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Marukyu Koyamaen Maccha Factory Tour

172-4 Nakagawahara, Uji 611-0041, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 774-20-0909
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Fun. Informative. Professional.

Marukyu Koyamaen offers an excellent tour of matcha production in both English and Chinese. The... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
phobos4
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London, United Kingdom
Educational, fun, and must go Matcha Factory Tour for everyone

I was with two foreigners as well and we arrived at the shop in Uji and not in the factory but they... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Mica C
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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172-4 Nakagawahara, Uji 611-0041, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

Marukyu Koyamaen offers an excellent tour of matcha production in both English and Chinese. The tour is well organized, detailed, informative and professional. You will come away with an understanding of what makes Uji Matcha so special (and of course you can taste it too)....More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

I was with two foreigners as well and we arrived at the shop in Uji and not in the factory but they dive us to the factory without any complain, free of charge. We were not alone in the tour, we were with some Japanese...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We were the only people on our tour, which was English speaking. They gave us a nice introduction to the company and its awards, green tea, the traditional tea ceremony in their in-house tea room, and matcha preparation. The kids enjoyed preparing their own matcha...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2015

This free 90 minute tour is in the Uji area of Kyoto when tea growing is famous. The factory is about 1.3 mile walk from the closest train station (Kintetsu train- Mukajima station), but the area around the factory is devoid of any charm so...More

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