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Kasama, Ceramic town tour, Ibaraki

Kyoko N.

Ibaraki
English, Japanese (Native)
7 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 6 people

Kasama in Ibaraki prefecture is famous as a town of the ceramic art because a lot of ceramists live there.

There are a lot of potteries and galleries...

Meeting Point

JR Kasama station or JR Tomobe station

Pick up Kasama or Tomobe Station

Kasama Geijyutunomori park

Ibaraki Ceramic art museum

Crafthills Kasama Experience of Ceramic Making at Pottery

Ceramic street & Gallary street

Kasama Inari Jinjya Shrine and approach area

Ending Point

JR Kasama station or JR Tomobe station

What to Expect

Kasama in Ibaraki prefecture is famous as a town of the ceramic art because a lot of ceramists live there.

There are a lot of potteries and galleries in the downtown and can enjoy a ceramic art experience and shopping.

Kasama Ceramic Museum and Kasama Nichido Museum are good place to enjoy ceramic art.

Within the town, you can move to sopt to sopt by Kasama tour Bus smoothly.

Another attraction is a historic Kasama Inari Shrine, one of Japan's three biggest Inari shrines.

Approach to the shrine there are many shops and restaurant. You can enjoy local atmosphere and local food. Inarizushi ( Sushi Pockets) is recommended food in Kasama. It is vinegared rice balls wrapped in deep fried tofu pockets. Many shops offer original Inarizuhsi. Enjoy !

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, guide transportation fee to meeting place from home

What‘s not included

Your transportation fee from your hotel to meeting place, Kasama bus one day ticket 200yen/person (you and guide), lunch, museum admission fee,

Ceremic experience

Important Information

国民の祝日

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

About the cost of art experience at Crafthills Kasama

Potter’s wheel experience ¥2,160

Hand modeling experience ¥3,240

Your work of ceramic art experience is baked by completion and it takes about two weeks to one month. The work will be delivered to your home by delivery service. Additional delivery charge is required.

How much is the transportation fee from Tokyo?

If you take JR limited express train to JR Tomobe station, ticket is 1,940 yen and limited express ticket is 1,340 yen, so total fee is 3,280 yen/ one way and it takes about 1 hour. From Tomobe st. we take Kasama tour bus.

Another transportation is express bus (Yakimono liner) from Akihabara, Tokyo. one way ticket is 1,500 yen and it takes about two hours to Kasama. If you want to know more detail, please contact me.

$171/ per group