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Making a Bamboo Tea Whisk (Chasen) & Japanese Garden

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What to Expect
Tea whisks which are made of a single piece of bamboo are essential to create frothy matcha tea in Sado. Amazingly all processes are finely crafted by hand with professional skills. Tango Tanimura is a head of the 20th generation of the Tanimura family who produced tea whisks for over 500 years in Takayama, Nara prefecture.

10:30 Meet at Hyakurakusou main building

90 min : Tea Whisks Experience
- Explanation of tea whisks
- Watching demonstration
- Trying the last step of making a tea whisk by yourself
- Question time

30 min : Free garden walk without a guide

12:30 The program ends at Hyakurakusou
*Please note that time and tour schedule may vary without prior notice depending on local conditions.
*If you want to book lunch after the program at Hyakurakusou, please refer to the "Attention".
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hyakurakusou
Departure Time
10:30am
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Tea whisk making experience
  • Materials costs
  • Free garden walk
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses
  • Kimono rental fee
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum 2 participants
  • Maximum 20 participants
  • Children 11 years old and over
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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By: Nara Visitors Bureau
Muhammad Hilmi M
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Strolling along the park
Spend 1/2 day here. once you reached the station, exit and take the 1 day pass that cost your Y500. Alternatively
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ujwalaevani
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Up Close & Personal With The Deer
It was an amazing experience for my family. People of all ages will love interacting with the deer at Nara Park.
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