Indulge in the captivating world of Japanese tea culture with our exclusive ‘Private Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Tea Teacher’ experience.

Nestled within the prestigious SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home in Kyoto, this immersive activity promises an authentic encounter like no other.

Guided by our knowledgeable tea teacher, you will embark on a memorable journey that unveils the elegance and harmony of the tea ceremony.

Join us now to create cherished memories and deepen your appreciation for this timeless tradition.

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Good To Know

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  • The meeting point and end point of the tea ceremony experience is at SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home in Kyoto.
  • The location is north of Ebisugawa street, between Nishinotoin Street and Kamanza street.
  • The activity is near public transportation and is stroller and wheelchair accessible.
  • The experience is a private tour/activity, and the cancellation policy allows for a full refund if canceled at least 24 hours in advance.

Location Details

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The location details for the private home visit tea ceremony with a tea teacher can be found at さくら日本文化体験 二条城教室 / SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home, located in Kyoto, Japan.

The meeting point is situated in Nakagyo Ward, specifically at 660 Izumicho. To reach the venue, one can easily navigate through the North of Ebisugawa street, between Nishinotoin Street and Kamanza street.

The location is also north of the Lions Manshon Kyoto Gosho Minami Rezidence apartment. Upon arrival, visitors will notice a seasonal noren curtain at the front door, with bike parking available.

As for transportation, the meeting point is conveniently near public transportation options. It is wheelchair accessible, ensuring that all participants can comfortably attend the tea ceremony.

What to Expect

(Private)Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony With Tea Teacher - What to Expect

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Participants can expect a confirmation of their booking and a memorable tea ceremony experience during the private home visit tea ceremony with a tea teacher. This unique experience offers several benefits of a private tea ceremony.

Firstly, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the rich traditions of Japanese tea culture in a more intimate setting. They will receive personalized attention and guidance from the tea teacher, allowing for a deeper understanding of the tea ceremony etiquette and rituals.

Plus, the private nature of the ceremony creates a peaceful and serene atmosphere, enhancing the overall experience. Participants can expect to learn about the history and significance of tea in Japanese culture, as well as the proper techniques for preparing and enjoying tea.

This private tea ceremony promises to be a truly unforgettable experience for tea enthusiasts and those seeking to explore Japanese traditions.

Accessibility Information

The tea ceremony location is wheelchair accessible and offers stroller accessibility as well. This ensures that individuals with mobility challenges can fully participate in the experience. The venue has taken into consideration the needs of visitors by providing ramps and wide doorways to accommodate wheelchairs.

Strollers can also easily navigate through the space, making it convenient for families with young children. The tea ceremony organizers prioritize inclusivity and strive to create an environment that is accessible to all.

Whether you are using a wheelchair or pushing a stroller, you can enjoy the serene atmosphere and learn about the traditional tea ceremony without any limitations. This commitment to accessibility ensures that everyone can have a memorable and enjoyable experience.

Additional Information

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One important detail to note is that this tea ceremony experience is operated by SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home.

When participating in this tea ceremony, it is essential to be familiar with tea ceremony etiquette. This includes observing proper manners, such as bowing before and after drinking tea, using both hands to receive the tea bowl, and not blowing on the tea to cool it down.

Plus, you will have the opportunity to taste a variety of traditional Japanese teas. Some popular tea varieties commonly served in tea ceremonies include matcha, sencha, and hojicha. Each tea has its own unique flavor profile and preparation method, adding to the richness of the tea ceremony experience.

Cancellation Policy

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With regards to the tea ceremony experience, it is important to familiarize yourself with the cancellation policy. Understanding the refund policy and cancellation process will ensure a smooth and hassle-free experience. Here are the key points to keep in mind:

  1. Full refund if canceled up to 24 hours in advance of the experience: If you need to cancel your tea ceremony booking, you are eligible for a full refund as long as you do so at least 24 hours before the scheduled start time.

