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Marukyu Koyama-en Makishima Factory (丸久小山園 槇島工場(見学))

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Other Factory Tour / Demonstration

This historic manufacturer of Japanese tea started as a tea cultivation and manufacturing operation in 1688. Today, it is also involved in the sale of tea and is a familiar name to tea lovers across Japan. If you make a reservation one week in advance of your visit, you can tour the matcha tea factory, sample the matcha tea, and even learn how to make matcha tea.

place

Kyoto Uji-shi Makishimacho Nakagawara 172-4 (Uji / NagaokakyoArea)

phone 0774200909
place

9:30-17:00

[Visit Hours]
10:00 start
13:30 start

Review of Marukyu Koyamaen Maccha Factory Tour

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Reviewed:2019/03/06 Must do for matcha lovers
We had an excellent tour with Seima of the matcha factory which covered the matcha production process from start to finish. The tour costs 500 yen but you get a 500 yen voucher to spend in their...
Reviewed:2018/12/30 This tea tour is very interesting even if youre not into matcha tea!!
I initially went on this tour as my husband loves drinking matcha tea, which he imports from Uji; so of course when we visited Kyoto we had to go and see how the tea here is grown and processed. I...
Reviewed:2018/12/11 A fascinating look at Japanese tea manufacture
Absolutely fascinating if youre into green tea and maccha (matcha), as I am. The amount of work that goes into preparing maccha is surprising. The result is amazing. The tour is detailed and...

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Address
Kyoto Uji-shi Makishimacho Nakagawara 172-4 [map]
Area
Uji / NagaokakyoArea
Phone
0774200909
Hours
9:30-17:00

[Visit Hours]
10:00 start
13:30 start
Closed
SaturdaySundayPublic holiday
Fees
[Visit fee] 500yen/person (* shopping ticket)
Parking Lot
Available(3spaces)
Credit Card
Available(VISA, MasterCard)
Smoking
Other (Available outside)
Wi-Fi
Not available
English Menu
Available
Wheelchair accessible
Not possible (not compatible with barrier-free)
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          Its wooden tea houses, shuffling geisha, and spiritual sights have seen Kyoto hailed as the heart of traditional Japan, a world apart from ultramodern Tokyo. Despite being the Japanese capital for over a century, Kyoto escaped destruction during World War II, leaving behind a fascinating history which can be felt at every turn, from the fully gold-plated Kinkakuji Temple down to traditional customs such as geisha performances and tea ceremonies, which are still practiced to this day.