Explore the Kyoto highlights with the local guide!
During this private tour you can visit 2 or 3 Kyoto Highlights which you should not miss while in Kyoto! and also time permitting, I will show you hidden beauty sites near our visit!
This walking tour takes approximately 4 hours using public transportations and we will walk around 10, 000 steps, strolling through temples and shrines.
As your private guide, I can arrange the itinerary according to your request and interests!
Here are some recommended lists of sites, please choose one from them and consider your tour plan based on it.
A: (East area) Kiyomizu Temple, Yasaka Shrine, Gion
B: (West area) Arashiyama (Tenryuji Temple, Bamboo grove)
C: (North area) Golden Pavilion, Rock Garden
D: (Northeast area) Silver Pavilion, Philosopher's path
E: (South area) Fushimi Inari Shrine
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Your hotel in Kyoto
End location: Your hotel in Kyoto or your convenient station,place in Kyoto
Duration: 4 hours
It is a walking tour basically using public transportations. However I will recommend using taxi some points to save energy and time.
Pick-up and drop-off services
Guide fees (including guide's transportation fares, and guide's admission fee)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
3000 JPY - *1,500 JPY/person - Admission fees (about 500JPY for each temple or shrine)
*1,500 JPY/person - Transportation fares
* In case of need, we will take a taxi to save time & energy. 600-2,000 JPY /car , according to the distance
Your transportation fares
Your admission fees
I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation (taxi,a chauffeured car) upon your request.
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Eri is an excellent guide- her tour was very informative and she gave us a good insight into the history and culture of Kyoto. She was charming and her English is excellent! She gave a very good recommendation about where to eat a fabulous dinner. We definitely recommend Eri!