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Kyoto: 1-Hour Origami Class with Local Instructor

Kyoto: 1-Hour Origami Class with Local Instructor

From US$ 30.40 per person

Discover the beautiful Japanese art of origami, making figures by folding paper. Learn how to fold 4 different patterns and take your creations with you as keepsakes.

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Duration 1 hour
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Wheelchair accessible
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  • Learn how to make the traditional origami crane
  • Create your own origami from 4 different patterns
  • Discover a relaxing activity with a local instructor available to answer all your questions
Full description
Explore another side of Japanese culture by joining a traditional origami class, which is the revered art of making figures by folding paper. Learn how to fold 4 different patterns, one being the famous paper crane, with the help from your local instructor. Take home your creations from the class as your own personal souvenirs. During you class, your teacher will give you instructions step by step and you can make 4 different patterns from easier to complicated. No need to feel worried about not being able to create all the traditional patterns as you will receive all the support you need along the way. One of the most popular origami figures is the attractive looking orizuru (a folded-paper crane). In Japan, people make paper cranes to pray for peace or happiness for a beloved person. Take the opportunity to discover this integral part of Japanese culture. 
  • 1-hour origami making class
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Arrive 5 minutes before the activity starts. さくら日本文化体験 SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture 3min from Kyoto subway line [karasumaoike]station by walk 8min from Hankyu line[Shijo]station by walk 1min from Kyoto city bus[Shinmachioike]station by walk 10min from JR kyoto station by taxi

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Product ID: 391530