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Cultural Walking Tour of Kyoto's Shrines and Gion Geisha District Instant Confirmation

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Get to see some of the Geishas of Gion District

Experience Japan's culture capital of Kyoto. Spend a calm afternoon in Tofukuji's Zen garden, go through the beautiful torii gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine and visit the famous geisha district of Gion.

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Your English-speaking guide will take you on a relaxing walk around Kyoto, the culture capital of Japan! Start the tour with a visit to Tofukuji Temple where you can see its beautiful Zen garden. Then walk through a local neighborhood to reach Fushimi Inari Shrine and its famous red gates. As the sun sets, your guide will bring you to the geisha neighborhood of Gion, which comes alive at night through geisha entertainment in its various historic tea houses.
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  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide / Entry to Tofukuji
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  • 13:50 Meet at Kyoto Central Post Office (Door Close to Lawson)
  • 14:00 Visit Tofukuji Temple
    Copy of TofukujiKyoto cropped Spend some time at this historic temple, built in the 13th century and enjoy its relaxing Zen garden. This temple is especially beautiful in the autumn, although its dramatic rock garden is lovely all-year round.
  • Walk to Fushimi Inari Shrine
    Get off the beaten path and see a more local side of Kyoto as your guide takes you towards the next stop.
  • Fushimi Inari Shrine
    JPUB  1KyotoFushimiInariwalk cropped See the famous and practically endless torii gates, as well as the shrine's many fox statues. They say that if you loook hard enough, you will find one that looks like you!
  • Gion District
    Copy of TofukujiKyoto cropped In the evening, head to Gion, the geisha district of Kyoto and see it come alive at night. There are many historical tea houses which are still used by geisha and their clients today. Keep your eyes open for the maiko and geisha as they make their way to the tea houses.
  • 17:30 Tour Disbands in Gion Area
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    • The maximum group size on this tour is 12 people.
Additional Note(s)
    • Children below the age of 6 are not permitted to join the tour.
    • Please note that items of a personal nature and gratuities for your guide are not included in the tour price.
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    • You can book a maximum of 12.
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Language English
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Duration 4 hour(s)
Availability Daily

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とても良いツアーでした! お寺や神社、穴場観光スポットを(ガイドは日本人でしたが)ネイティブ並みの英語で紹介していただけました。本物の芸者さんにもお目にかかれてアメリカ人の友人も喜んでおりました。 ...more
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Cultural Walking Tour of Kyoto's Shrines and Gion Geisha District