A Visit to Stunning Kyoto Japanese Gardens

Tour Number

Activity Level

429483


Categories

Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Explore renowned Japanese gardens in Kyoto where is a garden lover's paradise.


Kyoto is a paradise for garden lovers.
During this tour, you can visit several beautiful Japanese gardens with various styles.

I can customize places to visit according to your preference and interest.

Itinerary

Here is a recommended itinerary. It can be customized according to your preference and interest:

1. A palace style garden at Ninna-Ji temple
2. A dry landscape garden (or a ZEN garden) at Ryoanji temple and/or Nanzen-Ji temple
3. An early modern naturalistic style garden at Murin-an
4. A pure land style garden at Byodo-in temple.

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 transportation or taxi

What’s Included

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

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.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Katsuko O.

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