[Nara, Ikaruga] Enjoy Japanese tradition. Experience tea ceremony in a 200-year-old teahouse with a deep history and taste!

There is also a Japanese garden attached to the tea room, where you can enjoy tea while watching the views of various expressions in each season. Please enjoy Japanese tradition through tea.

※ About waiting

At the end of the Edo period about 200 years ago, Hakushin-ya was erected in Horyuji Temple Zenjuin by Horyuji Temple Monk Kokuken. According to Horyuji’s records, Kukken, who was familiar with the tea ceremony, wrote letters to fellow monks and invited everyone to enjoy tea.

◆ 集合 Meeting place ◆ ◆

・ Nara Ikarugato Tourism Waikaru (free parking available)

◆ 開 催 Opening time ◆ ◇

・ 10 o’clock to 16:30

The start time is every 30 minutes.

◆ 料 金 fee ◆ ◇

2,500 yen per person (tax included)

・ The fee includes experience fee and sweets fee.

◆ 流 れ Flow of experience ◆ ◇

Remove the watch or ring so as not to damage the bowl.

Greeting with the lord.

Let’s stretch the spine and learn how to do it.

Matcha green tea is on. The trick is to stand the teapot vertically and move it back and forth.

I have sweets before drinking.

Let’s have some tea.

I thank the lord and finish.

◆ 流 れ Flow of the day ◆ ◇

Gathering at Nara Ikarugato Tourism Waikaru

(Please come 10 minutes before the start time)

Confirmation of reservation, entry of experience participation application form

Move to Experience Facility

If you come by foot or by bus, the staff will transfer you to the experience facility by car.

Experience start!

It is finished by having tea, it will be disbanded.

Staff will pick you up on foot.
* Duration: 45 minutes
* Starts: Ikaruga, Japan
* Trip Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife >> Cooking Classes




There is also a Japanese garden attached to the tea room, where you can enjoy tea while watching the views of various expressions in each season. Please enjoy Japanese tradition through tea.

※ About waiting

At the end of the Edo period about 200 years ago, Hakushin-ya was erected in Horyuji Temple Zenjuin by Horyuji Temple Monk Kokuken. According to Horyuji’s records, Kukken, who was familiar with the tea ceremony, wrote letters to fellow monks and invited everyone to enjoy tea.

◆ 集合 Meeting place ◆ ◆

・ Nara Ikarugato Tourism Waikaru (free parking available)

◆ 開 催 Opening time ◆ ◇

・ 10 o’clock to 16:30

The start time is every 30 minutes.

◆ 料 金 fee ◆ ◇

2,500 yen per person (tax included)

・ The fee includes experience fee and sweets fee.

◆ 流 れ Flow of experience ◆ ◇

Remove the watch or ring so as not to damage the bowl.

Greeting with the lord.

Let’s stretch the spine and learn how to do it.

Matcha green tea is on. The trick is to stand the teapot vertically and move it back and forth.

I have sweets before drinking.

Let’s have some tea.

I thank the lord and finish.

◆ 流 れ Flow of the day ◆ ◇

Gathering at Nara Ikarugato Tourism Waikaru

(Please come 10 minutes before the start time)

Confirmation of reservation, entry of experience participation application form

Move to Experience Facility

If you come by foot or by bus, the staff will transfer you to the experience facility by car.

Experience start!

It is finished by having tea, it will be disbanded.

Staff will pick you up on foot.

You can experience the tea ceremony in the tea room near Horyuji Temple.