Exploring Japanese Tea Ceremony Traditions

Visit a private teahouse in Bunkyo Ward for an exclusive insight into Japanese chanoyu tea ceremony traditions.

Enjoy matcha green tea with seasonal sweets while learning about hospitality and aesthetics from a tea ceremony master in the tranquil surroundings of a traditional teahouse.

Instructor: Sawa Okano
Sawa Okano is a certified instructor with the Omotesenke tea ceremony school and has been teaching since 2011. She hosts chanoyu events in English for foreign diplomats, students and corporate executives. She formerly studied tea ceremony at the Urasenke school in Tokyo and New York.


  • Nov 6
  • 10am–12pm
  • Meeting point: Hon-Komagome Station, Main Exit
  • ¥6,000
  • Cancellation deadline: Oct 28
  • Prices exclude consumption tax.
  • Classes until the end of September 2019 will be subjected to 8% consumption tax.
  • Classes from October 2019 onward will be subjected to 10% consumption tax.