This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here

Best of Kyoto Day Tour with Chanko Hot Pot Lunch or Maiko Performance Instant Confirmation

maikosan 02

See the wondrous district of Gion. Have your photo taken with a maiko. Walk through the gates of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and see a striking view of Kyoto's seasonal beauty from Arashiyama.

  • maikosan 02
  • fushimi inari_1
  • fushimi inari_1
  • lunch_chanko(sample)
  • imobouMenu_mainS
This tour takes you to three of Kyoto's top sights: Gion, Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Arashiyama. For lunch, you can choose to have unlimited chanko hot pot and have a group photo with a maiko or geisha. Alternatively, you can choose to delight in the traditional flavors of Kyoto cuisine, see a maiko dance, then have a photo op with the maiko.
▼ Read more
Price
Chanko Hot Pot Lunch and Maiko Photo Op
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (participants, hours, vehicles, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 74.54
USD 74.54
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 65.22
USD 65.22
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 74.54
USD 74.54
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 65.22
USD 65.22
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
  • lunch_chanko(sample)
Have unlimited chanko hot pot and take a group photo with a maiko or geisha.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 7.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Wed, Fri
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Bus fare / Train fare / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking guide / Group Photo with Maiko or Geisha
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:20 Check in at JR Kyoto Station
  • 09:37 Train Ride to Inari Station
  • 09:45 Fushimi Inari Shrine (1 hour 35 min)
    fushimi inari_1 Follow the trail of the thousand torii gates leading you up the mountain. Take magnificent photos of the corridor of red gates during your walk.
  • 11:50 Chanko Hot Pot Lunch with Maiko or Geiko Photo Op (180 mins)
    lunch_chanko(sample) A dish consisting of meat and vegetables stewed in broth, chanko hotpot is best known as a dish that sumo wrestlers eat. Enjoy unlimited chanko hotpot on your visit to Gion! You will also have the opportunity to take a group photo with a maiko or geiko during or after the meal.
  • 14:50 Depart from Abaracho Station
    Hop on the Hankyu train to Arashiyama.
  • 15:10 Arashiyama (1 hour 45 min)
    Filled with many scenic spots, another famous spot in Kyoto is the bamboo grove leading to many temples and shrines. Stop by to see the iconic Togetsu-kyo bridge for a panoramic shot of the ancient city.
  • 16:50 Tour Ends at Arashiyama
Package detail / Schedule
Traditional Kyoto Cuisine Lunch & Maiko Performance
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (participants, hours, vehicles, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 111.80
USD 111.80
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 102.49
USD 102.49
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 111.80
USD 111.80
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 102.49
USD 102.49
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
  • maikosan 03
Taste the refreshing flavors of traditional Kyoto cuisine. Watch a maiko dance and have a photo of you and the maiko taken afterward.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 7.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Wed, Fri
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Bus fare / Train fare / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking guide / Personal Photo with Maiko or Geisha
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:20 Check-in at JR Kyoto Station
  • 09:37 Train Ride to Inari Station
  • 09:45 Fushimi Inari Shrine (1 hour 35 min)
    fushimi inari_1 Follow the trail of the thousand torii gates leading you up the mountain. Take magnificent photos of the corridor of red gates during your walk.
  • 11:50 Lunch with a Maiko or Geiko in Gion
    imobouMenu_mainS Delight your taste buds with the refreshing flavors of traditional Kyoto cuisine as a maiko or geiko gracefully performs one dance before you. You also get to take a photo together with the maiko or Geiko as a souvenir.
  • 14:50 Depart from Abaracho Station
  • 15:10 Arashiyama (1 hour 45 min)
    Filled with many scenic spots, another famous spot in Kyoto is the bamboo grove leading to many temples and shrines. Stop by to see the iconic Togetsu-kyo bridge for a panoramic shot of the ancient city.
  • 16:50 Tour Ends at Arashiyama
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Infants ages 2 and below are free of charge but they will not be provided with a seat or a meal.
    • Guests can bring folding strollers on the tour, but the tour operator cannot be held liable for any damages.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • An English-speaking assistant will be at your service during the tour, but please understand that they will not be able to provide in-depth information regarding the sightseeing spots you will visit as tour guides do.
    • A taxi will be used to go from Fushimi Inari to Gion.
    • Please note that part of this tour will use public transportation that will not guarantee seating.
    • Please note that if a Maiko is not available, a Geiko may be doing the performance instead.
Activity provider
FAQ
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 11 business days to 19:30 local time, 8 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 8 business days to 19:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 2 business days to 19:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

Next
From USD 74.54
From USD 74.54

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(5 reviews)
Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 7.5 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Wed, Fri
Meal Lunch

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Jessica
We started the day by meeting Hiro, our guide for the day, at Kyoto Station. He arrived early and because we arrived early as well, he took us to the first attraction earlier than scheduled and gave u...more
We had a wonderful experience. We started the tour in Kyoto. Our first guide Jill provided a very attentive service. She walked with us on a portion of the route which is normally on a vehicle. Along ...more
by: Sandy and Kris
Although the whole day was full of interesting sights, our favorite part was the traditional Japanese lunch and Maiko performance. The Kiyomizudera temple that we visited on the tour was breathtaking...more
Added to Wish List

Kyoto Categories