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The secret lives of Maiko and Geiko


   Get a glimpse of secret lives of Maiko and Geiko, Kyoto and Japan's real "living treasure." Why are they living treasures? Because they are highly educated successors of Japanese culture and tradition. They actually saved Kyoto city when Emperor Meiji left for Tokyo and Kyoto lost its status as the national capital around 1900. Ask our guide for details.

   If you want to have dinner with a Maiko, there are some opportunities out there. However, that could cost a fortune. On the other hand, if you are lucky enough just to go to a street around there and happen to see one, you are likely to get fooled by "fake" one by tourists.

   If you join our tour with local, knowledgeable professional guide, you'll have more chance to see a genuine Maiko while learning the history and life as Maiko and Geiko: how they enter the "flower district," what they learn to become Maiko and then Geiko, and so on. 

   Our night tour in flower districts show you the most beautiful and vivid aspects of Kyoto and Japanese night life. You don't want to miss it.


Your hotel→Ponto cho→Miyagawa cho→Gion



If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation rates and remittance charge will be charged.
(1) 14 days - 3 days prior to the program date: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 2 days of the day before the program date: 50 % of the program fee
(3) a day before the program date: 100 % of the program fee


Basic Fee (Per Group)
Fee per Person

Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax


Ponto cho Miyagawa cho Gion


Guiding fee, Public transportation fee (For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.)


Cost of meal, admission fee and sightseeing activities


◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.
◆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 at to check an availability and share the information.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are also available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us at as soon as possible.  We will check the availability.
◆Our business hours are from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside the business hours, we will look into it and respond on the next business day.
will check an availability.
◆Deadline for booking of this program is 10:00 am of 3 business days (JST) prior to the program date except for the peak season described in the note below.
When booking the programs held during the peak season and after the deadline, please be sure to email us at to confirm an availability.
Please note that any programs to be held during the peak season and booked after the deadline without a prior confirmation may not be guaranteed.
*Note : Peak season is from March 20th to April 30th.




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