Welcome back to Ninja Japan!
Finally Japan have opened to every tourist who want ninja.

Japanese Ninja Master(Sensei) who have trained authentic Ninja techniques teach you in English.

Experience truly authentic ninja training with ninja clothes, shuriken(ninja stars), ninja sword, other various ninja weapons and many ninja techniques at tatami dojo in down town Kyoto, Japan.
The best things to do in Kyoto and Top 10 activity in Japan on TripAdvisor for Group, Couple, Solo, Kids, Family, Activity, Martial arts, Workout, Exercise, City, Indoor, Rain and All seasons.
At the store like a museum there are various ninja arms, tools, items and master's collections that you couldn't find at other places.

We can teach original and unique training which ninja actually used to train in the distant past. Our grand master was born in IGA where is the home of the Ninja clan and where Ninja arts was invented. He has trained true Ninja arts of IGA school that has been handed down for over 600 years ago.

Here are six Japanese ninja master(Sensei). They have trained authentic ninja techniques and Japanese tradition, culture and sprits by grand master. They each have their own special skills and talents. For example, one is a martial artist, a mountain ascetic, a stuntman, an actor, an athlete, a mountain climber, a sword fighter, etc. Also they all speak English. They are well versed in all of ninja and Japanese culture, and will teach you practical ninja history, culture, and techniques.

Actually ninja arts is for peace, survival skill and secret of success in life. It includes a lot of wisdom of our predecessors. Why don't you feel spirit, wisdom and survival skill of ninja.

The authentic and traditional ninja trainings

Entry level 1-hour ninja lesson

basic ninja training: Ninja meditation 'Kuji-In', Ninja breathing, Ninja walking, Introduction gimmick and trap at ninja trick house, Demonstration and training for Ninja sword techniques, Sword drawing, Kunai(Dagger) techniques, Shuriken(Ninja star) throwing, Ninja blowgun(blow darts).
Price: 8,500 JPY per person / 7,000 JPY per kid(ages 5-14)

Elementary level 2-hour ninja lesson

include entry level lesson and additional 5 more techniques: Ninja meditation 'Kuji-In', Ninja breathing, Ninja walking, Body operation, Introduction gimmick and trap at ninja trick house, Demonstration and Training for Ninja sword technique, Sword drawing, Kunai(Dagger), Kusarigama(Sickle with chain), Rope technique, Kunai with rope, Shuriken(Ninja star), Stick type shuriken, Chopsticks technique and Ninja blowgun(blow darts).
Price: 12,500 JPY per person / 10,500 JPY per kid(ages 5-14)

Inclusions: Ninja clothes rental during training. Hands-on lessons in English.
- The training is GROUP lesson for 1-6 people (1-10 people in busy season).
- Kids (ages 5-14) are required to take the lesson with Adult. *We can't accept that only kids join.

Optional fee of PRIVATE lesson:
If you mind that training with other people or kids, we recommend to take private lesson.
- Entry level 1-hour lesson: 51,000 JPY per group(1-6 people) / 80,000 JPY per group(7-10 people)
- Elementary level 2-hour lesson: 75,000 JPY per group(1-6 people) / 120,000 JPY per group(7-10 people)

Special Group lesson: If you need group lesson for 11 or more people, please ask us. We could offer special group lesson for 11-20 people for incentive tour, team building tour, training tour or MICE.

Booking ninja training

Lesson is advance booking and payment required. Please book via booking system below.

Availability: 1pm, 3pm, 5pm everyday / 7pm on tuesday and sometimes

Availability: 10am everyday

In case Private or big group lesson, please book below.

Book Private Ninja lesson by email
Availability of Private: same time as above

Cancellation and Change Policies:
No charge : 8 or more days prior to booking date
50% of total fee : 7-2 days Prior to booking date
100% of total fee : 1 day or less prior to booking date
*Please note that you couldn't change 7 days or less prior to booking date. In that case, you have to cancel once and book again.

Cancellation and Change Policies for Private lesson:
No charge : 15 or more days prior to booking date
50% of total fee : 14-8 days Prior to booking date
100% of total fee : 7 days or less prior to booking date
*Please note that you couldn't change 14 days or less prior to booking date. In that case, you have to cancel once and book again.

* If booking system doesn't work, please send email. booking@ninjadojo.net

Hands-on Ninja Training

"Where can I train Ninjutsu?" It's Here!
You could practice traditional ninja arts trainings of IGA style.
The master's name is "Izo Ichikawa". He was born in IGA near Kyoto. IGA is ninjas hometown, historic village and origin of ninja. Ninja history started from IGA. Ninja arts and technique called "Ninjutsu" in Japan has history as over 500 years.
The master could teach such traditional Ninjutsu training.

Mental training: Ninja meditation like Zen, breathing for meditation, 'Kuji-In' calling 9 spells and forming god symbols by fingers.
Physical training: Ninja walking, body operation, Ninja moving.
Technique and Kata(pattern) training: Ninja sword, Samurai sword drawing, Kunai(Dagger), Kusarigama(Sickle with chain), Jitte(Japanese policeman stick), Bou(Stick), Nawa(Rope), Nage-ken(Kunai with rope), Shuriken(Ninja star), Stick type shuriken, Ninja blowgun(blow darts), empty-handed technique, etc.

