From the Dolomites to the East, a sensory journey to discover the art of tea brewing, accompanied by an expert tea sommelier
Meeting point: at 5.00 p.m. by Hotel Latemar (Strada de Palua, 5) in Soraga. Reachable by car or on foot from the village.
Programme: Gessica, the young owner of Hotel Latemar in Soraga and the only tea sommelier in the valley, will let you enjoy a really unique experience. You’ll get to take part in the tasting of refined leaf teas from Japan, China and Sri Lanka, served following the strict Chinese ritual. In the sunny room of the new spa facing the lake, you will discover the secrets and virtues of one of the most ancient beverages in the world: from observing the leaf to choosing the cup, from the water’s temperature to preparation time, from the scents of dry leaves to the fragrances given off during the infusion, ‘till the final tasting, combined with some delicacies.
Duration: about 1.30 hours.
Price: € 36 adults (10% discount with Val di Fassa Guest Card).
Limited enrolment activity, minimum 5 people, maximum 12. Mandatory phone reservation at the number +39 0462 768103 or directly at the hotel (within 6.00 p.m. of the previous day) showing your Val di Fassa Guest Card. Early booking highly recommended. In case of lacking the minimum number of participants, the activity will be cancelled. In case of cancellation, the participants will be contacted within 7.00 p.m. of the previous day.