We, Grinpia Makinohara offer you Great opportunity to actually pick and brew green tea.
Let’s give it a try! Hands on picking experience! (For individuals and groups)
|Late April to early October||Inquiries |
This year the tea picking experience was scheduled from April 21st to September 30.th. (It was supposed to continue until October 8th, but we were sorry to shorten it due to the hurricane.)How about surround yourself with green tea leaves in the middle of vast green tea plantation? It will be a unique experience for everyone, as it is time limited event!As you get closer to the plantation, you will smell beautiful tea leaves, come on and step into the tea fields to feel and touch the fresh leaves!
We do have old-fashioned tea picking outfits which you can rent, why don't you try it on? (For private tourists. Numbers of outfits are limited.)
Thank you so much for being our model at the photoshoot!
|Fee For individuals||Adult / 820yen (tax included) |
Child from 6-12/720yen (tax include)
◎Chamusume outfits (tea picking girl outfit)/880yen (tax included)
Outfits suitable for girls age 6 to 12 are available now. Please ask for more information.
(Women only, for limited numbers and reservation required.)
※For those who reserved outfits…Please bring your own T-shirt to wear under the outfit. It is a must to rent outfits. Please remember to bring one.Rental reservation must be mage at least one day before your arrival. Thank you for your cooperation. Outfit rental is closed when it rains. We kindly ask for your information.
|Activity Hour||○Normal |
(Half an hour)Weekdays/11：00
Weekends and holidays/ 11:00 ＆ 14:00
※Tea plantation is fully exposed to sunlight. You’d better bring water to drink and cover yourself with some kinds of sun protection.
|Fee for groups||Group discount apply to a group with 20 people or more.|
Adult/ 720en (tax included) ※with souvenir
Child from 6-12/620yen (tax included) ※with souvenir
As chamusume outfits are limited in numbers, we are sorry that we do not provide our rental service for groups.Thank you for your understanding.
|Activity Hour||We will arrange the suitable hour for the group between our business hours from 10:00 to 17:00. Please ask for more information.|
※Events will be cancelled in case of rain, and there are chances of cancellation considering the amount of rainfall till the previous day.
※For those of you come as a group, please inform us beforehand so that we make sure to save spots.
※You are welcome to bring home the leaves you pick. There are recipes we can provide, such as tempura and roasted tea.
◎A cool box and a refrigerant will keep tea leaves fresh.
|For more information and reservation|
Discover Sencha-do, a world of green tea!
|Time required for half an hour||Reservation needed |
|As there are many Match activities around,|
we are offering our original Tea Brewing Session using Sencha.
By using Sencha you will require less tools to brew, and you will feel more familiar with green tea! After given instructions of how to brew Sencha from our trained staff using high quality tea leaves, your will actually brew tea for yourself and enjoy it.
We hope you to be a master of tea brewing, in Grinpia Makinohara way, on this special occasion!
|Fee||○Sencha-do (world of Sencha)|
Adult and Child /800yen (tax included)
Persons limited from15 to max 48 people.
|Activity Hour||For about half an hour|
※Reservation must be made by one day before your visit.For more information, please feel free to contact us.
※Contents activities and fee has been revised since Nov. 1. 2017.
※The session can be scheduled for groups of 15 people or more. Reservation must be made by previous day. No individual sessions.
※Sessions not opened for our peak seasons which are from April 29 to May 8 (golden week) and August 10 to 15 (obon holidays).
Please be on time for the session. If late, we might cancel it in some cases, when next session is scheduled afterward.
|For more information and reservation|