Experience a tea ceremony at Kanazawa Kenrokuen Garden, one of the three major gardens in Japan.

Kenrokuen Tea Ceremony Experience!

Engage in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in the serene setting of Kenrokuen Garden, one of Japan’s most beautiful landscape gardens. This 70-minute experience provides a deep dive into the art of tea making, accompanied by the tasting of delicate wagashi (Japanese sweets).

Basic Information

Location
  • Meeting point: In front of the fountain in Kenrokuen Garden, Kanazawa

Access to the “Kenrokuen Garden” meeting place:From Kanazawa Station, take the Kanazawa Loop Bus from the East Exit bus terminal. Get off at the Kenrokuen Shuttle Bus Stop. The garden is just a short walk from the bus stop. The bus ride takes about 15 minutes.

Duration
  • 70 minutes
Tour Details Start by meeting your instructor at the designated spot within Kenrokuen, a historic site traditionally used for hosting esteemed guests. If you prefer not to sit on traditional tatami mats, a standing-style ceremony option is available.
The ceremony begins with a demonstration by the tea master, who will explain and show the proper use of various tea utensils. Participants will then have the opportunity to prepare their own tea under the guidance of the master.
Enjoy the freshly brewed tea accompanied by wagashi sweets from a renowned local confectioner.
Conclude the experience with a photo session to capture memories of the traditional tea ceremony.
Tour Type Paid Tours

  • Cultural experience with a focus on Japanese tea traditions
  • Instructor-led session in English
  • Small group setting limited to 10 participants
Eligibility
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