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Miyagawacho Kaburenjo

Miyagawasuji, Higashi-ku, Kyoto 605-0801, Kyoto Prefecture
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2 weeks ago
“Avoid tea ceremony but must see the Geisha dance!”
17 Apr 2017
“Perfect spectacle!”
Miyagawasuji, Higashi-ku, Kyoto 605-0801, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We bought the tickets including the tea ceremony. It spoiled our expectations right at the start. The whole thing goes on so fast it a ridiculous (less than 10 min). People speak loudly, no one looks and listen at the geishas, and the hostess rush...More

1  Thank yzzabelle
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

With a friend we were determined to see a geisha spectacle. After feeling that Gion Corner is a bit too touristy we decided to go here. Tickets could be bought outside this Cultural Center on the day of the show (running 3x daily from 1st...More

Thank Lukasz K
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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Went to the Kyō Odori spring dances here. We bought tickets directly from the ticket office onsite and paid extra to include the tea ceremony. The Geiko and Maiko dances were truly amazing and I was so pleased to be able to see them. We...More

5  Thank Natasha C
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Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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Glenn R
13 June 2017|
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Response from Emma C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Glenn, I'm afraid it is a spring dance, so only on in April. There are other Geisha dances at Gion Corner, though.