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Kyoto Traditional Townhouse (Machiya) Tour

Kyoto & Eastern Kansai

Description

This is the course to touch upon a traditional culture of Kyoto by visiting Machiya townhouses in Kyoto which preserve the traditional taste. The first townhouse can provide Maiko & Kimono plan as options. Several townhouses are included in this tour such as authentic traditional townhouse, Mumeisha Yoshida House and Horino Memorial Museum with a history of 230 years which presents a good example of old sake brewers and residence of Horino family.

Itinerary

Pick up at your hotel (The picking applicable hotels are limited to the hotels between Higashi-oji-dori and Nishi-oji-dori (to the east and west) and Imadegawa-dori and Jujo-dori(to the north and south). If you need a taxi or a hired car, an additional fee will be charged.)
Shijo Omiya
Kayo Kayo (Closed on Tuesdays)
Machiya townhouse with a history of 60 years. Guests can enjoy atmosphere of a typical Machiya townhouse where they can see Maiko & Kimono costume and buy small kimono articles.
Mumeisha Yoshida House Mumeisha Yoshida House
It is located in a corner of a wholesale district of Kyoto kimono. It has a typical townhouse structure consisting of a shop, a living quarter, a warehouse and courtyards. Old kimono of Edo period makes you feel nostalgia for living of business man of old days about 150 years ago. The house was built in 1909.
Horino Memorial Museum Horino Memorial Museum
It is a home of Kyoto’s famous sake brewer “Kinshi Masamune” built in 1781. After the brewing facility was moved to Fushimi, the original land and building were carefully preserved.
Teramachi Street Teramachi Street
The street is an arcade containing an assortment of shops and services, both
Traditional and modern shops.

Key Details

Departs Kyoto
Duration(hours) 4
Tour Guide Language ・English・Chinese汉语(If requested)
※Other languages are also available. If you would like other languanges, please contact us via email or online chat

Meeting Place

Pick up at your hotel (The picking applicable hotels are limited to the hotels between Higashi-oji-dori and Nishi-oji-dori (to the east and west) and Imadegawa-dori and Jujo-dori(to the north and south). If you need a taxi or a hired car, an additional fee will be charged.)

Good to Know

Included Guiding fee, Public transportation fee (For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.), Admission fee
Not Included
Minimum participants 2
Remarks ◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.◆Program duration is an estimate. It is subject to change depending on the number of participants and/or conditions without notice.◆Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or the case where you would like to request a special care for participants, including children. Please email us through above Contact Us. ◆Please note that the tour agent may charge addtional fee if you add more services such as adding picking-up serive and changing language to non-English after booking. In that case, please contact with the agent directly to payment methods. ◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please e-mail us as soon as possible. We will check the availability.◆Reservations will be on request. If you'd like, you can email us to check the availability before booking.
Age Table Adult:Age 12 & over,Child:Age 1-11
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Cancel Policy If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation fees and remittance charge will be charged:
(1) 16-5 days before the program day: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 4-3 days before the program day: 50 % of the program fee
(3) 2-1 day before, on the departure day, or cancellation without notice: 100 % of the program fee
Payment Method We accept following payment methods: Credit Cards via Paypal

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