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  • Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano is Japanese-style hotel, situated just 12 minutes walk from Kiyomizu Dera temple and 3 minutes walk from Yasaka Shrine. Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano is located close to numerous shrines and temples making it the perfect spot to base sightseeing around Gion and Higashiyama ( eastern hills of Kyoto ) district of Kyoto. Gion is originally developed in the Middle Ages, in front of Yasaka Shrine and well-known Maiko and Geisha districts in all of Japan.
  • Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano welcomes you with the warm hospitality.
  • [ Necessary time to sightseeing spot from Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano ]
    Yasaka Shrine : 3 minutes on foot / Maruyama Park : 3 minutes on foot / Yasaka Tower : 4 minutes on foot / Kodaiji temple : 5 minutes on foot / Kenninji temple : 8 minutes on foot / Kiyomizu Dera temple : 12 minutes on foot / Shijyo-kawara-machi : 15 minutes on foot / Shinkyougoku Shyotengai commercial avenue : 16 minutes on foot / Nishiki Ichiba Marketplace : 17 minutes on foot






  • Maiko performance is irregular, but we are holding it (Approximately 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm). Our guests can watch a dance of Maiko and take pictures with her.
  • Maiko performance is held on Sep 9, 13, 16, 19 and 23.


  • Kawayuka (Noryo Yuka on Kamo River) May 1 - Sept. 30
    In Kyoto, a type of restaurant balcony overlooking Kamo river, called 'kawayuka' Basically, the breeze-enjoying floor is mainly for enjoying the cool evenings; but in May or September, one can also enjoy the coolness of the daytime as well.
    Japanese web site : http://www.kyoto-yuka.com/ kawayuka/Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano
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  • Kobo Market On the 21st of every month
    To-ji Temple
    There is an antique market held on the To-ji temple grounds, affectionately called "Kobo market" or "Kobo-san."
    Web site:http://www.toji.or.jp/en/index.html to-ji/Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano
  • Temjin Market On the 25st of every month
    Kitano Tenman-gu Shrine
    On the 25st of every month a "Temjin Market" is opened in honor of Michizane Sugawara, and it has the atmosphere of a shrine festival.
    Web site:http://kitanotenmangu.or.jp/english/ to-ji/Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano


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  • Kyoto Ryokan Gion Sano
    504 Washio-cho, Gion-shimogawara, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-city 605-0072
    TEL : +81-75-561-0206 FAX : +81-75-561-7876
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