Let’s Explore “Bokushi-Street” in Local Kimono or Yukata!!

 

Overview This experience offers a precious opportunity for participants to wear Kimono or Yukata made of “Echigo-Johu” (Hemp Fabric) and “Shiozawa-Tsumugi” (Pongee) that have been locally produced for hundreds of years in this region. You will be immersed in historical and cultural experience while exploring 牧之通り ”Bokushi-Street”, one of popular streets in Shiozawa, where still old buildings remained, in locally produced Kimono or Yukata.

Meeting Point

Yamada Ori Co.,Ltd. 1507-1 Shiozawa,Minamiuonuma-Shi, Niigata postcode: 949-6408

(株)やまだ織(〒949-6408 新潟県南魚沼市塩沢1507-1)

Meeting Time    Can be flexible based on consultation

Venue

1. Yamada Ori Factory (Dressing,  Observation of the factory, attending to Mizuhiki handicraft-workshop)

2. Bokushi Street (Taking a walk and exploration)

Required Time   3 hours~(Dressing 1 hour)

Price                  Kimono Rental 13,000 Yen/pax   Yukata Rental 10,000 Yen/pax

Participant          Maximum 10 (Minimum 2)

Season              Through out a year

Reservation         One week before the activity at the latest

Things We Prepare   Kimono set, Zori shoes and arrangement for Dressing-up, hair-dressing, etc.

Options

  • Observation of Kimono Fabric Factory : Free of charge. You can have a look and walk inside the factory(30 min)
  • Mizuhiki-handicraft-experience : Free of charge.You can try making Mizuhiki-handicraft (30min)
  • Hire a tour guide : 600yen/pax(40min)
  • Hire interpreter(English): 2,000yen/hour

Reservation/Contact

NPO GGG(Three G)Administration Office

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