Koto Music Lesson For All Ages in Kyoto


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Join in and learn the basics of playing the traditional Japanese koto (13-stringed zither). Open to solo travelers and groups, pluck the strings and learn to play the folk tune 'Sakura'.

Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made between 2 business days (18:00 local time) to 1 business days (18:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

Activity Detail

Pricing Details

Prices Starts From:21-12-2015   Ends On:01-01-2038    Available Days:   All Days
Adult/Child (Age 3 & up) $87


  • Experience fee / Musical Instrument Rental / Lesson materials
  • English-speaking instructor

Min/Max Quantity To Book

  • Min Qty: 1 & Max Qty: 5

Start Timings

  • 10:30,  14:00,  16:00,  19:00

Check In/Pickup Location Details

  • By Train:
    From JR Nijo station 20 minutes walk, or about 5 minutes by taxi
    By Bus:
    Kyoto City Bus "Senbondemizu"Stop 2 minutes walk
    *From Kyoto Station
    BUS:Kyoto City Bus route206 bound for Kitaoji(at A3 busstand),30minutes
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  • Children 3 years old and above can participate in this activity.

Additional Notes

  • Normally koto lessons require sitting in the formal seiza position, however you can have a lesson sitting on a chair.
  • In our lesson, you can learn to play "Sakura".
  • We prepare everything needed including the musical instruments, teaching aids etc.
  • This activity is conducted in basic English.


Koto Music Lesson For All Ages in Kyoto
10:30:00 Meet at Soushunan

Day: Day1
Koto Lesson
Learn to play a classic song, "Sakura," on the 13 stringed koto. We prepare everything needed for the class, just join in ready to play!
Day: Day1
Activity ends at Soushunan

Day: Day1

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