entertaining. All of our movements were securely monitored...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Warren And Ruth K
SamuraiYakata, お客様担当マネージャー at Samurai Yakata, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Warren and Ruth, thank you very much for your kindness. Our ninjas and samurais will always be here to monitor and protect friends like you! haha We will be looking forward to seeing you again soon!

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