Learn On Holiday
☆ 書 道 SHODO; the art of calligraphy.
☆ 茶 道 SADO; the traditional Japanese tea ceremony.
☆ 折り紙 ORIGAMI; the traditional Japanese paper folding art from the 17th Century.
☆ 生け花 IKEBANA; the traditional Japanese flower arrangement.
☆ 風 鈴 FUURIN MAKING; creating traditional Japanese wind chimes.
☆ 着物／浴衣 KIMONO AND YUKATA DRESSING; wear traditional Japanese dress.
☆ 和菓子 JAPANESE SWEETS MAKING; Enjoy making traditional Japanese sweets.
☆ 歌舞伎 KABUKI THEATER; a classical Japanese dance drama from 1603.
☆ 酒 SAKE TASTING TOUR; tast the traditional Japanese alcohol.
☆ 相 撲 SUMO TOURNAMENT; the traditional Japanese martial art.
☆ 食品サンプル FOOD REPLICA MAKING; make food displays which look very real!
☆ 座 禅 ZAZEN MEDITATION; as practiced by Zen Buddhist monks.
☆ 蕎 麦 SOBA MAKING; try the traditional Japanese noodle dish.
☆ お好み焼き OKONOMIYAKI; you can cook and eat Okonomiyaki, a Japanese style pizza as much as you want!
☆ 寿 司 SUSHI MAKING; the traditional Japanese dish!
☆ 居酒屋 IZAKAYA NIGHTS Party and converse at traditional Japanese pubs with your new friends!
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Tokyo Summer! 15+ Holiday Course
Having fun learning conversational Japanese
Doing exciting activities
Making memories that will last your whole life, in the city of Tokyo.
Can't make it? See the Winter courses in January below,
or the Study & Culture Courses all year round.
Brush up on your listening and speaking skills
Free yukata (summer kimono) you can bring home
Asakusa Rickshaw run
Traditional tea ceremony
Trip to Kamakura
Karaoke with friends
The school provides free WiFi, computer stations, Japanese, Korean and English-speaking staff.
Tokyo Summer Holiday Course 15+:
3 weeks: 241,200 JPY
Activities subject to change.
See accommodation options. (Can also be seen by pressing the yellow button below).
Want to join this course?
Don't wait. Start planning your next trip today before spaces run out.
Tokyo Winter! 15+ Holiday Course
Those who want to have fun, while brushing up their speaking + listening skills. On top of creating great memories and experiencing the culture in a short period of time.
*Note: only available in January. Please apply for January 2019.
For similar year-round courses starting from complete beginner level and above, please see the study & culture courses.
Minimum age is 15.
You must know basic-level Japanese for this course. (about JLPT N5 level).
Must know all Hiragana.
Be able to do a self-introduction, talk about your country and family in Japanese.
Be able to express time and money (from 0 to 9,999 yen).
Don't meet the requirements? See our total beginner courses
Kudan Institute of Japanese Language & Culture allows you to study conversational Japanese combined with tours and activities in the Tokyo Winter! Avoid the humid Summers and snuggle up in your winter gear.
Have fun while learning practical Japanese and learning about the culture.
Take part in unique activities, such as traditional tea ceremonies, wear kimonos with your new friends, tour the beautiful Nikko (a mountainous area near Tokyo), and learn to make your own sushi!
All organised for you in one course in the exciting city, so no need to stress.
Enjoy the delicious food, friendly service and exciting nights out at your leisure.
Learn conversational Japanese in class
Take part in exciting activities:
Nikko Shrine & Edo Village
Explore Tokyo in your free time
Monday to Friday AM: Learn conversational Japanese in a fun class
Monday to Friday PM: Every second day, do a fun activitiy mentioned above with the class
Saturday: Go on a day trip to Tokyo Disneyland. Next week, go on a trip to the beautiful Nikko Edo Village.
Sundays/every second weekday after school: Spend time with your host family, friends at the share house, or explore Tokyo with your new language skills.
Choose between a 3 or 2 week course.
For similar longer programs, see the study & culture courses.
Free Wifi, computer stations, Japanese, Korean and English-speaking staff. Students are enrolling from over 35 different countries every year. (Make many new friends and learn about cultures from around the world!)
Live with a homestay so you can really learn the Japanese culture directly. This is highly recommended by previous students.
Student house or holiday apartment may also be arranged.
Summer Holiday Courses:
KYOTO - Age 14+
(Applications now closed)
Other courses offered all year round:
Learn about traditional culture, pop culture and life in Japan on top of learning practical Japanese:
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Don't wait; there are limited spots available.