Duration of experience
~ 8000 steps
Experience the enchanting world of Uji with our Uji More Than Tea. This journey invites you to explore the rich tapestry of Uji's tea culture and its historical gems.
Begin your day with a visit to the iconic Byodo-in Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its elegant Phoenix Hall. Explore the lush gardens and the tranquil surroundings that have inspired poets and artists for centuries.
Delve into the world of Uji's tea heritage taking part in an optional tea ceremony and tasting a cup of local tea.
We will share the significance of Uji's tea culture, providing insights into the timeless art of tea-making. Whether you're a tea enthusiast or a traveler seeking cultural enrichment, this tour promises an authentic and enlightening experience.
- English or Italian speaking Travel Story Teller
- Public transportation: if you do not hold JR Pass, about 500 JPY; if you hold JR Pass, no expenses.
- Entrance fee (about 600 JPY)
- Optional tea ceremony (about 1,000 JPY)