Learn the traditional tea ceremony and get in touch with the art form’s deep spiritual side. Our teas are named after their respective production areas, so you will be able to see where the teas are from and compare their characters. It is our belief that good tea is grown in fertile land. We make every effort to grow some of our teas organically without using pesticide. We take pride in our teas and tea utensils.
1. Welcome to MIDORI-EN! There will be a briefing on the basic background and manners of tea ceremony, the history of MIDORI-EN and the decoration of the tea room.
2. Demonstration: Listen to the lecture on the origin and the philosophy of the tea ceremony and watch the instructor prepare Usucha (weak tea). Japanese sweets will be served.
3. Tea ceremony experience: Now it's your turn to make tea. Please try to sit in the correct manner on the Japanese tatami mat, if possible.
4. Photo time: Try easy-to-wear kimono and take photos.
Duration: 60 mins
Activity timing: 3.30 pm
Opening days: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Sunday
Tea Ceremony Experience in Itami
Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.
MIDORI-EN Main Shop
〒664-0858 1-8-3, Nishidai, Itami-shi, Hyogo