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Washi no Sato

441 Mido, Higashichichibu-mura, Chichibu-gun 355-0375, Saitama Prefecture
+81 493-82-1468
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a unique experience of Japanese paper making! Worth a trip if you are driving

It's 10 mins drive from Ainokura Village (towards the east of the village). It's easy to find as we... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
PingAshlyn
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Singapore, Singapore
Decorate your paper

You could try make paper and decorate with flowers pluck around vicinity. Lucky for us, there is... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
Thye H
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28 Mar 2017
“a unique experience of Japanese paper making! Worth a trip if you are driving”
31 Dec 2016
“Decorate your paper”
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441 Mido, Higashichichibu-mura, Chichibu-gun 355-0375, Saitama Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

It's 10 mins drive from Ainokura Village (towards the east of the village). It's easy to find as we drove (not familiar with taking bus). There are a few handmade craft activities to choose from: Fan Making, Washi paper making, Making of postcards etc.. prices...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

You could try make paper and decorate with flowers pluck around vicinity. Lucky for us, there is another visitor able to speak some English. Allow a few days in Japan if you want to try the paper making, since they only do local delivery. We...More

2  Thank Thye H
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Reviewed 2 February 2014

Washi is handmade paper and is typically made from the fibers of one of three types of bushes; gampi, mitsumata, or paper mulberry. Washi is actually amazingly tough, even more so than paper made from normal wood pulp. It's used in a variety of items...More

3  Thank jp2005
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