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tea ceremony

Tea ceremony in Machiya

tea ceremony

Tea ceremony in Machiya

Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Chinese (Simplified)
tea ceremony

Tea ceremony in Machiya

tea ceremony

Tea ceremony in Machiya

Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Chinese (Simplified)

What you'll do

Have you ever seen Japanese tea master making Matcha for guests wearing kimono? That’s the formal tea ceremony in Japan, and we would like you to experience the tea ceremony as authentic as possible. What we will provide you through the experience is as below; 1. See the demonstration of making Matcha by the tea master 2. Make your own Matcha taught by the tea master 3. Eat Japanese sweets and drink your own Matcha You will feel calm and relaxed in this historical private house by having Matcha. Don’t hesitate to come join the tea ceremony and spend a peaceful moment with us! Beginners are more than welcomed! It would be great to teach you the tea ceremony from the very beginning. If you would like to wear a kimono and experience it, please make a reservation for a kimono experience from this page. ----- Experience Kimono in Kyoto!! ------ https://www.airbnb.jp/experiences/232900

Your host

Learn more about Mai

Mai

Hi, I’m Mai. I’ve worked as a kimono-dresser for 6 years. I would like you to try kimono that is the traditional garments of Japan, filled with master craftsmanship. Moreover, I’d like you to experience a tea ceremony with wearing that kimono. Chizuko is my assistance for organizing both kimono and tea ceremony. We will be very glad to make your experience unforgettable. We look forward to welcoming you anytime.

What's included

Food
Wagashi sweets
Drinks
Matcha
Equipment
Tea utensils

Where you'll be

TOMI-SALON has a history of almost 100 years and was renovated last year. Many traditional elements still remain in it so that you will be astonished by the aesthetic refinement collaborated with modern design. You can enjoy not only the house itself but also 2 sophisticated Japanese gardens. Those gardens have a very important role for tea ceremony.

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 6 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

More tips

Please arrive on time. We cannot allow latecomers to join a session once it has started.

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.

Mai
Tea ceremony in Machiya
New experience
£29/person
New experience
£29/person