Our flagship store is located in the picturesque pleasure quarter of Gion,
close to the famous Yasaka Shrine. Inspired by our surroundings,
inside the store you’ll find a warm and hospitable space
just like the traditional tea houses served by geisha in the area.
5 minutes on foot from the shop
One of Kyoto’s most important shrines, Yasaka Shrine has been a symbol of the city for more than 1000 years, playing host to the world-famous Gion Matsuri every summer.
3 minutes on foot from the shop
This picture-perfect street is lined with traditional tea houses and quaint restaurants that have been kept that way for centuries.
8 minutes on foot from the shop
Nicknamed “the most beautiful street in Kyoto”, Shirakawa is beloved by locals and visitors alike for its weeping willows that reach from the cobblestone street and dip into the river.
10 minutes on foot from the shop
The oldest zen temple in Kyoto houses many national treasures related to Buddhism in Japan, including the recent “Twin Dragons” – a ceiling painting created to mark the 800th anniversary of the temple.