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. Enjoy the taste of green matcha tea, and take a moment to relax while sightseeing! Learn the basics of tea ceremony from the friendly owner.

    From USD9.60

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  2. Visit Jikoin Temple to savor a cup of matcha green tea in the largest tea room of Japan. Discover a seasonal view of Nara through historical buildings and gardens with an English guide.
    English Available


    4.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. See Nara's most beautiful sights in one day, from ancient Horyuji Temple to the temples of Ikaruga and Nishinokyo! Stroll through Horuiji , Yakushiji and Toshodaiji. Enjoy matcha tea at Jikoin Temple.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD71.08

  4. At Saidaiji Temple experience a one-of-a-kind tea ceremony using a giant 30 cm cup, and see the rare Aizen Myo-o deity statue in a public presentation ceremony for a true 'only-in-Nara' experience!


    2 hour(s) (afternoon)
  5. Ideal for sado (tea ceremony) lovers, create your own Chasen (tea whisk) for green tea. Use local Takayama bamboo, and learn the secrets of this traditional craft.


    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Chashaku (tea scoop) is an essential tool in Japanese tea ceremonies. Ideal for sado practitioners, make your own bamboo tea spoon with the famous local bamboo.


    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Learn the basic manners and understand the elegant tradition of sado, the Japanese tea ceremony. Discover a new world of hospitality and tradition.


    Sun, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  8. Soothe your mind with an elegant and peaceful tea ceremony in historic Nara, a short walk from Todaiji Temple. Located in a Showa era building, this tea ceremony takes you back to a quieter time.


    Sun, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Enjoy a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in a relaxing atmosphere. Sip a cup of matcha tea, and learn about this elegant art of hospitality.

    From USD15.99

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)