A day of fun-filled exploration for the traveller and guests of Colmar Tropicale. Imagine riding the marvellous breed of Palomino horses to having a tea ceremony in the tranquil hills of the Japanese gardens, to learning about a new flower in the Botanical Gardens, Colmar Tropicale has an array of amazing recreational activities in store for her guests and patrons!
Located 3,500 feet above sea level, the Japanese Village is the first of its kind outside Japan. The garden was designed by renowned Japanese architect, Kaio Ariizumi and built by a team of 22 skilled craftsmen from Japan. A tranquil and relaxing retreat, this garden is enclosed within a lush tropical rainforest and features attractions such as Japanese Tea House, Tatami Spa, Botanical Garden, Ryo Zan Tei Japanese Restaurant and Ume Tatami Suite. Guest can choose to participate in the Tea Ceremony (4 sessions daily) where one will learn a little more about the Japanese culture or to rent a kimono for a picture or two.
Kimono Rental and Japanese Tea Ceremony Hours: Daily 11 am until 4.30pm