The stag party is fast becoming a highly popular trend for soon to be grooms world-wide. What originated as a bachelor party night has transformed into a vacation or holiday for many wedding parties. If you’re looking to do something very unique for your stag do, consider traveling to an exotic locale in place of the more common norms. Taking your festivities to Japan will make an exciting trip that will never be forgotten by you or your guests. There are many fantastic ideas to creating an event to remember while in Japan, all you need is a little research before you book your tickets!
You can find many companies online that offer stag party planning for your group in other countries. Searching for a Japanese destination however, may be a little more difficult than you had bargained for. With Japanese culture being so different than western culture, the stag party hasn’t yet been made into a boxed event. However this can work in your favor! It will require a little more digging, but the advantage of doing it this way ensures that your guests have a one of a kind experience that is completely original!
Tokyo is a great place to either start your holiday, or as the city to base it in. One of Japans largest and oldest cities, you’ll find everything you need to make this stag do unforgettable. Consider having a karaoke party one evening. Karaoke is a huge smash in Japan, and there are many venues that host parties. You have two options when looking for a place to hold your karaoke night bash in Tokyo. The first is a large bar where everyone is free to participate. If you only have a few guests this might be a good option. You won’t need to rent the room, so you’ll be able to save some money here. The downside to this is that you’ll also be sharing the karaoke stand with other tourists and locals. This could be part of the charm for your group though!
Your other option with a karaoke night is to visit what is called a “karaoke box”. These are bars that have many smaller rooms, and are available to rent. Individual parties have the option to rent one of these small karaoke rooms, and sing and party to your heart’s content! There will be other parties renting the other rooms, so there is still the ability to mingle with the local crowd while still keeping your guests entertained and active. Since it will only be your party in your room, there is no waiting for others to finish before your group can begin their fun!
Another must do while in Tokyo is seeing a Sumo match. This centuries old tradition in Japan will make a highly memorable night for your stag do, and allows you and your guests to witness something unique to Japanese culture. If you want your trip to focus on Japanese traditions, then you don’t want to miss this! Remember that in Japan, Sumo is highly respected as are the wrestlers. They are treated like royalty, and you should treat this event as the same! It wouldn’t be a bad idea to learn basic politeness and customs when planning your trip, and be sure to share these customs with your guests.
In the mornings and early afternoons you’ll definitely want to treat your stag party guests to the exotic marketplaces you’ll find throughout the city. Don’t forget all the fine dining to be had while in Tokyo as well! Japanese chefs are famed throughout the world for their inspired and delicious creations, and no stag do would be complete without it!
Whatever events you decide to choose, a stag do in Japan is sure to be a hit! Plan a party that will be remembered as the greatest holiday ever and visit exotic Japan for your festivities!