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Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Qualified [SENSEI]

Kyoto, Japan

From $40.41

Price varies by group size

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Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 1 hour (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English
  • Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Learn all about the ancient Japanese tradition of the tea ceremony during this small-group experience at a tea master’s home. With an intimate group of no more than four, you’ll participate in an authentic tea ceremony in a traditional Japanese room adorned with hanging scrolls and flower arrangements. Learn how to prepare and appreciate matcha green tea at home, too.
  • Sit on chairs rather than tatami mats, for your comfort
  • Tea and Japanese sweets are included
  • Learn from a licensed tea ceremony teacher
  • A must-do for travelers interested in culture and history

Sample Menu

Main

2 cups of Matcha and Japanese traditional sweets

What's Included

  • Tea ceremony and tea making
  • 2kinds of lovely shaped dried sweets
  • Using Tea Making Tools
  • Original booklet about tea ceremony

    Meeting And Pickup

    Meeting point

    • さくら日本文化体験 二条城教室 / SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home
      Japan, 〒604-0015 Kyoto, Nakagyo Ward, Izumichō, 夷川通西洞院東入泉町660番地

      We are in Muromachimachi Street, between Nijo and Oike Streets. Please put shop name “SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture” on your map app .

    End point

    This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    What To Expect

    Additional Info

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers

    Cancellation Policy

    You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

    • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
    • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
    • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
    • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

    Q:What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Qualified [SENSEI]?

    A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival

    Q:What is the policy on sanitization during Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Qualified [SENSEI]?

    A:The policies on sanitization are:
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use

    Q:What is the social distancing policy during Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Qualified [SENSEI]?

    A:The policies on social distancing are:
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

    Q:What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Qualified [SENSEI]?

    A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff

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