1 hour 30 minutes (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
There's no better way to explore Japanese food then by making it yourself. With this private cooking class in Kyoto, you’ll learn about typical Japanese ingredients and how to assemble them into a healthy, artful meal. Skip the search for a restaurant and let a local chef guide you through the recipes step-by-step. Menus change monthly but can be customized on request, whether you want to learn how to make a bento box lunch, tonkatsu cutlet, or other favorites.
- Make your own Japanese lunch in Kyoto
- Learn about the Japanese art of food presentation
- Enjoy the homemade meal with a local cook and host
- Private class for personalized instruction
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Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
Coffee and/or Tea
Departure & Return
Departure PointKyoto Station Bus Ticket Center
Please advise your preferred tour time between 9:30AM and 5PM upon booking.
Return DetailsKyoto Station (or your hotel)
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Minimum age is 12 years
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- A maximum of 3 people per booking
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY HANDS ON JAPAN Ltd.
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
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