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An Immersive Journey into Japanese Sword Culture in Seki, Gifu

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Area ▶︎ SEKI

An Immersive Journey into Japanese Sword Culture in Seki, Gifu

Embark on a unique program in Seki, where you can test various knives and purchase one that best suits your needs.

■ Description

Immerse yourself in the ancient art of swordsmithing, shaping your very own samurai sword with the help of seasoned craftsmen.

Seki Blade

Seki City, acclaimed worldwide for its outstanding cutlery and swords, owes its reputation to centuries-old traditions and unparalleled craftsmanship in blade forging. The blades crafted here stand out due to their exceptional sharpness, durability, and meticulous attention to detail, making them favorites among professional chefs and enthusiasts alike.

■ Duration

6 hours

■ Steps

Authentic Japanese Sword Purchasing Tour in Seki, the Renowned Birthplace, with Interpreter Guide
9:00 AM - Pickup from Nagoya City hotels (*9:30 AM for hotels in Gifu City).
10:15 AM - Activities at the Sanjyu Seki Cutlery Museum:

Viewing of Iaido sword performance.

Swordsmithing experience with a master swordsmith.

Shopping for swords.

12:30 PM - Lunch featuring Seki's famous eel bowl.

1:30 PM - Departure from Seki.
2:30 PM - Arrival and conclusion at Nagoya City hotels (*2:10 PM for hotels in Gifu City)

■ Price

50,000JPY~135,000JPY per person

■ What's included?
・Private car transfer
・Iaido sword performance
・Swordsmithing experience
・Interpreter guide

■ Exclusions
・Cost of purchasing a sword
・Additional food and beverages charges

■ Pre-order
14days prior to your scheduled arrival date

■ Capacity
8 travelers ( Minimum :2 )

■ What to bring

■ Cancellation

・ Experience tours may be cancelled in the event of bad weather such as typhoons or heavy rain, in consideration of your safety.
・ The tour may be cancelled in the event of unforeseen circumstances on the part of the facilities accepting visitors or the craftworkers.
・ Cancellations will be decided by 5p.m. prior to the tour day. Be sure to provide an e-mail address where we can get a hold of you on the day before the tour.

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