Learn To Make Chinese Tea in a Chinese Courtyard of Beijing

Cultural & Theme Tours in Beijing
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Tour description

It has been 5000 years since tea was found and used as a beverage in China and to date, there are over 1000 different types of tea. Many have questions such as, How to distinguish them? And how to make and serve tea? Our tea class provides you a foundation-level of tea knowledge and Chinese tea ceremony. You will also be able to enjoy tea in our traditional Chinese courtyard located near the Forbidden City.

Please note that this activity does not provide hotel pick up and drop off.  Your activity will commence at a courtyard at Zhong Lao Hutong, Beijing.

Learn about the history of tea and how and where it is cultivated

There are many types of teas and each have a different taste and aroma.  You will learn about some of the main teas and distinguish the different smells and flavors.

Blind tea tasting and a traditional tea serving

Learn how to perfectly brew a cup of tea with a traditional tea pot

Teacher Panjian Lee will be your instructor for this activity and is very passionate about tea.  His experience includes working as a director and tea taster for a infamous Chinese tea company.

What's included

  • Tea Class

What's not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


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  • Small group ensures personal service