Green Tea Picking and Kawagoe Walking Tour Combo from Shinjuku

On this full-day group tour, you’ll start with a brief introduction and history of green tea. You will then have the opportunity to pick the tea and make your own green tea with your just-harvested leaves. Along with your freshly brewed green tea, you will get to enjoy green tea leaf tempura! After this special green tea experience, your tour escort will take you on a stroll around Kawagoe with your group. Kawagoe is one of the historical towns near Tokyo, known as Little Edo. Here, you can enjoy local snacks and beer. There will be a maximum of 10 people per group.
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Shinjuku City, Japan
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




On this full-day group tour, you’ll start with a brief introduction and history of green tea. You will then have the opportunity to pick the tea and make your own green tea with your just-harvested leaves. Along with your freshly brewed green tea, you will get to enjoy green tea leaf tempura! After this special green tea experience, your tour escort will take you on a stroll around Kawagoe with your group. Kawagoe is one of the historical towns near Tokyo, known as Little Edo. Here, you can enjoy local snacks and beer. There will be a maximum of 10 people per group.

Itinerary
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Pass By: Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Kanto

Meet your guide at Seibu-shinjuku station and head to Sayama city by train.

Stop At: Sayama, Sayama, Saitama Prefecture, Kanto

Take an express train from Shinjuku to Sayama-shi Station.
You will then have the opportunity to pick the tea and make your own green tea with your freshly-harvested leaves.
Along with your freshly brewed green tea, you will get to enjoy green tea leaf tempura!
This is an experience only offered at the green tea field because it’s so fresh! Green tea in Sayama, called Sayama-cha, is known as one of the greatest green teas of Japan along with Shizuoka-cha and Uji-cha.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Kawagoe, Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture, Kanto

After this special green tea experience, your tour escort will take you on a stroll around Kawagoe with your group.
Kawagoe is one of the historical towns near Tokyo, known as little Edo. Here, you can enjoy local snacks and beer.
If there is time, you will also visit a local temple and shrine.

Duration: 2 hours