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Okinawan entertainment and cuisine at a traditional Okinawa house

When taking craft or karate classes at Murasaki Mura, don’t forget to stop by Janatei, housed in a re-created traditional Okinawan dwelling. In the daytime, Janatei is an Okinawa soba café, but in the evening it is transformed into a restaurant featuring Okinawan cuisine, with courses starting at 3,675 yen and traditional dance and sanshin shows.

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Modeled after the home of a Ryukyu dignitary, Janatei allows you to travel back in time and experience the good old days of Okinawa.

 

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Churaumi Gozen (3,675 yen). Other courses are priced at 5,880 yen and 7,980 yen.

 

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Everyone can have fun playing the pa-ranku (Okinawan drum), yotsudake (Okinawan castanet) and sanba (3-piece Okinawan castanet).

 

 

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Murasaki Mura provides many craft classes such as hand-built shisa mask, textile and pottery making at over 30 studios. Karate lessons and horseback riding classes are also available. All facilities except Yume-kobo close at 18:00. Yume-kobowhich is next to Hotel Murasaki Mura, is available for some lessons until 21:00. Signing up for lessons can be done until 20:00. Please use the 2nd gate on the side of the beach after 18:00.

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Janatei
1020 Takashiho, Yomitan Village (In Murasaki Mura)
098-958-1111
Lunch 11:00-15:00
Dinner 18:30-21:00 (reservations required)
Show starts at 19:20
$ not accepted
Credit cards accepted
English menu available


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