Gion District

Venture to Kyoto’s oldest geisha district for a glimpse of traditional Japanese entertainment.

Gion’s most popular street, Hanami-koji, is lined with shops and restaurants

Gion’s most popular street, Hanami-koji, is lined with shops, restaurants serving kaiseki (multi-course haute cuisine) and ochayas (teahouses) where geishas and maikos (apprentice geishas) entertain guests. For tourists seeking a traditional taste of the culture, a show with tea ceremony and flower arrangement performances, geisha dances and puppet theater is held every day at Gion Corner.

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61 Hakatacho 605-0805 Kyoto Japan

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