China is widely known as hometown of Tea with a tea history of around 4000 years. Tea ceremony orginates from China. There are mainly six types of Tea in China, the best green tea-Longjing or Dragon Well Green Tea grow up in Hangzhou. Many of you want to know some local culture when you travel or work in Hangzhou, tea culture is very important part. By this tour, you will enjoy a tea art performance. If you are a tea drinker, why not spend one or two hours for a local tea art performance?
Pick up service is arranged at your Hangzhou downtown hotel or Hangzhou train station. Our Hangzhou local guide will meet you at the pointed time.You will spend around 2 hours at local tea house, you will enjoy a tea art performance by local tea specialist. Hangzhou is famous for Longjing Tea, regarded as best green tea in China. Every year in early April the Chinese begin to methodically pluck green tea from hills peppered with idyllic terraces. Spring is considered the best time of year to harvest, and once the flowers bloom, so begins the season of tea ceremonies to honor this prized crop.A visit to the home of Longjing tea was not only a reviving getaway from the bustling city, but also a reflection of how tea has been an integral part of the Chinese culture for centuries. Just in time for a cup of green tea during the performance, you will know more about the culture of Chinese tea, such as how to brew a cup of tea, how to drink tea and the benefits of this special teaAfter leisure time at tea house, you will be taken back to your hotel in Hangzhou downtown or Hangzhou train station.