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Serene Private Tea Ceremony at a Local Instructor's Home in Kyoto
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Kyoto Tea Ceremony

Learn how to properly enjoy matcha with wagashi.

Experience the serenity of Japanese tea ceremony. Learn all about the symbolism and history behind this Zen Buddhist-influenced cultural activity and prepare your very own authentic cup of Japanese matcha green tea.

  • Kyoto Tea Ceremony
  • Matcha green tea
  • Sado chado tea ceremony
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Save up to 9% with Group Discount

Come and experience an authentic Japanese tea ceremony (sado or chado) in the home of an expert tea master where guests are treated to an educational and enjoyable lesson in the art and symbolism of traditional Japanese tea ceremonies. Not only will your guide help you prepare your own Japanese-style tea, but you will also be given an overview of the basics of Japanese tea, Kyoto and Japan’s rich history and culture. Upon your arrival at the tea master’s house, you will be taught proper etiquette and the historical significance of Japanese tea. You will be taught how to prepare your own authentic cup of tea before you are given the opportunity to practice your new skills. Finally, you will be able to relax and enjoy your fresh-brewed cup of tea, along with delicious wagashi (traditional Japanese desserts). You will also have ample time at the end of your lesson to ask the instructor any questions you may have about tea, Japan, or even life in general.
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Adult/Child (Age 4 & over)
USD 151.87
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Adult/Child (Age 4 & over)
USD 151.87
USD 151.87
*Price per participant if booked solo (one participant).
USD 253.12
USD 253.12

Save up to 9% with Group Discount

Adult/Child (Age 4 & over) (3 persons)
USD 137.70
USD 137.70
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Participation period: 2016/07/04 - 2019/09/30
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 2.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Accredited English-speaking guide / Tea ceremony / Round-trip transfers
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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Starting time: 09:30 10:00 13:00 15:30
Starting time: 09:30 10:00 13:00 15:30
  • 09:30 Pick-up at Your Centrally-Located Kyoto City Hotel Lobby
  • Arrive at your Instructor's Residence (150 min)
  • Tea Ceremony
    Sado chado tea ceremony Enjoy a basic lesson about the history of Japanese tea ceremony followed by an introduction to this beautiful art form and its accompanying etiquette.
  • Tea Making Experience
    20120313061328_91504033_10009_9 Try to prepare powdered green tea (matcha) by yourself with your instructor’s guidance and assistance.
  • Question and Answer Time
    Enjoy chatting with the instructor in a less formal atmosphere and ask any questions you have about tea, tea ceremony or Kyoto.
  • 12:00 Drop-off at your Centrally-Located Kyoto City Hotel
Notes
Additional Note(s)
    • If customers are late for any reason they will not be able to make-up their missed time, resulting in a shorter program.
    • Based on the location of your hotel and destination, public transportation may be used.
    • The maximum number of participants per course is 9. Large groups may be divided into several groups depending on the size of the party.
    • There are no discounts for children or observers, payment is required for each participant.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 9.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 7 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 60% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 137.70
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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 2.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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Serene Private Tea Ceremony at a Local Instructor's Home in Kyoto