guided tour

・ from 18:00 to 21:00

¥7,000 per person

backstreet night tour

Kyoto is famous for temples, but the best hidden bars aren't on any tourist maps.  For them, you need a local introduction.  Our bilingual guides will guarantee you experience an unforgettable evening in the cultural capital of Japan.


Enjoy delicious food, drinks, and local introductions to the coolest, authentic backstreet bars Kyoto has to offer.  Explore the neon-lit alleyways of Kyoto after dark for a historically good time.


・Bilingual guide.

・Introductory drink.

・Izakaya dinner & first drink there.

・Walking tour & Bar introductions.

what does the tour involve?

act one

  The night begins with an introductory drink and friendly banter in a local haunt.  Start the tour in style, soaking in the history and local flavors of Kyoto.

・includes your first drink here.

act two

  After a stroll down the shotengai, you'll enjoy dinner in an awesome local izakaya.  Continue the tour with laughter, another drink and a full stomach.

・includes dinner & your first drink here.

act three

  We'll take you on a walking tour through some of our favorite back streets and alleyways.  Get a feel for the city that extends far beyond the crowded tourist highlights.

・includes great photo opportunities.

act four

  Enjoy a personal introduction into the foods and drinks that locals enjoy in tiny, hidden bars off the beaten tourist track.

・includes drink introductions from your bilingual guide.

act five

After the tour your guide will introduce you to your choice of lively bars, delicious late-night food, or nightclubs so that your evening can continue on as late as you like.

・personal introduction to other great venues.