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We will go to Omiya Bonsai Village in Saitama and do the following:
・See Omiya Bonsai Art Museum
・Have lunch at Bonsai restaurant (optional)
・See 5 famous bonsai nurseries (optional)
・Experience making bonsai with a Japanese bonsai master
- Enjoy seeing trafitional Japanese bonsai at Omiya Bonsai Art Museum
- Visit 5 famous japanese Bonsai nurseries
- Enjoy eating lunch with bonsai at Bonsai restaurants
- Talk with some Bonsai masters
In this tour we will go to Omiya Bonsai Village where you can enjoy the art of many great bonsai items.
■ Time schedules
10:00 ~ 14:00
10:00 ~ 17:00 (optional tour)
10:00 ~ 18:00 (optional tour)
■Meet up at Yokohama Station or Tokyo Station at (10:00am - 11:00am)
I will pick you up at Yokohama Station or Tokyo Station, then get the train to Omiya Station and then transfer to another train and get off at Omiya Park Station. The whole trip takes about an hour.
■ Omiya Bonsai Art Museum (11:00 - 12:30)
Omiya Bonsai Art Museum is the best place for bonsai lovers around the world and easily accessible even if you don't know much about bonsai. Here you will have the chance to learn more about and appreciate the art of bonsai.
■ Going back to Tokyo (13:00 - 15:00)
I am sure you will have great memories from this bonsai tour! Unfortunately, you can not bring bonsai back to your home country because of heavy customs restriction. However, I'll be happy to introduce to you the splendid Japanese culture of bonsai!
Below are optional tours.
■ Lunch at Bonsai Restaurant (optional) (12:45 - 13:45)
■ Trial lesson (optional) (14:00 - 15:30)
We will go to a nursery and see some wonderful bonsai art. If you want to take a trial lesson and make bonsai yourself at Seiko-en, please tell me in advance because the workshop is held only twice a month.
(but, you cannnot bring bonsai back to your country)
■ 5 famous bonsai nurseries (optional) (16:00 - 18:00)
There are 5 famous bonsai nurseries that we can visit in Bonsai-cho district:
A minimum of 3 people are necessary to run this tour. The tour is only held on Sundays and Saturdays.
Yokohama Station or Tokyo Station
What you need to bring