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Private Tour - A Nightlife Tour to Explore the Town with a Taste: Gion

Private Tour - A Nightlife Tour to Explore the Town with a Taste: Gion

By otomo travel
Since Kyoto has many temples and shrines, it is quiet during the night. However, Gion is an amusement district where you can hang out till morning! You will visit this area especially shops located on a photogenic street! Imagine walking in an area with traditional Japanese houses, Japanese paper lantern, and stone paving under your feet. That will be the kind of tour you will experience on this tour! You will have traditional Kyoto nibbles and drinks at each of the spots you visit. make sure not to eat and drink too much if you want to hop several bars we have prepared for you! Don’t forget to book your tour to experience the Gion nightlife, with your otomo guide!
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Duration:
4–5 hours
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Ticket type:
Mobile
Chinese, Japanese, English


  • Private Tour
  • Tour Guide
  • Necessary expenses for the tour guide
What's not included
  • Travel expenses and entrance fees for your own
  • Money for food/drinks, souvenirs and extra activities for your own
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • The use of private van
  • Entry/Admission - Yasaka Shrine
  • Entry/Admission - Kyoto
  • Entry/Admission - Kyoto
  • Entry/Admission - Kyoto


Departure details
  • Yasaka Shrine, 625 Gionmachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0073, Japan In front of Yasaka Shrine(by the gateway of the shrine under the stairs) ※How to get to Yasaka Shrine 1. In front of Gion, Kyoto City Bus 2. Take Kawaramachi Shijo Street and walk to the West. You will see the shrine at the end of the street.
Return details
  • Shijo Kawaramachi, Inaricho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8022, Japan

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 85886P234

  • Most travelers can participate
  • The tour begins and ends in different locations. If you would like to change the location of where the tour ends, please consult with your tour guide.
  • The travel expense is not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest. (Entrance fees, transportation fees, activity fees, etc. - at least about JPY 2000)
  • If you do not arrive at the specified starting place after 60 minutes from the agreed meeting time, the tour will be considered canceled.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 85886P234

Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Yasaka Shrine
    625 Gionmachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0073, Japan
    In front of Yasaka Shrine(by the gateway of the shrine under the stairs) ※How to get to Yasaka Shrine 1. In front of Gion, Kyoto City Bus 2. Take Kawaramachi Shijo Street and walk to the West. You will see the shrine at the end of the street.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Yasaka Shrine
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 2
    Hanamikoji Street
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    Gion Shirakawa
    Stop: 20 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    Issen Yoshoku
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 5
    Watanabe Yokocho
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Yanagi Koji TAKA
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    Shijo Kawaramachi
    Inaricho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8022, Japan
    See address & details
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Private Tour - A Nightlife Tour to Explore the Town with a Taste: Gion