Plan ID
: 30109
30109

[Niigata / Tokamachi] Traditional straw sandals making experience (straw sandals or cloth sandals)

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  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Empty-hands OK
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Children welcome
  • 地域共通クーポン(電子)利用可
  • Possible number of bookings
    1~15
  • Participating age
    10Age ~ 99 Age
  • Duration
    2~3 hours
Plan description

It is an experience of making "Zori" which is a traditional sandals. [Snow country & rice field, straw work in Niigata prefecture] Since rice cultivation has been popular in Niigata prefecture for a long time, various straw work using rice straw has been actively performed. From now to 70 to 80 years ago, during the snow-covered winter period, each family made a pair of sandals made from rice straw and earned income. Nowadays, people who can make it are very valuable, and it is rare to see crafts made from straw. This kind of experience of actually making sandals has become rare, but the appearance of hand-made footwear is a masterpiece when viewed live. [What you can do with this experience] In this program, we will make such sandals with local straw craftsmen. You can choose either sandals made from rice straw or cloth sandals made from colorful cloth. You can choose your favorite cloth for the thong and cloth sandals from the cloths we prepare, so you can make your own fashionable sandals depending on the combination. You can wear the sandals you made as sandals in the river or the sea in the summer, or you can use them as slippers or interior decoration at home. Why don't you make your own handmade sandals to commemorate your trip? * Cloth sandals cost +500 yen as an option.

You can choose from straw sandals and cloth sandals

In this experience, you can choose between straw sandals made only from rice straw and cloth sandals made from colorful cloth. If you want cloth sandals, please add an option (+500 yen).

Original design with selectable materials

You can choose your favorite cloth for hanao and sandals from the prepared cloths. Depending on the combination, you can make your own fashionable sandals.

For fashionable sandals and interiors

You can wear the sandals you made as sandals in the river or the sea in the summer, or you can use them as slippers or interior decoration at home.

About fees

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 2 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~15
    About duration
    2~3 hours
    2 hours 30 minutes
    Operating period Whole year(GW, Bon Festival period, Year end of Year beginning are excluded)
    Assembly time 13:30
    Booking deadline until 18:59 3 days before

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking
    Locker

    Dress code - Must bring items Nothing in particular.
    About rental items A set of tools necessary for making straw (included in the price)

    Matters require attention There are no restrictions on participation due to health conditions.
    If you have any anxious symptoms, please include them in the Remarks column when applying.

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    Time schedule

       
    13:30

    13:30 Local meeting 13:40 Explanation etc. 14:00 Straw shoes making 16:00 Straw shoes completed 16:10 Dissolution

    Access - Map

    1253-2 Baba-cho, Tokamachi-shi, Niigata 949-8551
    Assembly point

    "Minna no Ie" (HOME HOME Niigata Office)

    If you arrive by car

    About 30 minutes from the Kan-Etsu Expressway "Shiozawa-Ishiuchi IC"

    If you arrive by train

    5 minutes walk from Doichi Station on the JR Iiyama Line

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    Insurance information Sompo Japan Nipponkoa / Accident Insurance Disability after death: 15 million yen Hospitalization insurance: 12,500 yen/ day Outpatient insurance: 7,500 yen/ day Liability: 12.5 million yen

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