Hasselt Japanese Garden: group programmes

Hasselt Japanese Garden: group programmes

Looking for a relaxing day out for your group or club? Then visit the Japanese Garden in Hasselt or take a look at a tea demonstration.

Japanese symbolism and culture

Hasselt is the home of the largest authentic Japanese garden in Europe. Cherry trees, koi fish, bridges, bonsai trees, winding paths ... here you can come to your senses and meditate peacefully. Or you can simply sit and just listen to the water flowing. Each season adorns the garden in a different outfit: a wonderful experience.

  • Available: from 24 March to 31 October 2018 during opening hours
  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Group rate entrance garden (min. 15 persons): 4,50 euros p.p.
  • Guide fee: 70 euros - max. 20 pers. per guide

Tea demonstration for groups

Attend an authentic Japanese tea demonstration in the tea garden. Marvel at every sophisticated action: aesthetic, symbolic and soothing..

  • Information and reservations: stafdaems@hotmail.com of T +32 3 482 14 40
  • Price: 235 euros (up to15 participants) - as of 15 participants 11 euros extra per participant

Caution! Only one group (max. 15 people) can participate in the workshop. A possible second group (in case of a number of more than 15 participants) can only start 1,5 hours after the first group.

Guided walk with a green focus

Perfect for nature lovers. In addition to the Japanese story, you will learn more about the trees, flowers and plants in the Japanese garden.

  • During opening hours, from 24 March until 31 October 2018
  • Group price entrance garden (min. 15 pers.): 4,50 euros pp
  • Price guide: 70 euros - max. 20 pers. per guide
  • Duration: 1.5 hours.

Introduction to buddhism and meditation

Learn how to find peace in your own mind. Shaku Jinsen, Buddhist priest and teacher from the Shingon tradition will help you on your way with inspirations from the Buddhist doctrine and an introduction to meditation.

  • During opening hours, from 24 March until 31 October 2018
  • Group price entrance (min. 15 pers.): 4,50 euros pp
  • Group price workshop: 100 euros (10 pers.)
  • Additional participants: 5 euros pp (max. 20 pers. per group)
  • Duration: 1 hour