Ponto-cho is located in Kyoto Nakagyo ward, The street is Hanamachi that lies between the Kamogawa river and Kiyamachi St.
Hanamachi means geisha district.
From one south of the path of Sanjo(the third) Street to Shijō(the forth) Street, running between Kamogawa river and Kiyamachi Street north to south, is the narrow streets of cobblestone.
Other Hanamachi specific commercial form, also lined general eateries.
Pontocho Kaburenjo Theater is located at the end of the north.