Gion and Geisha spotting area guided tour in Kyoto

17:00 Meeting at the pickup place ( or in Gion area).
17:30 Izumo no Okuni statue and Kaboki drama explanation
18:00 Shinbashi street, Geisha and Maiko explanation, Chionin temple gate
18:30 Maruyama Park and Yasaka shrine
19:00 Haname Street, Teahouse, Geisha and Maiko spotting areas
19:30 Pontocho and dinner
20:00 tour finish
* Duration: 3 hours
* Starts: Kyoto, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




17:00 Meeting at the pickup place ( or in Gion area).
17:30 Izumo no Okuni statue and Kaboki drama explanation
18:00 Shinbashi street, Geisha and Maiko explanation, Chionin temple gate
18:30 Maruyama Park and Yasaka shrine
19:00 Haname Street, Teahouse, Geisha and Maiko spotting areas
19:30 Pontocho and dinner
20:00 tour finish

Itinerary
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Stop At: Gion, Kyoto 605-0074 Kyoto Prefecture

Gion area in Kyoto is a very famous old and historic area, as it is well known for preserving the old architecture and beauty. You may be lucky to catch up a Geisha in Hanami street.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Chion-in Temple, 400 Rinkacho, Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto 605-8686 Kyoto Prefecture

Japan is the headquarters of the Jōdo-shū founded by Hōnen, who proclaimed that sentient beings are reborn in Amida Buddha’s Western Paradise by reciting the nembutsu, Amida Buddha’s name

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Yasaka Shrine, 625 Giommachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0073 Kyoto Prefecture

Gion Shrine, is a Shinto shrine in the Gion District of Kyoto, Japan.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Maruyama Park, 473 Maruyamacho, Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto Kyoto Prefecture

Historic old Chinese style park in Gion

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Hanamikoji Street, Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto Kyoto Prefecture

Old street, with some tea houses where we can spot Geiko and Maiko

Duration: 10 minutes