Learn about the history and traditions of Kyoto's geisha and maiko on special tours dedicated to these iconic entertainers. Explore hanamachi (geisha districts) like Gion and Miyagawacho with knowledgeable guides, and see if you can catch a glimpse of a maiko on her way to an appointment. Stroll through some of the ancient capital's most beautiful spots, for an in-depth experience of the city.
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  1. Learn about the life of geisha and maiko on this evening tour, led by a knowledgeable guide. Feel the history of Gion as you walk, and see Kyoto's famous maiko!
    English Available


    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  2. Step back in time with a visit to Gion Corner, where a showcase of traditional Japanese arts is held. After that, delight in a candlelight tea ceremony before a shojin ryori dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided


    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  3. Discover the hidden streets of Kyoto's old geisha districts of Gion and Miyagawacho, and keep your eye out for strolling maiko. Then visit the home of Japanese Zen, and check out the tranquil garden.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD60.50

    Group Discount
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Immerse yourself into the world of the Kyoto geisha. Tour one of the city's geisha districts with a friendly guide before having a light dinner while watching a maiko perform!
    English Available

    From USD184.49

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)

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