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Experience hosted by Russ

90 mins
Up to 6 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

We will meet up at Demachiyanagi Station and walk through Shimogamo shrine I will talk about all the elements including the sub-shrines and describe its historical significance. We will finish as Demachiyanagi Station.

Russ's commitment to safety

This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines—including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practicing good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.
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From $14
/ person
Sun, Apr 18
$19 per person
$19 per person
Mon, Apr 19
$19 per person
$19 per person
Tue, Apr 20
$19 per person
$19 per person

Meet your host, Russ

Host on Airbnb since 2017
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I have been living in Kyoto for 6years. I have an MA in Garden History and a Postgraduate Certificate in Environmental Education. I am also a landscape architect. I have been awarded 3 silver medals in garden design at the Royal Welsh Show
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Where you'll be

We'll visit Tadasu no Mori forest, a surviving fragment of ancient forest which surrounds the shrine. We'll visit Kawai Shrine where ema or prayer tablets on which you can draw your ideal face. We'll visit the Rugby Shrine the site of the first rugby match held in western japan. We'll visit the main shrine complex. We'll visit Mitarashi-sha, a sub shrine set above a natural spring.
April 2021
The walking tour with Russ was great! I learned so many new things about Kyoto and Shimogamo. Russ knows well the geography and botanicals of Kyoto, highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants to learn some unique things.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend.