Also known as the Way of Tea, is an elegant art and form of hospitality based on Zen ideals. Open to beginners, take a moment to relax and enjoy a cup of green matcha tea while sightseeing. You can learn the basics of this tradition, and try whisking your own perfect bowl of tea. From the old-fashioned streets of Kyoto to skyscrapers in Tokyo, book a ceremony at the tea room closest to you.
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  1. Join real Geisha and Maiko in Kyoto as you sip green tea and watch an elegant performance. Taking place in a traditional Kyoto tea house, this is a special chance to meet and talk with the maiko.
    English Available

    From USD35.34

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (afternoon)
  2. Take a taste of true Japanese hospitality with an English-language tea ceremony conducted by a friendly tea master. Located just minutes from Kiyomizu Temple, a perfect addition to any trip.
    English Available

    USD18.08

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. Enter the enchanting world of old Kyoto at the Nishijin Tondaya estate, where you can tour the machiya before taking part in a tea ceremony, dressing in kimono or enjoying a Kyoto lunch.
    English Available

    From USD19.53

    Daily
    0.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Enjoy a unique experience with a Maiko and learn to make the Yatsuhashi confectionery. Watch performances and let the Maiko make you a nice bowl of matcha green tea to accompany your treat.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD20.79

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Conveniently located a minute away from the Kinkakuji temple, enjoy a special tea ceremony at Koto. Ceremonies in English are also available for a memorable time in Japan.
    English Available

    From USD24.41

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (afternoon)
  6. Experience the serenity of the Japanese tea ceremony, learn all about the symbolism and history of this sacred event and prepare your very own authentic cup of Japanese tea!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD132.77

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Visit a traditional Japanese machiya, a wooden townhouse, and enjoy an authentic tea ceremony in a quiet and serene atmosphere. Learn Japanese culture in a friendly and relaxed way.

    USD35.15

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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