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Gourmet Tea Tasting Experience

Gourmet Tea Tasting Experience

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I started our gourmet tea tasting experiences in 2004 as a way to educate guests that there is more to this beautiful beverage than the regular tea most people consume at home. I come from a family that has been into tea for four generations and is into specialty and gourmet Nilgiri Teas. The tea tasting at Tranquilitea is a journey through the myriad colours, flavours and complexities of gourmet…
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What we’ll do

Our gourmet tea tasting experience starts at our tea estate where you get to learn a little more about the tea plantation and how tea is harvested. Our guests can also get a feel of what its like to pluck tea. We follow this by looking into our range of specialty Nilgiri tea to get a better understanding of how each tea is made followed by a tasting of six of our specialty teas. Guests are then…

What else you should know

The tea tasting experience takes anywhere between one to one and a half hours, so please keep enough time to complete the experience. We do not allow kids below the age of 6 for the experience.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Guests who participate in our gourmet tea tasting experience get to try six different specialty teas from the region.

Where you'll be

The tea tasting experience happens in our tea room set within our tea estate in Coonoor. Our estate is located on the slopes of Tenerife Hill, the highest peak in Coonoor and offers spectacular views of the rolling Nilgiri Hills.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 7 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

The tea tasting experience takes anywhere between one to one and a half hours, so please keep enough time to complete the experience. We do not allow kids below the age of 6 for the experience.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

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Gourmet Tea Tasting Experience
New experience
£15/person
New experience
£15/person