Guided tour

Kyoto : 1-Hour Gion Evening Highlights Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: JGA Inc.

Kyoto : 1-Hour Gion Evening Highlights Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: JGA Inc.

From US$ 18.30 per person

Experience the Gion district with a nationally-licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide. See 3 Geisha areas and learn about Japan's fascinating history.

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
English, Japanese
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Enjoy a value-packed trip with a nationally-licensed tour guide
  • Learn about world famous Gion from the guide
  • Learn fascinating insights about Japan’s history and culture
Full description
Save time and money on this value-packed tour of the Gion district with a multilingual tour guide. Experiencing a side of Kyoto that most tourists do not get to see. You'll start your evening by meeting your guide at the Tatsumi Daimyojin Shrine, the center of Gion. While exploring Gion, your guide will show you the history and culture of the Geisha. Learn about their kimonos and hairstyles, rules, and daily rituals. You'll walk down the cobbled streets of three3Geisha areas in total: Gion, Pontocho, and Miyagawacho while you listen to stories of Kyoto's ancient past. If you're lucky, you may even spot a geisha on the street.
  • Licensed local guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Your guide will be waiting at the Tatsumi Daimyojin Shrine in Gion district. Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starts.

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    Product ID: 393556