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BONSAI LESSON AT A PRIVATE GARDEN

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  • BONSAI LESSON AT A PRIVATE GARDEN

Overview

A unique opportunity to visit arguably the finest private Bonsai Collection in Japan and receive a basic lesson in the culture of Bonsai from one of its premier practitioners or a practising student of his.

Highlights

An opportunity to visit a truly local district of Tokyo and see one of the finest private Bonsai collections in the world, currently home of an 800-year old tree. Enjoy a lesson in the basic techniques of Bonsai, and take home a Bonsai Book signed by a gentleman often considered Japan's premier authority on Bonsai, a real-life Mr. Miyagi!

BONSAI GARDEN & LESSON

Bonsai, lireally 'planting things in pots' derived from the Chinese 'pensai' culture, and is a mysterious art to all but its most studious disciples. That bonsai can be created from almost any wood^stemmed tree or shrub is just the first of a plethora of learning that an afternoon in the Bonsai Garden with an experienced practitioner of the art will bring. Enjoy some of Japan's finest bonsai, and a lesson in how to go about making your own.

Assembly Point SHINOZAKI STATION, South Exit
7-27-1 Shinozakimachi, Edogawa-ku, Tokyo
Time 14:00-17:00 (Total Duration : 3 hours)
Participants 6-8
7-27-1 Shinozakimachi, Edogawa-ku, Tokyo

Suggested Timetable

14h00 Meet with guide at Assembly Point
14h30 - 16h30 Visit Bonsai Garden for a Tour, Lesson & refreshment
16h30 Return to Assembly Point
17h00 Tour terminates at Shinozaki Station

(Total duration = 3 hours) N.B. Suggested Timings may be changed and order of visits reversed, as necessary - such changes will be advised at the time of confirmation of the tour's materialisation

Tour Conditions

  • Duration = 3 hours
  • Maximum nos. : 8 passengers to 1 guide

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JPY 14,900Per Person

JPY 14,900Per Person

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