Pick green tea & brew it by ancient methods, Hida-Kanayama!

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In this traditional activity in the rural village of Hida-Kanayama in Gifu prefecture you will pick the well-known local green tea "Ikusato" and will brew it using traditional methods in a preserved historical residence. Sweets are included too!

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  • Visit the historical residence of Nagao family
  • Pick the high-class green tea "Ikusato" directly from the tea plantation
  • See ancient brewing techniques using pots and a furnace with firewood
  • Make green tea sweets
  • Enjoy your tea with sweets served in the tatami room

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In front of Drive-in Hizan restaurant (about 15 minutes walk west of JR Hida-Kanayama Station)


Important Information

Please book this activity several days in advance.


What you need to bring

A small towel (to wipe off sweat or dry your hands)


Meet your host :
Voyagin Japan Regional Tours
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  • 日本語 (Fluent)
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