Create your own fragrance

Essential oils blending workshopto inspire memories of your trip

Experience the art of expressing the memories of your journey with an original aroma from the wood-scented town of Inami. In this workshop, you can create your own fragrance using natural essential oils extracted from plants.
You can take home your original essential oils and aroma crafts in hand-carved wooden containers.
There are three types of experiences available: “Awakening,” “Sleeping” and “Bathing.”
Please select one course for the whole party (limited to a single type per group).

Your guide

Miyako Nakadai

Aroma blend designer

Born in Kyoto. After studying in Australia, she worked in the travel industry for many years, based in Tokyo and South America. A keen traveler, both in public and private life. She started to learn about fragrances and aromatherapy when she realized that the memories of the destinations she visited were closely linked to their scents. An AEAJ certified aroma blend designer.



Meet at CANO laboratory.
Brief lecture on essential oils and blending.


Fill out the counseling sheet for creating your fragrance recipe.


Fragrance sampling. Choose three essential oils aligned with a certain theme.


Make one of the aroma mist / aroma balm / aroma bath salt items based on that theme.


Tea break in the lounge area. Staff will process your essential oil blends on the spot according to your recipe. (Please wait 20-30 minutes while designing your own original label and enjoying your tea.)

You can take home the original bended essential oil (3ml) and the item (aroma mist, balm or bath salt) in a carved wooden case.

General Information

  • Time & Days: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (2 hrs) on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday
  • Charge: 10,000 Yen / person
  • Capacity: 4 people (Minimum 2 people)
  • Minimum age: 12 years old or older
  • Place: CANO laboratory of travel and fragrance

Fragrance blending workshops 3 themes

Awaking: Original blend of essential oils and aroma mist (with an original carved wooden case).
Sleeping: Original blend of essential oils and aroma balm (with an original carved wooden case).
Bathing: Original blend of essential oils and aroma bath salt (with an original carved wooden case).

For more details


  • Reservation is required no later than 5 days in advance.
  • Due to the workshop being limited to one group per day, reservations may not be accepted if the requested day is fully booked.
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