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🍵Matcha Green Tea Making Experience @ Historic Tea Shop🍵

Enjoy making and tasting matcha green tea! Experience the world of Japanese tea inside a traditional, family-run tea shop!

Operation Period

All year round.

Time Required

30 minutes.

Number of Participants



2,000 JPY– (tax included)

◾️Experience Contents
After a warm greeting from our staff, have a seat at the counter inside our simple tea shop.
Experience making freshly powdered matcha green tea.
Learn tips and receive advice on how to make delicious matcha from the staff.
Enjoy a fun experience where you can drink authentic matcha in a short time.
One of the real pleasures is stepping into the homely interior unique to family-run businesses.

・ Drink our teashop’s specially blended matcha green tea.
・ Enjoy a Japanese seasonal sweet.
・ Try whisking the tea yourself (it is harder than it looks!).
・ Finish with a lighter tasting Hojicha tea and appreciate the roasted aroma.

-About Bashoen Tea Shop-
Our shop was founded in Sendai over 330 years ago. Our Japanese tea specialty shop is loved by locals. We pride ourselves in providing high quality Japanese tea for everyday enjoyment. Our matcha green tea is always freshly ground.

We are not a shop designed for visiting tourists, but a place for locals to gather and tea lovers to explore. However, since we hope to share more about the characteristics of Japanese tea, we are offering this program for interested travelers.

Have a break, enjoy tea time! We are waiting for your visit!

Experience Program Name🍵Matcha Green Tea Making Experience @ Historic Tea Shop🍵
Activity LocationBashoen Tea Shop
Time Required30 minutes.
Operation PeriodAll year round.
Start TimeDuring business hours: 9:00-18:30 (Mon-Sat) 13:00-17:00 (national holidays)
Minimum number of participants2people
Maximum number of participants4people
Reservation Deadline1 days before by 16:00
About suspension of the activityWhen it is decided we must cancel a reservation based on any circumstance, we will contact you.
Important notes regarding participationPlease note there is no restroom available for visitors. Please use the public restroom inside the building across the street.
Matcha Green Tea Making Experience2,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, tea tasting, sweet to pair with tea.
Method of PaymentPay in cash on the day.
About cancellations and changesCancelled irregularly when staff are on business trips. Otherwise, cancelled when a dangerous situation is expected due to a natural disaster, etc.
Cancellation PolicyNo cancellation fee is charged.
Meeting Spot4-15, 2 Chome, Kokubuncho, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 980-0803
Meeting TimeDuring business hours: 9:00-18:30 (Mon-Sat) 13:00-17:00 (national holidays)
Access--By Public Transportation--
・8-min walk from Sendai Municipal Subway Tozai Line, Aobadori-Ichibancho Station.
・21-min walk from JR Sendai Station
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursExplanation by shop staff.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English/Other
Staff can speak simple English. When an English-speaking staff is not available, we can use an interpretation device. The interpretation device can support multiple languages.