Experience Okinawa Karate package with Zamami Island stay – 5 Nights

5 Nights, 6 Days from $2320 per person*

Daily departures January – December 2019

Let Japan Holidays provide you with the unforgettable experience of training Karate in its birthplace, Okinawa!
This tour is the ultimate experience for any budding martial artist, be it a beginner to the art or a veteran. Trace back your Karate roots to the original styles on this fantastic 5 Night package tour.

Learn Karate directly from grandmasters of Okinawa, across the main styles or tailor made specific to your training methods.

Take a break for a night to the nearby Zamami Island, where relaxing on the pristine beaches, swimming with turtles, and staying under the star filled skies are daily occurrences!

This holiday package is great for couples wanting to experience Okinawa, with alternative options if there are people who don’t train Karate, experience Okinawan cultural or relaxing activities and learn why the Okinawans are the longest living and happiest people.

*Price based per person, twin share. Two person minimum. Discounted package price of $1750 per person, for not participating in Karate (including no additional alternatives). Depending on group size and availability, choice of accommodation could be hotels, condominiums, apartments or beach villas. Breakfast is based on Hotel accommodation; condominium options may not include breakfast. Tour subject to travel times and availability. Tour pricings subject to change as per currency fluctuation, at time of final payment (60 days before departure)

Tour Highlights

  • Lessons in the different styles Okinawan Karate and Kobudo, in the birthplace of this traditional martial Art – Okinawa

  • All sessions with experienced instructors of 8th dan and above.

  • English speaking staff for all lessons and tours.

  • Visit the famous sights of Okinawan Karate Legends on the Okinawan History Tour.

  • Visit the bustling fish markets for a morning fish market tour.

  • Visit the secluded Zamami Island for an Island stay, experiencing the heaven and beauty of the Island.

  • Eat and drink like the Okinawans do, on the Sakaemachi local bar and restaurant area tour on your welcome night!

  • Not training Karate in this trip? No problem! Authentic Okinawan & Japanese Experiences, Spa Onsen alternative packages available!

What’s Included

  • Airport Return Transfers

  • 5 nights apartment style accommodation w/ breakfast* (4 in Naha and 1 in Zamami Island)

  • 2 Lunches and 2 Dinners included

  • Return Ferry transfers from Tomari port

  • 4 Dojo training sessions in Goju Ryu, Shorin Ryu, Uechi Ryu and Kobudo (alternative options available)

  • Morning Fish Market Tour

  • 1-day Karate History tour to the famous historical sights of Okinawa (Lunch included)

  • Sakaemachi local bar and restaurant area tour on arrival (Dinner and welcome drink included)

  • 24-hour support from the Japan Holidays Australian and Japan offices.

What’s Not Included

  • Flights

  • Drinks and meals not mentioned above

  • Entrance Fees to temples, museums and other sites not mentioned on the itinerary

  • Transport to training dojos – our Okinawan office will help arrange the smoothest transport.

  • Karate Gii and training Gii rental – available upon request for additional fee

  • Single room supplement(s) if required

  • Travel Insurance

  • Pocket Wifi hire

Training Customs – be advised what is expected when you train

  • You need to respect Okinawa Karate Grand master

  • You must bow when you enter and leave the hall / karate dojo, to show respect of appreciation and thanks for what you received from the training

  • Please bring your Karate uniform, towels and drinks

  • Make sure you arrive 20 minutes prior to the start of lesson.

  • Be sure to turn off the mobile phone during lesson

  • Please ask permission before taking photos or videos, as it is offensive if you do it without notice.

Okinawan Karate Experience and Zamami Island

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