Green tea fans will love this tour to the town of Uji in Kyoto — the home of matcha. A trip to Uji will give you many chances to experience and taste matcha and other types of green tea in a variety of beverages and foods.
The green tea and matcha (powdered green tea) produced in Uji are famous for their quality not only in Japan, but also all over the world.
While visiting Uji you will also get to see the gorgeous and famous Byodoin temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
During the tour you will sit down for a fantastic lunch, and have a chance to experience making and drinking tea. If you find teas that you like, you will have time to choose, purchase and take home some delicious memories of your tour.
Lunch In Restaurant
Matcha Making, Wagashi Sweets and Matcha Ice Cream all featured
Walking tour (moderate level)
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