[Certified by Fukuoka] Experience the world of Hakata Traditional Craftwork
- Hakata Area
Highlights of the tour
This is a plan for you to discover the craftwork technique of Hakata and use it yourself!
You will learn about “Hakata-ori”: a beautiful and firm cloth made in Hakata, and “Hakata Ningyo”: a doll with various color, shape, and face made in Hakata.
First, you will visit a traditional Japanese house where a craftsman makes Hakata-ori cloth with a weaving machine.
You may make one yourself if you are lucky!
There is a shop in a local shopping street that deals with Hakata Ningyo and Kimon made from Hakata-ori, which would be a perfect place to buy your souvenir!
There is also a place where you are going to paint on a Hakata Ningyo!
Don’t forget to book your tour craftwork tour!
・Meet the masterpiece of Hakata-ori and Hakata Ningyo! You will learn about history and culture and can buy one if you want! There is also a Hakata-ori set that makes you able to make a Hakata-ori cloth yourself!
・Take a look at the craftsman’s work making a Hakata-ori cloth with a weaving machine! You can also ask them questions!
・Experience Hakata Gion Yamakasa: the traditional festival in Hakata! The 15 meters-high wooden festival car is breathtaking! You can also watch the festival in a VR movie!
- Meeting place
- In front of the central gate of Hakata Station, JR Line ※Not the Shinkansen central gate
- 1-1, Hakataeki Chuogai, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City
- Hakata Station premises
- Max number
- 6 person
- Minimum number
- 1 person
- Reservation desk
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