Have a look at the Japanese traditional Tea serving close and taste authentic Matcha in the historical tea room "Taiseian".

The tea master prepares and makes a tea in front of you.
Please enjoy the taste of Japanese authentic matcha tea and wabisabi time in the historical tea room built at the end of Edo period.
※An Instruction how to have matcha tea and sweets in proper Japanese way is NOT included in this experience.
※You cannot make your own tea yourself.
※The contents of the experience cannot be changed.

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Details of the experience

◆◇Meeting place◇◆
・Nara Ikaruga Tourism Waikaru (free parking available)

・From 10:00 to 16:30
Start times are every 30 minutes.

8,300 yen per person (tax included)
・Price includes tea and sweets.

◆◇Number of receptionists◆◇
1 to 8 people (maximum 18 people)
*In the case of 9 to 18 people, the tea room will be different from the plan.

Meet at Nara Ikaruga Tourism Waikaru
(Please come 10 minutes before the start time)

Confirmation of reservation, filling out the application form

Move to the tea room

Experience start!

*About Taiseian(待清庵)
At the end of the Edo period about 200 years ago, Taiseian was built in Horyuji Temple Zenjuin by Horyuji Temple Monk Kakuken. According to Horyuji's records, Kakuken, who was familiar with the tea ceremony, wrote letters to fellow monks and invited everyone to enjoy tea.

※Guide (entrance only) costs 800 yen

Experience data

Time required
About 30 minutes
1 to 8 people ※For 9 to 16 people, it will be held in a large tea room (separate room).
8300 yen (Tax included)
About reservation
Need a reservation 3 days before the experience
Parking Lot
Parking available

Experience location


2-1-6 Horyuji, Ikaruga-cho, Ikoma-gun, Nara

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Regular holiday / Wednesday