[Virtual Tour] Fun Learning with a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter! The Charm of Japanese Tea & Shizuoka， Land of Fuji (1st Session， From 16:30 JST)
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- Tour Brand :
Tokyo Walking Tour
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- Price(Lowest) :
￥2,200 ~ (until Mar., 2022)
- Overview :
1. On this virtual tour, you will experience the various charms of Japanese tea and a tour around Shizuoka Prefecture, a production area of Japanese tea and the Land of Fuji, all from the comfort of your own home!
Participating is easy! Download Zoom on your device (smartphone, PC, etc.) in advance, and once it is time to start, click on the designated URL, and enjoy the tour online.
2. This virtual tour is led by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter in real time. In order to make it so that participating customers feel as if they are actually participating, you will be shown pre-recorded tour footage while a knowledgeable National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter with a hospitable heart provides explanations for sightseeing spots and Japanese culture. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to mention them to the guide right then and there!
3. This virtual tour will close in on the charm of Japanese tea from various perspectives, including the distinctly Japanese scenery of Mt. Fuji and tea fields, a tea taste test, blending tea leaves, a tea-dye mask-making experience, and more. Enjoy an interview with an artisan met during the tour and a live demonstration from the tour guide on how to brew delicious Japanese tea. Prepare some Japanese tea and a teapot and take part in the tour!
16:30- About Japanese Tea & Shizuoka, Land of Fuji Following the guides introductions, they will explain about Shizuoka Prefecture, one of the famous locations for producing Japanese tea, and the land of Mt. Fuji.
The tour will start by heading to a tea field in Shizuoka Prefecture.
Mt. Fuji & Tea Fields Enjoy the iconic Japanese scenery of the majestic Mt. Fuji and a mystical tea field covered with mist as their appearance changes each moment from dawn until sunrise.
Visit to Tea Plantation At the tea farm, taste test a variety of tea leaves and enjoy some Japanese sweets. Don't miss out on the farmer's interesting discussion on Japanese tea, such as how to brew it, the difference in tea leaf fragrances, and more.
Japanese Tea Blending Experience After the tea farm, the tour will head to a tea shop next. Experience blending tea leaves. The tea seller's passion for Japanese tea will be conveyed from the interview.
Break Time Demonstration for Brewing Delicious Tea Using tea leaves that were actually provided by the tea seller, the guide will give a live demonstration of how to brew delicious Japanese tea.
Please prepare some Japanese tea leaves and a tea pot and join in on brewing some tea!
Tea-dye Mask-making Experience Visit an artisan that creates dyed goods with tea leaves. Experience making a tea-dyed mask.
Paragliding While Drinking Tea In Shizuoka, the Land of Fuji, you can gaze upon Mt. Fuji as you paraglide. Experience the scenery expanding below your eyes and a walk through the sky as you drink some tea.
Not Just Tea: The Charm of Shizuoka, Land of Fuji Shizuoka Prefecture's charm isn't just the tea! It also has Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisha Shrine, which is a component of the Mt. Fuji World Heritage Site, and Shiraito Falls. Additionally, while in Shuzenji, the oldest hot spring town in Shizuoka and Izu, enjoy a ride in a rickshaw, a pottery experience, countryside cycling on Mt. Fuji, and more.
-17:30 Q&A Session At the end of the tour, enjoy some interactive conversation with the guide. The tour guide will give an explanation of the tour setting of Shizuoka Prefecture, Japanese tea, the symbol of Japan that is Mt. Fuji, as well as Japanese culture in general.