Personalized Full-day Kyoto tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

429469


Categories

Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Enjoy Kyoto with a personalised tour according to your interests and preferences


During this full-day Kyoto Tour, you can visit five to six sites in most cases.
I can plan an itinerary which best fits your preference and interest.

Not only visiting heritage sites such as temples and/or shrines but also cultural experiences such as tea ceremony or sake tasting etc. can be included.

Itinerary

The itinerary can be customized according to your preference and interest.

Sample Itinerary 1 - North-Eastern Kyoto: Ginkaku-ji temple, also known as the silver pavilion, -> the philosopher's path -> Eikando temple -> Nanzenji-temple -> Murin-an garden -> Heian Jingu shrine

Sample Itinerary 2 - Central and Northern Kyoto: Nijo castle -> Kinkaku-ji temple, also known as the golden pavilion -> Kitano Tenmangu Shrine -> Kamishichiken Geisha district -> Daitokuji temple

Sample Itinerary 3 - North-Western Kyoto with Arashiyama: Nijo castle -> Kinkaku-ji temple, also known as the golden pavilion -> the bamboo forest -> Okochi sanso villa -> Tenryuji Temple

Sample Itinerary 4 - South-Eastern Kyoto: Fushimi Inari Taisha -> Tofukuji temple -> Sanjyu-Sangendo temple -> Kiyomizu temple -> Gion district

Sample Itineraty 5 - Central Kyoto: Nijo castle -> Kyoto Imperial Palace -> Nishiki market -> Gion District including Kenninji temple -> Kodaiji temple

Cultural experience can be combined with these itineraries.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel or public facility (e.g. train station) in Kyoto city

End location: At your hotel or public facility (e.g. train station) in Kyoto city

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Public Transport or taxi

What’s Included

Other: Guide fee
Pick-up service
Transportation for the guide from home to your pick-up place.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5000 Japanese Yen - - Admission to each temple/touristic sites - from 500 JPY to 1,000 JPY per site
- Public transport (bus, subway, train) - around 200-300 JPY for one section
- Taxi - approx. 700 JPY for 1.5 km.

Note: The above estimate of local payments do not include food and beverage.

What’s Extra

Other: Transportation fare (public transport, taxi).
Admission fee for the temples.
Food and beverage.

This tour is not covered by insurance, so please make sure you are under your own insurance.

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation upon request.

A Recent Review of this tour

Katsuko was wonderful. She was so informative and molded the itinerary to all the sights we wanted to see. We had the best day exploring Kyoto with Katsuko.
Becky Allman

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Private tour guide Katsuko

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