Tea culture in Japan has long been held in high regard amongst the Japanese people, even extending to the spiritual island of Miyajima, close to Hiroshima. “Sado” in Japanese means “the way of tea,” referring to how to serve and enjoy tea as an art form. A tea ceremony in Japan includes many elements, not only matcha green tea made from high-quality ingredients, but the serving utensils and tea vessels also contribute to the atmosphere and ritual of any tea ceremony. The room’s ambiance is another part of the ceremony, where you can enjoy tea with peace of mind, appreciating the refinement of tea in a beautiful surrounding. This Traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony in Miyajima is a cultural experience that offers the opportunity to understand more about Japanese tea and the historic tea ceremony from a deeper perspective.
Enjoy a Traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony in Miyajima, the beautiful "shrine island" known as Itsukushima. Just a quick ferry trip away from Hiroshima, you can easily enjoy the wonders of a Japanese tea ceremony in Miyajima on a day trip. This tea ceremony experience also includes a kimono-wearing session. Immerse yourself in Japanese traditional culture during this tea ceremony in Miyajima, where you’ll enjoy the performance of tea ceremony and the unmatched Japanese hospitality, known as “omotenashi.”
A 30-minute traditional Japanese tea ceremony class with a kimono wearing session
An English-speaking tea ceremony instructor
Wear a kimono of your choice
Photo shooting while lesson and will be sent to you later via e-mail
Tea ceremony utensils, equipment, and ingredients
Meeting Point and Meeting Time
The meeting point is at the experience location on Miyajima Island (Itsukushima). Details will be shared after booking.
Please be reminded to come to the experience on time