3 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
For outsiders, Japanese culture can be difficult to grasp but this guided tour offers the chance to get a locals' eye view of one of the most traditional of Japanese settings. Accompanied by a guide, stroll through the historic streets of Kyoto's Gion district, famed for its scenic cobbled streets lit by paper lanterns, traditional architecture, and association with geiko and maiko culture. Visit Pontocho alley, one of Japan's oldest nightlife areas, and stroll by geisha teahouses as your guide offers insights into local culture.
- Private tour ensures your guide's undivided attention
- Get insights into local culture and history from your guide
- Stroll through one of Japan's most traditional neighborhoods
- Learn about the historic entertainment district of Gion as you walk past geisha houses
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Private and personalized experience
3 hours with a host
Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
Food and drinks
Tickets to any attractions
Departure & Return
This operator has two meet-up options available. You can either meet at the departure point below or select a location for pick-up.
Gion , Gion, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, Japan
Upon booking your meeting point can be arranged (e.g. your hotel/accommodation), however this MUST be confirmed and agreed by the experience planners in advance.