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Tea Ceremony Nagomi

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An excellent experience

What a delightful lady, dedicated to the traditions of the tea ceremony. The explanation was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian T
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Delightful experience

We chose this tea ceremony experience based on trip advisor reviews and we weren’t disappointed. We... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Adelaide, Australia
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Nagomi is located in Kyoto on the historic Ninenzaka Street. After the demonstration, you can try your own Matcha. Our Specialities are Pottery, Mattcha, Sweets, and they are all from Kyoto. Also, water comes from Mt. Fuji. Located above Kanda...more
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349-7 Masuyacho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0826, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-205-4538
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a delightful lady, dedicated to the traditions of the tea ceremony. The explanation was excellent, we were well informed of the process and the history behind the tea ceremony. Well worth the effort to find the shop, really lovely people. Highly recommend a visit.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Extraordinary703296, お客様担当マネージャー at Tea Ceremony Nagomi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for selecting us out of the many possible places here. We would also like to thank you for your quick follow-up and kind comments! Your compliments are the pillars of our support, and we aim to provide our customers with even higher levels...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We chose this tea ceremony experience based on trip advisor reviews and we weren’t disappointed. We enquired via the website and the response was fast and positive. We were able to change the time of our booking on the day and were delighted when our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Extraordinary703296, お客様担当マネージャー at Tea Ceremony Nagomi, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you so much for coming and great review!!! I was enjoying also having fun too:) And more, I love your picture that you posted here. So Cute!!Kawaii;) We are appriciate that we were chosen. Thank you so much again Hisa

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Short (45 min) introduction to the world of the tea ceremony. The tea master was very friendly and adorable and spoke great English. She made us feel very welcome and even special. Very calming and delightful experience. We came in just 5 min before the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

We wanted to experience a tea ceremony in kyoto and due to booking a bit late were a bit short for options. We decided to book the Tea Ceremony Nagomi which is a bit more like a class, teaching the history and techniques of drinking...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit to this tea room. I am very disappointed. My first visit was very traditional and historically informative. This visit felt dumbed down and shortened. I will not be back. They took our photo but did not offer us the opportunity...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tiffany G
智弘 神, オーナー at Tea Ceremony Nagomi, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Thank you very much for visiting us again. And we are very sorry that made you disappited. We will make a effort to make it better. Apologize again. Tea Ceremony Nagomi

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I booked a morning tea 🍵 ceremony session and walked away absolutely delighted and better informed about this ancient Japanese tradition. I cannot think of a more cultured, peaceful or beautiful way to share Macha (green) tea. The lady who guided us...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sambo70
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

We blindly rushed back to this area on our last day in kyoto in the hopes of a booking with the well known tea ceremony next door. After that fell through we thought our chances of experiencing an authentic japanese tea ceremony had faded, that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed October 16, 2017

We went to have the Tea Ceremony and found a portal to old Japan. We were delighted with Hisa's teaching of the Tea Ceremony and her performance of the art. Really well explained and when we went to a local home and had Tea served,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

Everyone was very friendly. Our hostess was very thorough with explaining everything. Loved being able to pick your own cup and learn about this fantastic Japanese tradition. We had a great time and felt very comfortable and happy with everything. If you are super inflexible...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time! Very peacefull and pureifying experience. Worth every second and yen. If you are in Kyoto, this is a must place to visit!!!!

Date of experience: September 2017
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