Grinpia Makinohara | Japan Highlights Travel, for sightseeing around Tokaido

Kakegawa Station 

[Grinpia Makinohara]

Tea-picking and factory tour are available

"Tea-picking tour" which is rare even in the producing area is available from late April to early October. Enter a vast tea plantation, touch tea trees and pick tea leaves while enjoying the scent of the tea garden. Other than this, please enjoy distinctive experiences of Japanese tea producing area, such as learning how to make tasty tea and participating in tea producing factory tours.
Access 1151 Nishihagima, Makinohara-shi, Shizuoka
Phone +81-548-27-2995 (Japanese only)
Opening hours 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Holidays Year-end and New Years
Access Take the JR Tokaido Main Line from "Kakegawa Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 5 minutes, alight at "Kikugawa Station" and ride a taxi for approx. 15 minutes.
Tea-picking event (from late April to early October)
Starts at 11:00 a.m. on weekdays, at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sunday and holidays (approx. 30 minutes per each round)
Adults 820 yen, elementary school students 720 yen *including green tea as a souvenir

updated on Sep 29, 2017

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