This is a small teahouse near Gion where you can experience the Japanese tea ceremony with a minimum of fuss or expense. English...
This colourful and spacious shrine is considered the guardian shrine of the Gion entertainment district. It's a bustling, colourful...
Gion is the famous entertainment and geisha quarter on the eastern bank of the Kamo-gawa. While Gion’s true origins were in teahouses...
Gion Finlandia Bar
This stylish Gion bar in an old geisha house is a great place for a civilised drink. The 1st floor is decorated with Finnish touches...
This place serves one thing only: crisp fried gyōza (dumplings), which come in lots of 10 and are washed down with beer or Chinese...
Gion, Higashiyama-ku · interesting places nearby
Gion Odori information
This is a quaint and charming geisha dance put on by the geisha of the Gion Higashi geisha district. It’s held from 1 to 10 November at the Gion Kaikan Theatre (祇園会館), near Yasaka-jinja.