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Tea ceremony, calligraphy and shrine experience

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    In this experience you can take part in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony, try calligraphy and a visit a shrine to deepen your understanding of the Japanese culture and spirit in a short amount of time.
    This experience is the perfect option for busy travelers and it will only take about two hours.

    First, I will show you video of what you will experience.
    Then, you will learn about calligraphy. I will teach you some rules. You can practice as much as you want. You can take calligraphy back.
    Then, you will learn about tea ceremony. I will show you the whole procedure and you will enjoy Japanese sweets and matcha tea. You can whisk tea on your own if you want.
    Lastly, we will visit shrine nearby. I will teach you how to pray. There are rules about how to visit shrine formally so learning how to visit temples and shrine is important . The nearby shrine is small but has history of 550 years.

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    • J CULTURE HOUSE, 4-18-4 Yayoicho, Nakano 164-0013 Tokyo Prefecture
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    4-chōme-18-4 Yayoichō, Nakano City, Tōkyō-to 164-0013, Japan
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Green tea matcha
    • Japanese sweets
    • Paper brush and ink for Calligraphy
    Exclusions
    • The listed price does not include parking fee if you are coming by car
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum age is 6 years old, participation fee is half of adult till age 11. Children under 5 year old can not participate thee experience but parents can bring them.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Host Heido(spelling?) is amazing. Very nice, good english and when needed, a translation app made up for whatever we missed in communication. Super cute place, lots of interesting talk about culture and things to do while here. 10/10. No doubt worth visiting. Shine was less than
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    Response from JCH-HIDE, Manager at Tea ceremony, calligraphy and shrine experience
    Responded 20 Sep 2019
    Thank you very much for participating.Hope you enjoyed it. And Thank you for your review. We will make more efforts in providing better service. Thank you again.
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    Key Details
    • J CULTURE HOUSE
    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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