KIYOMIZU TEMPLE: This architecturally unique temple has a main hall on a steep slope with a wooden platform supported by pillars, from which a panoramic view of Kyoto can be enjoyed.
KODAIJI TEMPLE: Temple commemorates Toyotomi Hideyoshi, a great general in 16th century. It was founded by his widow.
YASAKA SHRINE: Well known as the central site for the Gion-Matsuri Festival, held in summer.
GION DISTRICT: Gion is one of the famous entertainment and geisha quarters, with traditional restaurants and tea-houses.
In the Edo Period, ochaya (geisha houses) were built in this area. It still retains its tranquil, old-fashioned charm.
Tour disbands in Gion area.
Guided Walking Tour; Public bus from Kyoto Station to Higashiyama area; English-speaking guide.
Transportation to and from the departing location; Lunch; Gratuities.
Available: Daily, Departs at 1:45pm.
Approximately 4 hours.
Departs from Kyoto Station; Ends at Gion District.
All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation
Kyoto Kyoto , Kyoto, Japan