Essential Kyoto private tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shopping, Religious Heritage, Local Experience, First Time Visitor


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), Italian (conversational), Japanese (fluent)

The very highlights of Kyoto in one day

This is a private tour, in which you can enjoy the very highlights of Kyoto just in one day.
Highly recommended to the first comers to Kyoto who would like to have a first impression.


Arashiyama area
Bamboo forest
Tenryuji zen temple
Kinkakuji the golden pavilion

Nishiki traditional food market
Yasaka no to (Five storied pagoda)
Kiyomizudera temple
Fushimi Inari Shrine

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel in Kyoto
Or Tourist information center in JR Kyoto station 2F.

End location: At your hotel in Kyoto or JR Kyoto station.

Duration: 8 hours


Train and on foot.

What’s Included

Other: Pick up at your hotel in Kyoto
Transportation fare for guide

Estimated Local Cash Needed

4000 JPY - Transportation fare, Admission fee and Lunch

What’s Extra

Other: Your transportation fare
Lunch for you and guide
Admission fee

A Recent Review of this tour

Excellent. Koji showed us the essentials of Kyoto in one day. Even though we covered a lot of ground spread out through Kyoto it did not feel rushed. He even took the time to show us the good spots to take pictures or take pictures of us. Very patient, as we are not the fastest walker, helpful and very knowledgable on the subject matters. We had a great time and definitely would recommend him. Arigatōgozaimashita and greetings from Switzerland!
Sandrine Schwarzmann

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