November is traditionally considered the New Years of Japanese Tea World. Participate as a guest of this auspicious celebration at an exclusive “beginner’s tea gathering”.
Enjoy the atmosphere of a traditional tea house, surrounded by a tranquil garden. Experienced tea practitioners will guide you through basic procedures and explain tearoom etiquette in English.

Beginner’s Course

  • Waiting room          Welcome drink (Loose leaf tea). Screening of Matcha production video.
  • Japanese garden   Purifying passage to the tea encounter
  • The tea room           Partaking of Matcha and Japanese sweets
  • Workshop                  Learning how to whisk Matcha tea.

Reservation required.
Limited capacity to 6 guests per session


Saturday, November 11th, 2019

The1st session: 10:00 to 12:00 
The 2nd session: 13:30 to 15:30
*Please arrive 10 minutes earlier.

Both sessions have been fully booked. Thank you for your participation. (Nov. 5th, 2019)
Next Seasonal Tea Gathering coming soon in Spring 2020.

Venue: Chionsha

West side of Koromonotana, North of Sanjo, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
A five-minute walk from subway station Karasuma Oike (K08, T13)


4,000 yen per person
* Special gift for those who wear Kimono

Reservations (Emails):