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Enjoy Autumn at the Old Mitsui Family Shimogamo Villa: Relax with Garden-View Yoga

The Old Mitsui Family Shimogamo Villa stands in a part of the Tadasu-no-Mori Forest, south of Shimogamo-jinja Shrine.
Surrounded by greenery, with the sounds of water and birdsong, you'll feel relaxed here, as if you were really in the middle of the forest.
Visitors are welcomed to come enjoy spending time here amongst the sounds and the breeze that slips through the garden.

Program: This class is open to participants of any level, and includes simple to challenging poses. (Beginners and elderly visitors are encouraged to apply as well)
*Please be advised that the lesson will be conducted in Japanese.
To participate: Advance reservation is required.
Capacity: 12 people
・60 minute yoga workout
・Viewing inside the building (first and second floors)
・Includes mat, mineral water, and coffee after the yoga

Date & Time

October 19 (Sat), 2019 and October 27 (Sun), 2019
Each day from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


3,000 yen per person (Includes entrance fee)
Please pay at the Old Mitsui Family Shimogamo Villa on the day of your visit.


Participants must apply in advance to the following email address.
Email address:
Please send the following information in your email (you may apply in English). You will receive a response at a later date.
1. Name of the event in which you are participating (Yoga)
2. Name (of the representative of your group)
3. Day you'd like to participate
4. Number of participants
5. Telephone number
6. Email
*Once you receive an email in response to your application, your application will be considered confirmed. If you send an email after 5 p.m. on Tuesday, or on Wednesday, you will receive a response on Thursday or later.

Caution (Please be sure to read)
Should you cancel your reservation, you will be required to pay a cancellation fee.
[Cancellation Fees]
・Two days before event date: 50% of participation fee
・Same-day cancellations: 100% of participation fee

*Should you need to cancel, please do so by phone. (Old Mitsui Family Shimogamo Villa telephone: (+81-0)75-366-4321 / Reception open from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. *Closed on Wednesdays)


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