Ujicha Bus in Kyoto celebrates Uji matcha green tea with Japanese teahouse interior【Photos】

The bus even comes with a heart-shaped window like the one at a famous Kyoto temple.

Over the years, people around the world have been falling in love with Japanese trains, which come decked out with pianos, anime characters, and even Japanese gardens.

Now, though, it’s time to shift our attention to Japanese buses, or at least, one bus in particular, which is making news for its stunning interior, designed to resemble the inside of a Japanese teahouse.

Called the Ujicha Bus (Uji Tea Bus), the new vehicle will make you feel as if you’ve stepped into a tearoom to enjoy a traditional Japanese tea ceremony.

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. . . #お仕事終わりに #宇治茶バス #乗れました #朝だけしか運行されてへんと思ってたから #目の前来た時 #テンション上がったよね笑 #休みまでまだまだ

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Inside, you’ll find a decorative tea canister by the front door as you enter, a hanging scroll with “tea” written on it in beautiful calligraphy at the back, and bamboo screens on the doors, windows and two of the seats.

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用事でバス乗ってびっくり! #京都 #京阪バス #宇治茶バス?らしい #テーブルあるし 笑 #がんばった感満載 笑 #レアやねんけど 乗客私だけなんが切ない…

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The best thing about the interior, though, is its zen-like teahouse corner, located at the very back of the bus. This is where you’ll find a small table in between two seats, with a circular window behind one seat and a stunning heart-shaped window by the table.

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宇治茶バス #京都 #宇治 #路線バス #宇治茶バス #kyoto ♯uji #bus #ハート #heart

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【宇治茶バス運行のお知らせ】 本日27日より京都京阪バスの路線バスで宇治茶のラッピングが施された宇治茶バスが運行いたします。 お茶室をイメージした車内と窓側はSNSなどで人気を博している宇治田原町の正寿院の猪目窓を模したデザインに。 古くから宇治の茶商に伝わる茶壺も展示されまさにお茶尽くしの路線バスです! _ #宇治市 #宇治 #宇治茶バス #宇治茶 #京阪バス #正寿院 #猪目窓 #uji #kyoto #ujicha #ujiteabus #bus #shojuin

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