Kyoto 7 hours private tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Hiking and Walking, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (advanced), German (basic), Japanese (fluent)

Winter season limited tour.

I make a sample itinerary below and you can change it as you like. You can choose about 4 places. It's depends on locations.

Sample itinerary is as below;

Golden pavilion, Arashiyama (Bamboo forest and Togetsu bridge) and lunch, Fushimi Inari and Gion area(Geisha district)


I make a sample itinerary below and you can change it as you like.

Head to Arashiyama area where west side of Kyoto. Visit Bamboo forest and walk around the river near Togetsu bridge.

Take Hankyu train to southwest. Visit Kiyomizu temple. Walk on Sannenzaka street where we can see many shops. If they need a break, there is the Hello Kitty cafe.

Walk to Gion area and explore the Geisha district.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel foyer or upon your request

End location: Your hotel or upon your request

Duration: 7 hours

7 hours private tour.


Mainly by public transportation like bus and trains. One day bus pass is 600yen.
If you are tired and save your energy, you can use taxis from place to place. That taxi fare is not included. If you take taxi about 10mins, it will be 10 dollars. And max 4 people can ride in one taxi.

What’s Included

My services as your private guide for 7.00 h tour.
To create your own trailer-made tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3500 Yen - Entrance fee of temple 500yen * 2,
Transportation fee 1500yen,
Lunch 1000yen

What’s Extra

Transportation (we'll use public transport)
Meals(Lunch, snack etc.)
Travel insurance (please have your own on your travel during my tour)

*If you want to use a taxi, we can catch the taxi from point to point. Usually about from 1000 yen to 3000 yen.


I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation upon request.
To hire a big taxi is about 50,000yen for 8hours in Kyoto.

A Recent Review of this tour

Tomo is knowledgeable, flexible, friendly and attentive. We had a day in Kyoto which we will never forget thanks to Tomo.
Charles Hilliard

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