Intermediate level 4-hour ninja training

Time: 1pm - 5pm
Price: Basic charge 30,000 JPY per group plus 10,000 JPY per person (ages over 15).
(Ex. 40,000 JPY for 1 person / 50,000 JPY for 2 persons / 60,000 JPY for 3 persons / 70,000 JPY for 4 persons)

Advanced level 1-day ninja training

Time: 9am - 12noon, 1pm-5pm
Price: Basic charge 50,000 JPY per group plus 15,000 JPY per person (ages over 15).
(Ex. 65,000 JPY for 1 person / 80,000 JPY for 2 persons / 95,000 JPY for 3 persons / 110,000 JPY for 4 persons)

Book Hands-on Ninja Training by email

Self-Defence Training

You could learn Self-Defence technique from ninja arts and technique. Ninjas job was spy for collecting intelligence. They had to avoid fighting and run away from hard situation to survive. So they practiced Self-Defence.
This training is extremely basic technique, not to fight. This technique is very basic, but you can not necessarily use this technique even if you learn. however also it might be a bit help your life.

Mental training: Ninja meditation like Zen, breathing for meditation, how to calm even if hard situation.
Physical training: Ninja body operation, Ninja moving, keeping distance, keeping strong position, keeiping strong posture, keeiping strong balance.
Technique training: untying wrist or arm someone grabbed, untying neckband or chest someone grabbed, avoiding and escaping from punching or grabbing, etc. We shouldn't use power or resist against power. it's like water flow or cloud stream. We should be flexible like water flow or cloud stream.

Self-Defence 2-hour training

Availability: 10am, 1pm, 4pm everyday
Price: 15,000 JPY per person (ages over 15).

Book Self-Defence training by email

Sword fighting action

Sword fighting action called "TATE" is action with japanese sword for historical drama called "Jidaigeki" on movie or TV.
The instructor is sword fighting profesional actor. He teach basic of sword action by safty imitation sword made of wood. He teach Handling sword, sword drawing, sword moving, body operation with sword, sword action, sword reaction and sword acting.
You could learn such basic moving, action and technique. Then we would take video of your acting and performance like movie star.

Sword action 90-mins lesson
Availability: 12noon, 2pm, 4pm on every Tuesday. Other date, please ask us.
Price: 15,000 JPY per person.

Book Sword fighting action by email

Ninja Samurai show and experience 60-mins
We could offer Ninja and Samuai performance show about 15 mins. And then you could experience Samurai sword action, Ninja stars and blow darts.
Availability: 10am - 6pm on every Tuesday. Other date, please ask us.
Price: 130,000 JPY per group (1-10 people) / 180,000 JPY per group (11-20 people)

Book Ninja Samurai show by email

The short ninja lessons

Shuriken(ninja star) experience
Real metal shuriken: 1,000 JPY for 15 throws

Ninja blowgun(blow darts)
Longl blowgun: 1,000 JPY for 15 darts

The short lessons for kids(under 14)

Shuriken(ninja star) experience
Rubber shuriken: 500 JPY for 15 throws

Ninja blowgun(blow darts)
Short blowgun: 500 JPY for 15 darts

Exclusions: Ninja clothes

Option fee: Ninja clothes rental is 3,000 JPY

Booking Short lesson
Availability: 10am-6pm (anytime)

Please let us know that your name, booking date and time and numbers of people by email below.

Book by email
You could come without booking, but it's better to book.

The Ninja and Kimono Store

Ninja items store

Ninja arms, various shurikens, ninja sword, samurai sword, ninja clothing and other items.

Shurikens (Ninja stars)
500 JPY to 1,000 JPY

Ninja sword and Samurai sword
from 12,000 JPY

Kimono Shop

Kimono atelier Akane is located on the 3rd floor of Ninja Dojo.

We have various kimonos, obi-belts, kimono-socks, original kimono robes for sale.

Check details on website

Online shop


Kimono Photo-Shooting

We also have " Kimono rental service + Photo-shooting". Professional "Kitsuke-shi ( Kimono dresser) " choose a beautiful coordination of a kimono for you then she dress you up neatly with the movement between martial art and Japanese traditional dance.
After dressing in Kimono, our staff take pictures of you with the imitation sword, Japanese umbrella or Ninja weapons in the photogenic courner of Ninja Dojo !

Casual Kimono rental + Photo ( around 20 photos) : 8 000 JPY per person

Formal deluxe kimono for 1 couple + dressing + Hair arrangement + Make up + Studio photo shooting ( around 50 photos) : 100 000 JPY

Please check other pictures on our website!


Shop Information
Open: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Closed: irregularly
Admission: free
Credit cards: major cards accepted
Phone: 075-778-1990
Email Us: booking@ninjadojo.net
2F 528 Hakurakuten-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

Access: 3-minute walk from Shijo-Karasuma, Shijo station on the Subway Karasuma line and Karasuma station on the Hankyu Kyoto line. 15-minute by taxi or train from Kyoto station on the JR line.
伊賀流 忍者道場 忍道具屋
京都市下京区白楽天町528 二階

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