Details

Date: May 18 - June 1, 2020
Duration: 15 Days
With: Jane MacDonald

Prices

Price per person:
Twin share: $5,680
Single room: $6,400
Deposit: $500 

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Call: 877 235 3767
Email: info@opulentquiltjourneys.com

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  • This textile and stitching tour to Japan focuses on sashiko, kogin, chiku-chiku, and indigo dyeing with visits to many textile related towns and establishments along the way.

    Highlights:

    • Explore and learn all about kogin-zashi
    • We learn traditional sashiko techniques from a very talented group of inspirational teachers
    • Enjoy a class with a well-known Japanese teacher and learn Chiku Chiku style of Stitching
    • Workshop for shibori dyeing
    • Visit a traditional Japanese town, discover beautiful old fabrics and samples of sashiko and boro
    • Visit the famous needle shop, Nomura Tailor for fabric shopping and wander around the aromatic Nishiki Market in Kyoto
    • Visit an indigo dyers shop and the original Blue and White shop
  • For tour itinerary, please contact Opulent Quilt Journeys 877 235 3767 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Dates:  May 18 - June 01, 2020

    Price per person:            

    Twin share:  $5,680
    Single room: $6,400 

    Inclusions

    • 14 nights' twin share accommodation at well-appointed hotels
    • 14 Day Japan Rail Pass (ordinary class), return tickets on local train and private chartered coach during tour as stated
    • Meals, workshops, and entrance fees as stated in the itinerary
    • An English-speaking guide during the tour
    • Luggage trnasfer service (one piece per person)
       

    Not included:

    • International airfares to Japan
    • travel insurance
    • porterage at hotels
    • personal expenses
    • gratuities and anything not mentioned.

    Hotel Rooms in Japan: Please note that there are limited ‘double-bedded’ rooms available in most Japanese hotels. Most rooms for two persons are ‘twin-bedded’. Most hotels in Japan have single rooms which are smaller rooms with a single bed and private facilities. The single supplement is based on a single room. If you wish to have more space we offer a single supplement for a double room for sole use, additional cost will apply please contact us. 

    Fitness level - Moderate
    Tour participants will need to carry their own luggage, board a bus unaided, walk a mile, and navigate uneven surfaces including stairs.

     

  • For hotel details, please contact Opulent Quilt Journeys 877 235 3767 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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