Seven Kinds of Japanese Tea Tasting Experience
Ignite a passion for Japanese tea at this unique session near Tokyo Tower! Green tea may now be popular all over the world, but it is still not widely known that there are many different teas of Japanese origin, all unique in appearance, odor, and flavor. In this program, try seven of Japan's finest teas, including "Gyokuro", the ultra-elegant, shade-grown leaf, and learn all about the history and culture of Japanese tea from an accredited tea expert.
◆ Taste seven of Japan's most distinctive teas, including the highest grade tea, Gyokuro
◆ Enjoy traditional wagashi sweets that complement your teas
◆ Learn all about the history and culture of Japanese tea
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
In this program, you will not only get to try some of the very best Japanese teas there is but also learn about their differences, histories, and cultural significance from our trained tea instructors. As part of the course, they will prepare for you seven of our most popular varieties – including the “Gyokuro” tea, known for its elegant flavor. In addition, traditional sweets known as Wagashi, which complement the different teas, will also be served.
As with all our in-house cultural sessions, this program will take place in our state-of-the-art Grand TJT cultural experiences room.
Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax
Grand TJT (Tokyo)
English explanation by a Japanese tea guide
Tea leaves and sweets for Japanese tea tasting
・Presentation of a souvenir pack of 7 kinds of tea to enjoy after returning home.
(Drip tea, so you can drink many cups from one pack without using a teapot.)
・Transportation to the venue
・Food and beverages other than tea and snacks provided by the program
◆ This is a shared program. Multiple groups may take this program at once.
◆ Please follow the instructions of the guide during the program. We will not be responsible for any accidents that may occur due to disobedience of the guide's instructions.
◆ The program will be operated in accordance with the guidelines stipulated by the Japan Tourism Agency. As a measure against COVID-19, you will be asked to disinfect your hands and wear a mask, and we will take your temperature before starting the experience.
◆ The program duration stated is only an approximate. Please note that the duration of the experience may vary depending on situation and number of guests.
◆ For the cultural experience programs, you are required to meet our guide at a designated meeting place. If you are late, please contact us at 03-6432-0195 during business hours (from 8:00 to 17:00 on weekdays,from 8:00 to 10:00 on Saturdays ). We may also provide you with an additional telephone number to contact in advance of the program.
Please note: The main entrance to our facility is locked on Saturday afternoons, Sundays, and national holidays. If you attend an experience on one of these days, please wait in front of the lobby and a staff member will come to meet you.
◆ If you require special assistance during the program due to any of the following: religious reasons, physical conditions, illness, allergies, or age of children, please be sure to indicate this in the remarks section of the reservation form at time of application. Please note that we cannot guarantee any arrangements or changes to the program without prior inquiry.
◆The minimum number of participants for our cultural experience programs is 2, with the exception of the kimono experience, which can be attended as a single participant (1+ participants).
◆ This program is typically held in English. However, languages other than English can also be supported. Please inquire at firstname.lastname@example.org for details. If the program is available in your language, an additional fee of 1,000 yen (tax not included) per person will be added to the listed fee.
◆ Our business hours are from 8:00 to 17:00 on weekdays,from 8:00 to 10:00 on Saturdays . Please note that inquiries received outside of business hours will be handled on the next business day. The application deadline for this program is 10:00a.m. (Japan Standard Time) five business days prior to the tour date. If you wish to apply after the deadline, please contact us at email@example.com
◆Please note that we cannot guarantee arrangements for programs purchased after the application deadline without prior inquiry.