Tea Ceremony and Kimono Experience Kyoto Maikoya (Gion Shijo Station)
Our award-winning tea ceremonies are not only enjoyable but also a comprehensive educational experience. Our expert tea master and host, and friendly staff will demonstrate the process during the tea ceremony while explaining the significance behind it the steps and the tools. You will get to learn about tea ceremony history, Kyoto, and tea ceremony etiquette.
During the tea ceremony, you will not only observe how to make matcha green tea but you will also be guided on the process of making your own by the tea master. You will be using high-quality matcha powder that will produce a brilliant cup of green matcha.
A selection of beautiful kimonos is available for you to choose from, and our staff will make sure you look your best for your unique Japanese experience. Ladies will be treated to get their hair and makeup done to match their kimono and traditional Japanese look!
If you are traveling with children under the age of 9, please make a reservation by choosing the FAMILY PLAN. Children who are younger than 9 cannot participate in the regular tea ceremony session. Please make a reservation with "Tea Ceremony and Kimono for Kids and Family in Kyoto".
I am honored to provide a tea ceremony session for foreign visitors. I will help you to take lots of pictures as you can bring your unforgettable memories back to home. I love sharing Japanese culture with people who come from all over the world and hope you will like our workshop!
KYOTO MAIKOYA is an old machiya house registered Tangible Cultural Property by the local government. It is a historic townhouse where you can feel the real Japanese culture and enjoy the tea ceremony by gazing at two picturesque Japanese tea gardens.
The closest station
Gion shijo Station
How to get to the station?
From Kawaramachi Station: 10mins
Exact location provided after booking.
Up to 8 people can join Shiori's cooking class.
Yes, Tea Ceremony and Kimono Experience Kyoto Maikoya (Gion Shijo Station) has a vegan option.
Duration of this cooking class is 1.5 hours.
It costs 7700 per person.
Yes, Tea Ceremony and Kimono Experience Kyoto Maikoya (Gion Shijo Station) has a vegetarian option.
You will receive the confirmation within 24 hours.
We accepts these cards on airKitchen.
Cancellations up to 48 hours prior to the class begins will be fully refunded by the airKitchen cancellation policy.