1. Enjoy a leisurely tour to Kyoto’s recommended sightseeing spots on this guided tour.
2. This tour is limited to 18 people! Participants will have a rare chance to tour the inside of the five storied pagoda known as Yasaka-no-To.
3. Relax sipping green tea at Shoren-in Temple.
08:30 – 09:00
Hotels in Kyoto City
Pick-up service from hotels to New Miyako Hotel
Depart from New Miyako Hotel
All transportation on this tour is by bus.
Remarks: Depending on the number of customers, this tour may use a sedan, jumbo taxi or a bus.
Shimogamo Shrine (35 min)
A UNESCO World Heritage Site. This shrine is surrounded by a forest known as Tadasu-no-Mori (Forest of Correction). This quiet and mystical temple will make you forget you’re still in the city limits of Kyoto.
Kinkaku-ji Temple (60 min)
Visit this World Heritage Site, also known as the Golden Pavilion. The wooden architecture is covered in thin layers of pure gold and is surrounded by a beautiful lake.
Lunch (Japanese-style) (70 min)
Enjoy Kyoto-style Japanese cuisine at this restaurant in Kitayama, Kyoto.
Shoren-in Temple (50 min)
This refined temple is known for its connection with the Imperial Family. Enjoy an unhurried walk around the garden and sip on green tea while enjoying the surroundings.
Hokan-ji Temple (Yasaka-no-To Pagoda) (40 min)
Participants on this tour will be granted exclusive access to the inside of this five storied pagoda which is a landmark of Higashiyama. Climb up to the second level and check out the interior of this historic structure. This is a rare chance that you won’t find anywhere else.
Afterwards, walk through historic Ninenzaka and Sannenzaka pedestrian streets towards Kiyomizu-dera Temple.
Kiyomizu-dera Temple (80 min)
The view of Kyoto from the World Heritage Site of Kiyomizu-dera is superb. The historic shopping lane that leads to the temple adds to a wonderful experience.
17:00 – 17:30
From Kiyomizu-dera Temple to each hotel
Remarks: It is possible to connect to the Kyoto Night Tour from this tour. Connections can be made at Kyoto Hotel Okura and Kiyomizu-dera Temple’s bus parking lot.
Child 6-11 years From $275.00