Kyoto landmarks & sake tasting - Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

36777


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Enjoy must-see spots and sake museum with a private guide


This tour fits for those who want to visit famous tourist spots as well as sake tasting. We start from Gion, geicha district where you feel traditional Japanese architecture. Then we walk along the way called Sannenzaka Slope to enjoy shopping at lovely small shops to Kiyomizu Temple. This temple is standing on the hillside, so you can see the nice view of Kyoto city.
Then move to Gekkeikan Same Museum for tasting. The last spot is Fushimi Inari Shrine famous for its more than thousand red torii gates.

This tour is changeable depending on your request. Please let me know your request.

Itinerary

hotel → Gion area → Sannenzaka Slope  → Kiyomizu Temple → lunch & shopping → Gekkeikan Sake Museum (sake tasting) → Fushimi Inari Shrine

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel or at JR Kyoto Station.

End location: I can end the tour where I met you if you wish. Or if you feel comfortable after 8 hours, I can leave you to explore on your own.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Basically by train and walking.
But this tour is flexible depending on your request. If you like to take a taxi, it's OK.

What’s Included

My service as your private guide. It also includes my transportation to and from the meeting place, food and entrance fees.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1700 yen/person - Entrance fee 700 yen ( Kiyomizu Temple 400 yen, Gekkeikan sake museum 300 yen)
Transpiration fee around 1000 yen (depends on the start place)

What’s Extra

Your transportation fees: about 1,000 yen (depending on the start place) for Keihan train and subway

Your entrance fees: 700 yen including Kiyomizu Temple and Gekkeikan Sake Museum

Your lunch and souvenirs

A Recent Review of this tour

Setsuko was very friendly, informative and flexible. She was of great help in helping us arranging for an ad hoc rental of kimono and making sure the tour was child friendly. This is my second time using tourbylocals and I highly recommend them in getting your easy going stress free personal tour.
Terence Kee

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