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A Gion Local's Walk by Night

A Gion Local's Walk by Night

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
This is popular! Over 130 people have booked it.

About your host

Hello! My name's Julian, I'm half-Japanese, and the first of my family to be born in the States. Although I've been hopping back and forth many times between the two, the home I returned to has always been Kyoto, to my grandma's shop and home, in the Gion area. 8 Years ago, I decided to make the move to permanently live in Kyoto, at the same traditional shop and home that's been passed down for…
Julian
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What we’ll do

First, we'll start and see the highlight of the Gion area, checking out the must see look into the "old town Kyoto". After walking through this Geisha district (where there's a possibility of seeing a real Geisha), I would like to step away from the more busy streets, walking through alleys to nearby Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples, where I would like to talk about the history and significance…

What else you should know

The focus of this experience to enjoy the traditional sights of Kyoto, such as paper lanterns by older buildings. For this, we will walk during night, when most shops will be closed.

What to bring

Appropriate clothing and items for the weather and heavy walking
Money for transportation back to your hotel or additional items you may want to purchase
Yourselves! Please get to the meeting spot by the ideal starting time, so that we do not trouble other guests, and take off without you!

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Where you'll be

The places we will go to will be the more traditional side of Kyoto. Starting at one of Kyoto's Geisha district, where there may be a possibility of seeing a geisha, then moving to other parts of Kyoto that keep the sense and style of old time Japan.

Upcoming availability

Wed, 17th Jul    From 19:00 to 21:00.
₹2,287 per person
8 of 8 spots left
This is popular! Over 130 people have booked it.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

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The focus of this experience to enjoy the traditional sights of Kyoto, such as paper lanterns by older buildings. For this, we will walk during night, when most shops will be closed.
Julian
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A Gion Local's Walk by Night
53 reviews
₹2,287 per person
53 reviews
₹2,287 per person