Japanese Sweets Making with a Skilled Artisan

Confectionery artisans have long been responsible for developing folks’ sense of seasonal appreciation while expressing a hint of changing seasons in edible arts. This tour is hosted by a very welcoming artisan with almost 60 years of experience under his belt, who simply finds sweets making a sheer joy. Let’s join him to share the joy together.
* Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
* Starts: Kyoto, Japan
* Trip Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife >> Cooking Classes




Confectionery artisans have long been responsible for developing folks’ sense of seasonal appreciation while expressing a hint of changing seasons in edible arts. This tour is hosted by a very welcoming artisan with almost 60 years of experience under his belt, who simply finds sweets making a sheer joy. Let’s join him to share the joy together.

• Meet a renowned confectionery artisan with decades of experience in Kyoto and see the artisan perform an extraordinary craftsmanship in front of your eyes after a brief introduction. (20 min.)
• Make a total of four sweets, while receiving step-by-step guidance from the professional. (50 min.)

Eat your hand made sweets with Japanese green tea, matcha. (15 min.)

You can buy a variety of Japanese sweets made at the store on your way out.

Rough Location and nearest landmark from the tour venue: Kyoto Imperial Palace, Nijo Castle

Inclusive: Transportation fare, English guiding fee, all ingredients, travel insurance

Transportation: between Kyoto Staiton and Horikawa Shimochojamachi (bus stop)

Round-trip travel time: 50 minutes