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.
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 Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 8 hours
Public Transport or taxi
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.
I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation upon request.
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Katsuko san showed me everything I wanted to see and was very knowledgeable and informative about all the sites in Kyoto. She helped me get the most out of my limited in in Higashiyama.