10 Great Spots You Should Visit in Uji, the ’Town of Matcha’ in Kyoto!; Japan Info


Japan – Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities)

Matcha is a popular and well-loved green tea powder, which can be found everywhere in Japan. It is widely praised for its warming taste, health benefits, and glorious color. Matcha has now become popular in western countries, and you will likely find it in many coffee shops and cafes if you look for it!

Uji (宇治) is a picturesque city situated in Kyoto Prefecture. The town is widely known for its matcha, and it is a major grower of the green tea leaves used for making it. However, if you expect that you’ll just see tea plantations everywhere, you are wrong! Uji has many other interesting attractions too! Check out the places that you can visit in this article.

1. The Tale of Genji Sites

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