Karate-related / Sightseeing Tours

Okinawan Karate History Tour

Okinawa is well known as the birthplace of Karate. There are various historical Karate spots, more than 400 Karate Dojos and many great Karate masters who are respected all over the world in Okinawa. You can visit 6〜8 Karate spots, some of which are difficult…

Cycling Tour (Holy Land Pilgrimage Course)

During the Ryukyu Kingdom era in Okinawa, there was an event called Agariumai, where the Ryukyu Kings made a pilgrimage to 14 sacred places from Shuri Castle to the east coast. This cycling tour takes you around to a few of those sacred places. You…

Iaido Experience

In this program, you can learn Iaido, Japanese swordsman techniques which have been handed down to Japanese samurai since ancient times. From sword etiquette to how to handle the sword, you will learn the basic movements, shoulder movements, and slashing movements from a 6th-Dan Iaido….

Tameshigiri (Japanese Swordsmanship)

Tameshigiri is using a real Japanese sword (called Katana) for test cutting on rolls of bamboo matting. This practice was popularized in the Edo period (17th century) for testing the quality of Japanese swords. And by trying Tameshigiri you can learn how to use a…

Zen (Seated meditation) at Shuri Kannondo temple

Zen (Seated meditation) is a meditative discipline that is typically the primary practice of the Zen Buddhist tradition. The precise meaning and method of zen varies from school to school, but in general it can be regarded as a means of insight into the nature…

Ryukyu Tile Smash Experience

Tile Smashing is born from Karate, in order to show off one’s skill and physical prowess. Wish to try some Tile Smashing? Come to “Ryukyu Tile Smash Dojo WATTE”, located in the holy land of Karate, Okinawa. Smashing Red Ryukyu Tiles in this holy land…

Japanese Traditional Tea Ceremony, Flower Arrangement, Calligraphy Experience

This is a program which allows you to experience Japanese traditional culture “Tea Ceremony”, “Flower Arrangement” and “Calligraphy” in a Japanese Cultural Experience Facility「SASAGIRIAN」 1. Tea Ceremony Sen-no Rikyu is the tea master who invented one of the ancient traditional Japanese cultures known as “Sado”….

Karate Japanese Lesson

This Japanese lesson is for foreigners who want to learn Karate and Japanese in Okinawa, the birthplace of Karate. This lesson is focused on teaching Japanese words and phrases that you would use at a Karate Dojo. The goals of this lesson are to master…

Sakaemachi Market Bar Hopping Tour

Sakaemachi (栄町) is the locals favorite market in Naha, Okinawa. This market was built in 1955 and the atmosphere still remains the same as in the old days. Sakaemachi was selected as the No.1 Yokocho (local bar area) in Japan. We will be your guide…

Yaeyama Island Karate Holiday Package

You will visit Yaeyama islands for four nights five days. You can fully enjoy the Okinawa island as well. You will have a wonderful time to explore a plenty of Okinawa experience. You will learn 4 styles of karate by high ranking grand master of…