Hit 3 local izakaya (Japanese tavern) where you wouldn’t go alone with a local guide as we explore different areas including Gion. Feel a lively atmosphere as the night unfolds at the ancient capital. Make friends with the locals and perhaps cuisine you have never tried before.
1.Meeting at 5PM
Meet your local guide in front of the Disney Store Kyoto Shijo Kawaramachi branch. See below for a detailed instruction.
2.1st stop 5:00~5:30 (own expense)
At a Japanese style local pub, you’ll find countless food options you have no idea of what. Here with the guide offering recommendation, try something new!
3.2nd stop 5:45~6:30 (own expense)
How about yakitori chicken skewers, for next? They are the folk’s favorite to go with a crisp taste of draft beer. You’ll be surprised to know how many different parts of a chicken is on a menu.
4. Gion walking 6:45~7:00
Gion is arguably the most famous maiko district in Japan with wooden architectures beautifully preserved. Walk through the area en route to our last stop hoping to catch an glimpse of a maiko.
4. 3rd stop 7:00~8:00 (Inclusive)
A restaurant at the heart of Gion is our last stop. A carefully selected food plate and a drink of your choice is served here. Take a seat at a counter where you can watch live cooking.
How to get to the meeting spot
Take any city bus departing from A2 terminal at Kyoto Station and get off at Shijo Kawaramachi. The store is located at the northeast corner of the Shijo Kawaramachi intersection.
The store address: Koto Cross Hankyu Kawaramachi 1&2F
Shijo-dori Kawaramachi Hokuto Kado, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
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