Kintsugi" experience (lunch included)“USUKIYAKI USUKI-SARAYAMA” Usuki Pottery “Kintsugi” Experience

This is a hands-on "Kintsugi" experience where you can choose one of the Usuki potteries for your experience. You can take home the repaired bowl that day, and a Kintsugi kit is included so you can do Kintsugi at home as well.

This is a traditional technique of restoring chipped or broken vessels using lacquer.
*Synthetic lacquer that is resistant to chafing will be used. Use materials that do not conform to the Food Sanitation Law, and are intended for interior use only.

One person 11000yen
Kintsugi Experience
One person 12980yen
Kintsugi Experience and Lunch
Tour timeKintsugi Experience approx. 120 min.
Target Age7 years old and up
DurationJuly 2023 - March 2024

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The young proprietress, a certified vegetable sommelier, serves creative dishes full of seasonal vegetables.
The meal is served on Usukine-yaki plates and looks gorgeous.

Plan Details

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Usuki Pottery "Kintsugi" Experience

Around 12:00

"Ishibutsu Tourist Center, Gozen Usami".Enjoy a creative lunch full of seasonal vegetables prepared by the young proprietress, who is a certified vegetable sommelier.
(*Plan with lunch only)


Meeting & Reception

Usuki Pottery "Kintsugi" Experience
(Duration 120 minutes)(1) After filling chips and cracks with putty and hardening them, flatten the raised areas and apply urushi.
(2) Apply gold powder (brass powder) after lacquering. Finish by brushing off the powder!

Termination & DismissalFinished products can be taken home on the same day.

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Plan Information

setting date Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Exclusion date Monday, Tuesday, Obon, Year-end and New Year holidays, and other temporary closures
What is included in the travel / plan price Usuki Pottery "Kintsugi" Experience
Lunch (only for plan with lunch)
Minimum number of participants 1 person
Maximum reception staff 8 persons
Reservation deadline 5 days prior to 5:00 p.m.
Experience Time 13:00-15:00
(Duration 120 minutes)
The meeting place
  • 816-4 Fukada, Usuki City, Oita 875-0064
  • tel 0972-65-3113
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Important point

  • This plan is "request reception".
    Please note that the reservation is not completed immediately after application.
    We will confirm whether it is acceptable and will contact you if you can make a reservation.
    If you do not receive a message within 3 days of your application, or if the date of use is approaching, please contact Tourism Sales Systems, although we apologize for the inconvenience.
  • This course uses synthetic lacquer.
    The material does not conform to the Food Sanitation Law and should be used for interior decoration.
  • Please take off your shoes and wear slippers for the experience. Please understand this in advance.
  • No one under the age of 18 may participate in the event alone. Please have a person with parental authority accompany you.
  • Local correspondence will be in Japanese.


  • After completing your online application, we will send you a "Notice of Acceptance" e-mail. Please be sure to check the contents of the e-mail.

Cancellation Fee

In the event that a customer cancels the contract after the contract has been concluded, a cancellation fee will be charged at the following rate per customer on the trip price. In the case of cancellation of the contract by some of the guests in the group, the difference in the number of guests will be charged to each of the guests.
Please contact us during business hours in case of cancellation or reduction in the number of participants. (After business hours, the cancellation will be processed the next day.)
In the event of a refund due to cancellation or reduction in the number of passengers, the refund will be made after deducting the prescribed cancellation fee rate, but the customer will be responsible for any bank transfer charges related to the refund.

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In the event of a full refund without cancellation fee, the fee will be refunded to your credit card.
In the event of a cancellation fee, refunds will be made by bank transfer to a bank account in Japan, and the transfer fee will be borne by the customer.
Please understand this in advance.

Planning and Implementation Company

Mie Kotsu Co., Ltd. Sightseeing Sales Systems Landing Tour
TEL 050-3775-4727
2nd floor, Kusumoto 15th Building, 1-7-2 Nishiki, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0003
Travel agency registration: Japan Tourism Agency registered travel agency No. 1934
General travel business handling manager: Tatsuya Ogawa

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