50+ Course | KAI Japanese Language School in Tokyo, Japan

50+ Course

fifty plus

A special program designed for senior students who fully want to enjoy learning Japanese language and experience Japanese culture.

2016 Spring course

March 28 - April 8

2016 Autumn course

October 31 - November 11

2017 Spring course

March 27 - April 7
Deadline: February 10

2017 Autumn course

November 6 - November 17
Deadline: September 22

This special course is exclusively designed for people over 50 to satisfy their high standard expectations. It's an ideal mixture of language and culture, and of course excitement and fun! It sure makes your stay in Tokyo unforgettable.

Japanese Lessons

Students will join our Practical Conversation Course for the Japanese lessons. They'll be 15 lessons in the first week from Monday to Friday and 12 lessons in the second week from Monday to Thursday, from 9:00am to 11:50am.


KAI will organize 10 specially designed activities during the course. Some ordinary Japanese senior people join some activities so you can enjoy communicating with "real" Japanese. Please see the chart below for detail.

Other benefits

The program also includes 6 lunches and 6 dinners with the teachers. In addition, each student receives an IC card "Suica" worth 3,000 JPY, which can be used for transportation and shopping at various stores.


The accommodation such as a single room at a convenient hotel within a 5-minute walk from the school to luxury ones can be arranged on request basis for a fee. An optional 2-day Kyoto tour can be also arranged. It is 50,000 JPY per person and the minimum count is 3.

Course Information

2016 / 2017
course length 2 weeks (9 days for lessons)
package price Without Accommodation or Airport Transfer
170,000 JPY
With Accommodation and Airport Transfer (R/T)
480,000 JPY
1 Lesson 50 minutes
Lessons per program 18
Class size Max 10

Course schedule

class lunch activity dinner
SAT/SUN Arrival
MON 9:00 - 11:50 In Marunouchi Hato-Bus Tour - Panoramic Drive Welcome Dinner
TUE 9:00 - 11:50 (Optional) Japanese Cultural Experience
WED 9:00 - 11:50 In Ginza Traditional Theatrical Arts - Kabuki Sushi in Tsukiji
THU 9:00 - 11:50 (Optional) Tea Ceremony
FRI 9:00 - 11:50 In Yanaka Japanese Garden and Shitamachi Tour Izakaya
SAT/SUN 2-Day Trip in Kyoto (Optional)
MON 9:00 - 11:50 (Optional) Kanji and Calligraphy - Hanko (Japanese seal)
TUE 9:00 - 11:50 In Asakusa Aasakusa and Sky Tree Shabushabu
WED 9:00 - 11:50 (Optional) Sushi making / Yukata
THU 9:00 - 11:50 In Harajuku Meiji shrine / Nezu Museum Teppan-yaki
FRI 1-Day Trip in Nikko Farewell Dinner
SAT/SUN Departure