World Masters Games 2021 KANSAI
Special activity plans

These plans offered for only a limited time are a must see! WORLD MASTERS GAMES 2021 KANSAI SPECIAL ACTIVITY PLANS

For everyone who visits this time, we have prepared a Special activity plans filled with local attractions. After enjoying the competition, be sure to find your favorite area in Kansai.
Please take this opportunity to enjoy the special plan that has been created by the community. We look forward to your visit.

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You can choose a theme according to your wishes. Please look for a lot of attractive plans that you can experience in Kansai.

More than thousand years, Kansai has been at the center of Japan and treasure trove of tradition and culture. We prepare a selection of experiences that can only be enjoyed at the local roots.

THEME 01

TRADITIONAL
& CULTURE

Enjoy traditions and culture

Recommended special activity plans

  • Paper making & calligraphy ~Experience Kanji with Japanese paper~ Osaka Pref.

    Paper making & calligraphy ~Experience "Kanji" with Japanese paper~

    You can experience Japanese papermaking, and enjoy writing "Kanji" calligraphy on your own made Japanese paper under an expert's guidance.

  • Zazen Experience in Miidera Temple and Take a stroll around a Tokaido post town Shiga Pref.

    Zazen Experience in Miidera Temple and Take a stroll around a Tokaido post town

    Zen Priests guide you to practice Zen in Miidera Temple, then the tour guide will take you around the local post station town (Shukuba-machi) .

  • Antique costume wearing experience (Japanese Armor/Ninja) Wakayama Pref.

    Antique costume wearing experience (Japanese Armor/Ninja)

    Try on Japanese armors or ninja outfits, and take a walk in the Wakayama Castle. Enjoy the feeling of becoming just like a real ninja or a Sengoku war lord.

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We will provide you with a special experience of the local cuisine. Discover new gourmet by experiencing it yourself and knowing the background.

THEME 02

CUISINE

Enjoy rich food

Recommended special activity plans

  • Japanese sweets & Tea ceremony experience ~Japanese culture in Hanazono Rugby Stadium~ Osaka Pref.

    Japanese sweets & Tea ceremony experience ~Japanese culture in Hanazono Rugby Stadium~

    Enjoy Japanese tea ceremony, eating Japanese sweets and drinking japanese "Green tea" with experts, at Hanazono Rugby Stadium special room.

  • NATURAL WINE TASTING IN THE BAMBOO FOREST Hyogo Pref.

    NATURAL WINE TASTING IN THE BAMBOO FOREST

    You will discover what "natural wine" is and taste 5 excellent natural wines: 1 sparkling, 1 white wine, 1 orange wine, 1 red wine, 1 Japanese natural wine.

  • Umenoyado Sake Tasting and Sake Kasu Packing Experience. Nara Pref.

    Umenoyado Sake Tasting and Sake Kasu Packing Experience.

    You can learn about how sake is made, then taste sake and water. Includes an original “choko” cup as a souvenir.

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You can enjoy various activities against of great nature. Experience your favorite activities in the impressive scenery of the area and view your travel memories more vividly.

THEME 03

NATURE

Enjoy outdoor activities

Recommended special activity plans

  • Shower climbing Shiga Pref.

    Shower climbing

    An exhilarating activity that will give you a sense of achievement. Using a harness (safety belt) and a rope, you will climb a waterfall as you look up into it.

  • Sea kayaking overlooking Naruto Strait, open sea tour Hyogo Pref.

    Sea kayaking overlooking Naruto Strait, open sea tour

    Spending time in the open ocean, you can enjoy the luxurious time given only by the experience. Let's enjoy "sea" of Awaji Island with family and group!

  • Cycling Tour in Ancient Asuka Nara Pref.

    Cycling Tour in Ancient Asuka

    How about soaking yourself in the a nostalgic atmosphere of ancient Asuka, where the whole village is protected by the Ancient Capitals Preservation Law.

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We will provide you relaxing plan where you can enjoy the great nature of Kansai. Enjoy a refreshing time full of extraordinary feelings away from the daily hustle and bustle.

THEME 04

RELAXATION

Enjoy the comfort of nature

Recommended special activity plans

  • Fukui Takahama Beach Activity Feel the ocean through BEACH YOGA Fukui Pref.

    Fukui Takahama Beach Activity Feel the ocean through BEACH YOGA

    Start your day with a morning yoga class on our beautiful BLUE FLAG beach. Refresh your mind, body and soul with a yoga and meditation experience.

  • Serene Satoyama Experience Hyogo Pref.

    Serene Satoyama Experience

    Admire the beauty and nature of the Japanese countryside. Enjoy a healthy and locally produced vegeterian lunch. Meet and interact with the locals and nature.

  • Yoshino Town Forest Therapy Experience Nara Pref.

    Yoshino Town Forest Therapy Experience

    Leisurely walk for 3-7 kilometers and experience various Forest Therapy activities (forest walking, meditation, breath exercises, and more).

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Excursion tour full of highlights. We will guide you through the local attractions efficiently.

THEME 05

TOUR

Enjoy various tourist attractions

Recommended special activity plans

  • Brewery Town of Kinomoto: Half-Day Walking Tour Shiga Pref.

    Brewery Town of Kinomoto: Half-Day Walking Tour

    Visit a charming old brewery town retaining much of its historical charm. Walking tour including 2 very old sake breweries, as well as a traditional soy sauce brewery.

  • Enjoy to make the mountain experience to the fullest Hyogo Pref.

    Enjoy to make the mountain experience to the fullest

    You can get to know the mountains of Japan and take the wild vegetables in the mountains. (2 days and 1 night)

  • Whirlpools & Otsuka Museum of Art Tokushima Pref.

    Whirlpools & Otsuka Museum of Art

    You can experience riding on a Whirlpool Boat and visiting the Otsuka Museum of Art. You can also enjoy a lunch buffet of Awa cuisine.

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