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Kyoto Gion Walking & Izakaya Hopping Tour

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Stop At: Hokan-ji Temple Yasaka no To, 388 Yasakakamimachi Yasakadori Shimogawara Higashi Iru, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-082 Kyoto Prefecture

Yasaka Pagoda is a symbol of eastern Kyoto originally built in 593. With the distinct landmark in sight, you can enjoy strolling through the area that invokes a feeling of the old capital city. The narrow lanes with well-preserved wooden buildings and traditional merchant houses bustle with a variety of interesting shops. After passing by the pagoda and looking back, you can enjoy a splendid view of the entire city.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Gionmachi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0001 Kyoto Prefecture

In Kyoto, there are five Kagai (geisha districts), and Gion is the biggest one. Geisha are an important part of traditional Japanese culture. Let’s stroll around Gion district where beautiful, old-style houses are preserved. If you are lucky enough, you may encounter Geiko or Maiko (apprentices) dressed in gorgeous kimono.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Kiyamachi Street, Ishiyacho Zaimokucho, Nakagyo, Kyoto 604-8002 Kyoto Prefecture

Not far from Gion, you will enjoy local food and sake hopping at Izakaya(Japanese style casual restaurant bar). Local guides know where good Izakayas which offer good food and drinks and loved by local people. You will go 2 Izakayas. Please enjoy!

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kyoto Station, Higashishiokoji Kamadonocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
Departure Time
3:00 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Guide Fare
  • 1 Food & 1 Drink at each Izakaya
  • Transportation Fare
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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