Marukyu Koyamaen invites you to an exclusive summer tea gathering to experience the hospitality and the beauty of the Japanese Way of Tea.
Enjoy the Zen-like atmosphere of a traditional tea house, surrounded by a tranquil garden. Experienced tea practitioners will guide you in English through intricate procedures and tearoom etiquette that us essential to The Way of Tea.
- Waiting room
Enjoy a refreshing tea beverage and view an informative video about matcha and its uses in the Way of Tea.
- Japanese garden (The Roji)
Guests go through mini purification in preparation to enter the tearoom and partake of tea.
- The tea room
See firsthand all the procedures, utensils and etiquette that is involved in making and serving tea. Enjoy a bowl of Matcha and a Japanese sweet.
Learning the techniques to whisk your very own delicious bowl of tea.
Maximum 6 guests per session
Sunday, July 7th
The first session: 10 a.m. to 12 noon
The second session: 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
All sessions are fully reserved. Thank you for your interest and participation.
The next seasonal tea gathering coming up in Autumn 2019.
Please arrive 10 to 15 minutes before the session starts.
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 guests dressed in Kimono or Yukata