Nara Cooking Class
Onigiri (rice ball), shape rice into a triangle



Pick Up


2 hours

Max 4 guests

Market Visiting

Cooking Class Menu

Onigiri (rice ball)
Miso soup
Green Tea

In this class, you actually make Onigiri. You can learn how to shape rice into a triangle. And also you make Miso soup, after eating Onigiri and Miso soup, you can enjoy Green Tea.
This class takes place in my kitchen and dining room.
Let's enjoy Japanese soul foods with me!

About Host



Hello! I'm Shoko. I live in Nara-city, near by Nara park. I love eating and cooking. My specialty is "Onigiri", rice balls. Onigiri is a Japanese soul food. So you should better to cook Onigiri yourself, if you come to Japan! It's possible to cook vegetarian menu or gluten free menu if you need.
Then I have two children, a daughter and a son. They love "Origami". If you have interests not only Onigiri but also Origami, you can also learn how to make Origami, from my children.

How It Works

Step1 Cook


Visit a Japanese local's home and learn to cook their specialty.

Step2 Enjoy your meal!


Eat the authentic homemade Japanese meal with your Japanese host. Take the opportunity to have a genuine conversation with a local Japanese Person.


The closest station

Omiya Station

How to get to the station?

From Nara Station: 5mins

Exact location provided after booking.