Kyoto Highlights private 9 hour tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

274652


Categories

Youth and Family, Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. As long as they can walk for 10 or 20 min in each place and on the stairs.

Friendly: No.
No, Fushimi Inari shrine requires you to walk on the stairs.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

the best tour for the first time visitors


This tour covers the major sites in Kyoto. If you have enough time to see Kyoto in detail, This tour will be the best one.

The tour includes a castle, a shrine, a temple, an old cultural site and the nature forest. It covers all the aspects of Kyoto.

Kinkakuji temple known as the golden temple. the most important site

Nijo castle, Samurai castle and you will see inside of the building

Bamboo forest, walking in the forest

Fushimi Inari shrine known as the consecutive TORII gates

Gion : Geisha district

note : The sightseeing spots are dotted apart. Please understand we need time to move from one place to the other by public transportation ( maybe 30 min or more in each time )

Itinerary

Meeting at your hotel or JR Kyoto station, ( in front of bus ticket service next to the bus terminal )
Subway and city bus--
Kinkakuji temple
city bus --
Nijo castle
subway and the private train line Randen --
walking Bamboo forest ( including stopping by Nonomiya shrine )
JR train--
Fushimi Inari shrine
The private train line, Keihan---
Gion ( Geisha district )

The tour ends in Gion.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Monument/Building

Duration: 9 hours

Transportation

We use public transportation.
City bus, city subway, Private train lines, and JR

What’s Included

Other: My service as your private guide, My transportation and admission cost

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5500 JPY/person - admission fees - total 1400 yen( Nijo castle 1000 yen+Kinkakuji 400 yen), transportation cost total 1680 yen. plus lunch ( 1000~3000 yen )

What’s Extra

Other: Your transportation and admission fees ( plus lunch ) are not included. plus personal spending such as souvenirs and snacks

[IMPORTANT]
"You are required to purchase your own travel insurance prior to the tour"

Restrictions

I do not have a commercial driver's license. I cannot drive during the tours.

A Recent Review of this tour

Tomoko is a very patient and very good guide...she is very knowledgeable about all the places we visited..she paid attention to my pace because I have a hip problem..she made sure we saw everything important and she was flexible when we had to do certain things that were personal....she has a good outlook and very friendly. I will recommend her highly.
Grace Enriqueta Victoria

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    Tour Price

    255 GBP(for up to 8 people) (duration: 9 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    274652


    Categories

    Youth and Family, Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. As long as they can walk for 10 or 20 min in each place and on the stairs.

    Friendly: No.
    No, Fushimi Inari shrine requires you to walk on the stairs.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

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