Matsu-san explained how all of the industrial devices worked, mimicking traditional sun-drying and hand-rolling. Buy our Teas! Visit an Organic Tea Farm in Japan (5-hour tour) Voyagin Verified Add to Wishlist Share ID: 1227. It takes five years for new growth tea plants to be able to yield their first harvest. One of Obubu Tea's goals is to bring Japanese tea to the world and make it more accessible to tea lovers. After the tea field tour, we stopped at a local, family-owned restaurant for a tea-fueled lunch: Cha soba — green tea soba noodles! In the tour, we'll visit the World Tea Museum. I was elated! When we got to the top of the hill, we stopped to walk through one of Obubu’s hilltop tea gardens. By joining our Japanese Tea Tour both tea lovers and tea professionals will be able to witness long-lived Japanese tea traditions and enhance their understanding of Japanese teas. An Uji-Matcha Tour! Hi, I’m Cassie! The helpfulness of the tour guide and the pleasant disposition of Mr. Uchino made it easy and enjoyable to follow along in my language as well as Japanese. Since our visit, the Obubu team has added a detailed guide for how to use the public bus ticket machine to their contact + directions page which looks helpful. "),d=t;a[0]in d||!d.execScript||d.execScript("var "+a[0]);for(var e;a.length&&(e=a.shift());)a.length||void 0===c?d[e]?d=d[e]:d=d[e]={}:d[e]=c};function v(b){var c=b.length;if(0