Personalized Kyoto Cultural Experience Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

429495


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Enjoy cultural experiences unique to Japan


This tour is a bridge that connects you and unique cultural experiences in Kyoto:
- Tea Ceremony
- Kimono Textile Weaving
- Kimono Textile dying
- Pottery making
- Sake Tasting
- Zen Meditation
- A visit to traditional crafts workshop such as Bamboo, Lacquerware, Incense, etc.

Before the tour, a booking of a cultural experience will be done on your behalf.
On the day of the tour, you will be taken to the place of cultural experiences and the guide will work as an interpreter.

Itinerary

Cultural experiences as below can be arranged according to your interest.
A visit to a famous temple and/or a shine can be combined with the cultural experience:

- Tea Ceremony
- Sake Tasting
- Food Market
- Zen meditation
- Visit a traditional handcraft workshop.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

The standard duration of this tour is three hours, however it may vary depending on a type of cultural experiences.

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 - - Fee for cultural experience varies depending on the contents - usually between 3000 JPY and 5000 JPY
- 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: Fee for cultural experiences.
- Cancellation policy set by each cultural experience place is to be applied on this tour. Cancellation policy differs depending on the place and it will be notified to you when the tour is booked.

Transportation fare (public transport, taxi).
Admission fee to 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 is very friendly and very knowledgeable of everything Kyoto. We had an amazing time in Kyoto due to this wonderful lady.
Maria Marinho

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    Tour Price

    112 USD(for up to 5 people) (duration: 3 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    429495


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

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