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Kyoto Food Walking Tour in Nishiki Market and Gion with Fushimi Inari shrine

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    Stop At: Nishiki Market Shopping District, 609 Nishidaimonjicho Tominokoji Dori Shijoagaru, Nakagyo, Kyoto 604-8054 Kyoto Prefecture

    Sample the tradational Kyoto foods in the 130 shops on the Nishiki Street

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Aritsugu, 219 Kajiyacho Nishikikojidori Gokomachi Nishi Iru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8052 Kyoto Prefecture

    Japanese Knife Store

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Shinkyogoku Shopping District, Nakagyo-ku Between Sanjo-dori and Shijo-dori, Kyoto 604-0001 Kyoto Prefecture

    Stroll modern shopping district, Shinkyogoku

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Pontocho, BetweenKamogawa and Kiyamachi-dori, Nakagyo, Kyoto Kyoto Prefecture

    Enjoy the picturesque Pontocho backstreet!!
    *if you are lucky, you can meet Maiko (Geisha)!!

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Shijo Bridge, Nakagyoku - Higashiyamaku, Kyoto Kyoto Prefecture

    Across the Shijo Bridge to Gion District

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Gion Shirakawa, Higashiyama-ku along Shirakawa River Minamidori, Kyoto 605-0000 Kyoto Prefecture

    Explore beautiful Gion Shirakawa area and learn Maiko (Geisha) culture

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchicho, Fushimi, Kyoto 612-0882 Kyoto Prefecture

    From Gion District, we will take a subway and visit Fushimi Inari Shrine, one of the most sacred places in Kyoto.

    Here, you will find the thousands of vermilion Shinto gates (Tori) and fox statues.

    Also, try to lift up the stone from the top pf lantern.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    ete 大丸京都店, Japan, 〒600-8511 Kyoto, Shimogyō-ku, Tachiuri Nishimachi, 79, Shijo-dori 大丸京都店 1F
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    Return Details
    Okumiya, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchichō, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, 612-0882, Japan
    • Local and Professional guide
    • Lunch (Tofu skin, Sesami Cracker, Daggertooth pike conger eel, Omelet, Croquette, Sake, Sweets)
    • Pick up sample food
    • Train ticket fee from Gion to Fushimi Inari
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation fee from your hotel to meetup place
    • Other personal expenses
    • Extra foods
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • If you have severe dietary restrictions, it may not be possible to arrange food for you.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed August 9, 2019

    While the programmed tour was lovely, most of what was best was unexpected. Two lovely fellow travelers from India, a once-in-a-lifetime perfect shot of the Inari gates and a wonderful guide. The message is "Just get out there!"

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    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank barbaraghowell
    Reviewed August 8, 2019

    Good walking through markets. Got to taste foods that I wouldn't if I was doing it on my own. The Gion area was pretty, especially, we were the for Sukura (cherry blossom). We could have had a bit more time at both places while walking...More

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    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank leepee50
    Reviewed February 25, 2019

    We had a wonderful day with Yasuna touring the Nishiki Market. We got special treatment at many shops and were able to sample several things we would have not tried. It was very informative and we learned how to pray at the temples which was...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    1  Thank lovetotravelWixom
    Reviewed January 5, 2019

    This is an excellent food tour! We had a great time with our tour lady Ms. Ellie! Great food, fun and we really enjoyed it. If you're planning a trip to Kyoto, this is the tour you can't miss! I highly recommend it!

    Date of experience: December 2018
    1  Thank Jenny L
    Reviewed December 18, 2018

    First thing, if you are a foodie, best to go with an empty stomach before you get there. Especially Nishiki Market, it certainly deserves to its nickname “Kyoto Kitchen”, all the thing you can find in it. The last stop, Fushimi Inari Shrine was stunning,...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    2  Thank jameswQ5032PP
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