  2. No refund for cancellations less than 24 hours before the experience: Unfortunately, if you cancel your booking less than 24 hours before the tea ceremony, you will not be eligible for a refund.

  3. No changes accepted less than 24 hours before the experience: It is important to note that any changes to your booking, such as rescheduling or modifying the number of participants, cannot be accommodated within 24 hours of the tea ceremony start time.

Review Summary

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The tea ceremony experience has garnered an outstanding overall rating of 5.0 stars based on 18 reviews, with guests highly recommending this private local home visit tea ceremony with a tea teacher.

Accessibility information for this experience includes being near public transportation, stroller accessibility, and wheelchair accessibility for transportation and the tea ceremony location.

The featured review by lucadiz in August 2023 highlights the tea ceremony as a pure art and a great memory, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to learn and experience Japanese culture.

With 18 five-star reviews on both Viator and Tripadvisor, it is clear that participants have found this tea ceremony to be an exceptional and enriching experience.

From the accessibility options to the memorable moments created, this private local home visit tea ceremony with a tea teacher has left a lasting impression on guests.

Featured Review

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The featured review by lucadiz in August 2023 highlights the exceptional tea ceremony experience as a pure art and a great memory, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to learn and experience Japanese culture.

This review emphasizes the significance of the tea ceremony experience as a cultural exchange, providing valuable insights into Japanese traditions. The reviewer highly recommends this experience, praising the tea ceremony for its artistic nature and the lasting impression it left.

The tea ceremony is described as a beautiful and immersive art form that evokes a sense of serenity and appreciation for the finer details. The reviewer expresses gratitude for the chance to participate in this cultural exchange, recognizing it as a unique opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of Japanese customs and traditions.

Directions

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To ensure a smooth and hassle-free experience, participants of the Private Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony can easily navigate to the meeting point at SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home in Kyoto, Japan. Located at さくら日本文化体験 二条城教室 / SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home, the venue is situated between Nishinotoin Street and Kamanza Street, north of Ebisugawa Street. You can easily spot the place by looking for the seasonal noren curtain at the front door, and bike parking is available.

The activity ends back at the meeting point, ensuring convenience for all participants. During the tea ceremony, you will learn about tea ceremony etiquette and have the opportunity to observe and use traditional tea ceremony tools. This immersive experience provides a unique insight into Japanese culture and is highly recommended for those seeking an authentic tea ceremony experience.

Common Questions

How Many People Can Participate in the Private Local Home Visit Tea Ceremony?

The private local home visit tea ceremony allows a limited number of participants to experience the traditional tea ceremony etiquette. For specific details on the number of participants allowed, it is recommended to contact SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home, the operator of the activity.

Is Transportation to the Meeting Point Included in the Booking?

Transportation arrangements to the meeting point are not included in the booking. The meeting point is located at さくら日本文化体験 二条城教室 / SAKURA Experience Japanese Culture Nijo Home, with specific details provided.

Are Children Allowed to Participate in the Tea Ceremony?

Children are allowed to participate in the tea ceremony. The tea ceremony etiquette will be explained and adapted to their age. It is a unique opportunity for them to experience and learn about Japanese culture.

Can I Bring My Own Wheelchair for the Activity?

Yes, you can bring your own wheelchair for the activity. The tea ceremony location is wheelchair accessible and offers alternative seating options. We prioritize the comfort and convenience of all participants.

What Is the Duration of the Tea Ceremony Experience?

The duration of the tea ceremony experience varies depending on the specific rituals performed and the cultural significance attached to them. However, on average, a traditional tea ceremony can last anywhere from 30 minutes to 1 hour.

The Sum Up

In the enchanting world of Japanese tea culture, learn about an authentic and intimate experience with a private local home visit tea ceremony.

Guided by a knowledgeable tea teacher, this personalized journey will leave you with a deep appreciation for the elegance and harmony of the tea ceremony.

Book now and embark on an unforgettable adventure into Japanese culture.