9th September FREE MONITOR TOUR! Explore "Kyotoite Quartier-Latin", a cultural chaos which incubated Nobel prize winners

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On 9th September we are doing a monitor tour for a NEW course in Sakyo ward, Near Kyoto Univ. It will not be a conventional sightseeing but would have a feel of going deep into the university area as well as the residential area mingled together.

As this is the monitor tour for investigating the interest of participants, the place we visit may change, but we are planning to see a shrine with a pair of peacock, two confectionaries both very popular among the locals, possibly a tofu shop, vegetable shop and finish with the sake store where we might be able to taste some of good sake.

The fee will be FREE on this day if you participate and tell us freely what you think and feel about our tour. (the costs for eating and tasting are on you if you wish to taste but it is not so expensive, less than 1000 yen maximum)

If you are interested, DO join us on this FREE monitor tour!


Date: Monday, 9th September
Time: 10:00 (finishes around 13:00)
The guide: Wako Kato
The Interpreter:Ayuko Yamaguchi
Meeting Place: Keihan Demachiyanagi st. on the ground floor, in front of the ticket gate of Eiden train
FREE OF CHARGE, but please give us your opinion.
Please contact deepestkyototour@gmail.com prior to participation


Possible Itinerary(subject to change):
-Tanaka Shrine (the origin for Japanese most common surname”Tanaka”, they keep a pair of peacocks)
-Mangetsu confectionary (famous for sweet named “Ajarimochi”)
Ryokujyuan Shimizu (“conpeito” candy confectionary)
Vegan restaurant or vegetable greengrocers
Sake shop (tasting sake)

(we will be taking Eiden train to Mototanaka st. The train fee 200 yen is needed)

We are waiting for you to join us and help us create a brand-new tour interactively!


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