Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith

Gifu, Central Honshu

8 hour

This program is 1 day course and offered by Asano Taro. Asano, certified by the Japanese government, is one of the few genuine Japanese swordsmiths still practicing his craft today.

Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith
Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith
Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith
Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith
Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith
Make Your Own Knife with an Experienced Swordsmith

What is it about?

Usually, it takes about 10 years to learn how to make a Japanese knives. However, in this activity, the swordsmith, Asano will cover the whole process in a day. During the experience any questions and help will be assisted. After the experience the participants will be a master of crafting Japanese knives. The knife that you made will be your souvenir that you can take back home. Bring back your craftsmanship and display in your house for your friends and family to see.

Highlights

-Learn from the famous swordsmith, Asano Taro.

-Make your very own Japanese knife, that you can take back home.

-Lunch is included.

Things to pack

Long sleeves, long pants made of cotton.

Tour information

Experience type

Day tour / activity

Difficulty

Challenging

Themes

Couples, Indoor, Youth

Start time

08:30

Duration

8 hour

Meeting point

You can start the experience at:

  • GIfu Hashima Station, outside of the toll exits at 8:50 AM, 645-1 Fukujucho Hirakata,, 501-6257 Hashima, JP

What to bring

Long sleeves, long pants made of cotton.

From

$ 729.49

per person