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Tea Tasting and Herbs in Chinatown

Tea Tasting and Herbs in Chinatown

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am a world traveler and polyglot with a Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine. I speak 5 languages including Mandarin Chinese and attended the prestigious Zhejiang University (and Hospital) in Hang Zhou, China. I have done tea tasting all over the world including China, Japan, India and Nepal. My appreciation of Tea is not only of the tea plant, but of herbal teas as well. I understand the…
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What we’ll do

This is a walking tour of S.F. Chinatown's Tea Culture. Learn about Chinese Tea Ceremony, Traditional Chinese Herbs and have some fun sight-seeing! I can even teach you how bargain in (Mandarin) Chinese if you like.

What else you should know

We will walk to various Tea and Chinese Herb shops, so wear comfortable shoes and sufficiently warm clothing. S.F. is generally windy and cool.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Tea Knowledge, fun and culture!

What to bring

comfortable shoes

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Where you'll be

We will begin our Tea Tour at the Restaurant China Live and continue down Grant Street to various Tea Shops for Tea tasting. We will also visit Chinese Herb Shops where I will explain the basics of Chinese Medicinal Herbs and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Participants are welcome to go shopping for Tea, Herbs and supplies along the way. We can stop for Fortune Cookies and bargain in (Mandarin) Chinese for souvenirs. A fun time for all ages!

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

We will walk to various Tea and Chinese Herb shops, so wear comfortable shoes and sufficiently warm clothing. S.F. is generally windy and cool.
Angie
Tea Tasting and Herbs in Chinatown
1 review
$88/person
1 review
$88/person