2 hours (Approx.)
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Go off the main tourist trail and explore the Kitano enclave of Kyoto, where temples and geisha culture await. With a local guide, you’ll learn about Shintoism and Buddhism, and hear stories of the geishas as you walk around the historic Kamishichiken district. The short walking tour also includes visits to Kitano’s must-see landmarks such as the temple of Senbon Shakado and the Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.
- Discover an authentic Kyoto district and avoid the overcrowded tourist sites
- Stroll through Kitano and learn about the two main religions in Kyoto
- Look out for "maiko" and "geiko" as you explore Kyoto’s oldest geisha district
- See both Senbon Shakado and the Kitano Tenmangu Shrine in just a few hours
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Kyoto , Kyoto, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiThis activity will end right where it started.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- OPERATED BY Charlie's Kyoto Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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