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Ninja Dojo and Store

528 Hakurakutencho, Shimogyo-ku | 2f, Kyoto 600-8422, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 70-6401-8076
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Excellent Family Ninja Experience

Great private lesson for family of seven. Good balance of fun and hands on training with elements... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
atbatm
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Quick Stop In

We have a 3 yo daughter and we were not sure whether she would like a long ninja class. We decided... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tom N
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Ninja experience dojo and ninja items store. Authentic and traditional ninja training, shuriken(ninja star), ninja blowgun(blow darts), ninja sword, kunai and more. We provide two level of lessons. Entry level (1 hour lesson / 8000 yen per person) is basic ninja training. Elementary level (2 hour lesson / 12000 yen per person) is based on the entry level lesson and additional 5 more techniques. Both lessons includes Ninja clothes rental. Hands-on lessons in English. Advance booking required. We also provide short lessons, shuriken or blowgun for 1,000 yen. At Ninja items store, we have real ninja arms, many kinds of shurikens, ninja swords, samurai swords, ninja clothes and ninja items. Feel the ninja spirit.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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528 Hakurakutencho, Shimogyo-ku | 2f, Kyoto 600-8422, Kyoto Prefecture
Shimogyo-ku
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great private lesson for family of seven. Good balance of fun and hands on training with elements of cultural learning. Instructors were patient and engaging. Highly recommend!

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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are so happy to hear that all of your family have spend a good time at our dojo. Please do not forget about ninja’s philosophy and keep training :) Best regards, Ninja Dojo and store

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have a 3 yo daughter and we were not sure whether she would like a long ninja class. We decided to stop in while we were in the neighborhood and the guys could not have been nicer. They did not have a full plate...More

Thank Tom N
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that your daughter has enjoyed “blow darts” and “ninja stars”. Please do not forget about Ninja’s meditation :) Sincerely, NINJA DOJO and STORE

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the one hour ninja training and it was super fun. The instructor is engaging, welcoming and funny. This was a great break from sightseeing, and I would highly recommend for all ages.More

Thank Ira Y
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your coming to our dojo and we are so happy to hear that you and your boyfriend had fun at our training. Please keep training :) Hope you take the next step when you come to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 2 hour long advanced Ninja lesson today and it was such an incredible experience! When we arrived, we got changed into Ninja outfits which looked awesome and made us look the part. Next we learned some hand signs, as well as how...More

Thank John-George B
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you’ve enjoyed our training. Please do not forget about Ninja’s meditation :) Best regards, NINJA DOJO and STORE

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a class for me and my 5 yrs old son for the ninja experience and we had a blast! The clothing is amazing and the class is awesome... we got to learn about the meditation, walking, sword movements (both samurai and ninja), throw...More

Thank Larissa D
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are so happy to hear that all of your family have spend a good time at our dojo. Please do not forget about ninja’s philosophy and keep training :) Sincerely, Ninja Dojo and store

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the coolest experiences in Japan. I was lucky enough to have 1 on 1 instruction and I’d highly recommend paying the extra for the private lesson. The teacher was really personable, knowledgable and quick to critique and improve my ninja skills from breathing,...More

Thank Drew D
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are so happy to hear that you’ve spent good time at our dojo. Please do not forget about ninja’s philosophy. Best regards, Ninja Dojo and store

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had so much fun with my friend when we trained at Ninja Dojo. We dressed up in black ninja clothes and learned a wide variety of skills from stealth walking to swordplay to throwing ninja stars. The equipment is real, and the thrill is...More

Thank jordan r
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are so happy to hear that you and your friend have spend a good time at our dojo. Please don't forget about ninja’s philosophy and keep training :) We hope to see you again!! Best regards, Ninja...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and five friends booked in for the special two hour ninja training session on a Tuesday evening. While a few of the group were concerned that it was a little too expensive at first (approx £80), absolutely all of us agreed that it was...More

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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

ありがとうございます!! Thank you very much for your review. We appriciate your coming to our dojo and we are so happy to hear that you have had fun at our training. Please keep training :) Best regards, NINJA DOJO and STORE

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the one hour lesson after a friend recommended it. Izo Sensei is amazing! His English is incredible, and he is very funny. He taught us meditation practices, ninja walking, and my favorite part, weapon wielding! I highly recommend this experience...More

Thank AllyLynne
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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your comment. We are happy to hear that you have enjoyed our Ninja lesson. Keep training at home and say hello to your friend who recommended you here, please;) We are looking forward to see you here again! Best regards,...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I think this is as close a casual tourist can get to a genuine introduction to the craft of the ninja. The course is a nice balance between quantity and quality. You don the ninja costume and try out the skills that made the ninja...More

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NINJA_DOJO_STORE, オーナー at Ninja Dojo and Store, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much for your comment. We are happy to hear that you have enjoyed the 2 hour training class at our dojo! Please keep training :) We hope to see you again! Best regards, NINJA DOJO and STORE

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Ender A
20 May 2018|
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Response from User 2 | Reviewed this property |
You can go to their website either from TripAdvisor or via google. The website has the booking option for whatever course you have in mind. Just fill in the required details and booking is made in your name. No money to be... More
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Kimber A
22 April 2018|
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Response from NINJA_DOJO_STORE | Property representative |
Usually we can accept only over 5 years old, because the lesson is difficult for under 5 years old. But if you want to let him join and don't mind it's difficult for him, he could join. (Sometimes under 5 years old join the... More
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Yes, 8 and 11 year-old could join the ninja lesson. Thank you.
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