Sake and local food experience at Izakaya and Geisha(Maiko) town Private guided tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

412932


Categories

After Dark, City, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

Enjoy Fushimi Inari and famous Geisha town, Gastronomic experience at Izakaya


Please note that this tour is not unavailable from 24 December to 10 January because Izakaya is close due to Holiday season.
This half-day tour offers you the opportunity to enjoy Kyoto like a local.

Izakaya experience
Japanese Izakaya is the perfect place to enjoy tasty Japanese cuisine and sake with reasonable price.
※Please note that separate necessary expenses of food and drink at Izakaya is required by cash. (Around 3000 to 4000 yen per person)
Please note that Izakaya is the place to enjoy sake Japanese alcoholic beverage with local food.

Fushimi Inari Taisha shrine
It is one of the most popular destinations in Japan because of its many red torii gates.

Geisha town with feeling of a scene out of old Japan
Everybody who visits Kyoto would like to know the detail about Geisha. In Kyoto, Geisha is called "Maiko" and "Geiko" they are entertainers who keep alive traditional culture. Gion is the best place to explain about them.

Itinerary

Meet at your hotel in Kyoto or JR Kyoto station
※Please note that the meeting and ending place of my tour is Kyoto city.
- Fushimi Inari Taisha shrine
- Gion Geisha town
-Izakaya

Please note that Izakaya is the place to enjoy sake Japanese alcoholic beverage with local food.

If you have any specific requests about cultural experience or seasonal events instead of the listed places, feel free to ask me in advance.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel

Duration: 3 hours 30 min.

Transportation

Subway and taxi

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: -Professional guiding
-Photograph (I can take photos of you during the tour with my DSLR camera and then email them to you after the tour).

Estimated Local Cash Needed

7000 yen - Izakaya only accepts cash: from around 3000 yen to 4000 yen per person
ESTIMATED CASH: 7000 yen per person

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: -Admission fee
- Food and drinks, and other travel costs
- Your own travel insurance
- Cultural experience fee is as following (All experiences need a reservation in advance and they are available in the case if we have enough time):
・Maiko theater (Geisha experience): 6800 yen per person (optional)
・Tea ceremony: 2500 yen per person (optional)

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation during the tour.

A Recent Review of this tour

Koichi was a wonderful and knowledgeable tour guide. I highly recommend his tour.
Donnie Matturro

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    412932


    Categories

    After Dark, City, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

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