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Japanese Tea Tasting Workshop

Learn how to brew delicious Japanese tea while enjoying Sendai’s renowned “Date-cha” tea.

Operation Period

Please check the homepage for details.

Time Required

Approximately 60 minutes

Number of Participants



2,650 JPY– (tax included)

13:40~14:00 Check-in and reception at Mitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F Tatami Room
14:00~14:05 Instructor’s greeting and self-introduction
14:05~14:50 Learning about Datecha & Tea tasting (3 types of tea; Datecha (Sencha), Matcha Genmaicha and Hojicha)
14:50~15:00 Commemorative group photo opportunity and fill out feedback forms
15:00 Farewell and finish

Why not learn how to brew delicious Japanese tea with Hironobu Sugawara, the owner of “Sugawaraen”? In the workshop, you will enjoy Sendai’s renowned “Date-cha” tea. The tea is made from tea leaves grown in the Kahoku district of Ishinomaki, Miyagi. And the history of tea cultivation dates back to the time of Sendai’s feudal lord, Date Masamune. Let's experience Sendai's tea culture while enjoying the taste of “hokugen” tea grown at the most “northern limit” in Japan!

Experience Program NameJapanese Tea Tasting Workshop
Activity LocationMitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F Tatami Room
Operator NameSENDAI Tourist Information Desk
Telephone Number080-2815-8321
Time RequiredApproximately 60 minutes
Operation PeriodPlease check the homepage for details.
Start TimeStart from appointment time. The staff will guide you.
Minimum number of participants2people
Maximum number of participants6people
Reservation Deadline1 days before by 12:00
About suspension of the activity*Note that if the minimum number of participants is not reached the event will be cancelled and money refunded
*The event may be cancelled due to changes in regulations regarding the spread of COVID-19. In the case of cancellation, the participation fee will be refunded in full.
Japanese Tea Tasting Workshop2,650 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the price3 types of Japanese tea tasting
A small sweet accompanying tea “Ochagashi”
Volunteer English interpreter
Method of PaymentPay in advance by credit card.
Cancellation PolicyAfter applying, cancellation will be 100% of the participation fee.
Meeting SpotMitakisan Fudoin Temple 2F, 2-5-7, Chuo, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0021
Meeting Time13:40~14:00
Access3-minute walk from Hirosedori Subway Station.
8-minute walk from JR Sendai Station.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursExplanation by staff.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English