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We recommend approximately 2 hours for each place.

If you choose too many places, Our guides will make the best itinerary for you based on your selected tour duration.

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Select this option to have your knowledgeable tour guide decide the best itinerary for your trip. if you've selected some spots, they will be taken into consideration.
Fushimi Inari Shrine.
Fushimi Inari Shrine – A 1,300 years old shrine for the God of bountiful crops and prosperous business
Kiyomizu-dera – Kyoto’s most popular tourist attraction
Sanjusangen-do .
A museum of Buddhist statues – 1001 life-size statues of Senju Kannon
Eikan-do, where you can refresh your soul from the beautiful autumn leaves and the Mikaeri Amida
Enjoy Kyoto at its Most “Kyoto-esque”: Gion
Shoren-in, associated with the Emperor. Its pond garden and fusuma (sliding doors) paintings are exquisite
Toei Kyoto Studio Park.
Get to know the attraction of a period drama, this is a large-scale theme park where you can meet samurai and ninja
Tenryu-ji Temple.
Tenryu-ji Temple, a World Heritage site with the spectacular Unryu-zu (image of the cloud dragon) and a garden from 700 years ago
Arashiyama, a prominent tourist spot in Kyoto where you can enjoy the great outdoors
Katsura Imperial Villa.
Katsura Imperial Villa, a Japanese garden at its peak beauty, in harmony with nature throughout the four seasons
Saiho-ji Temple (Koke-dera).
Covered in 120 kinds of moss, it’s a splendid garden which spreads out like a green carpet.
Enjoy exploring temples and typical Kyoto-style cobblestone streets
Yasaka Shrine.
The guardian deity of the Hanamachi (geisha quarter) providing hope through protection against evil, the warding off of disease, and prosperity of business
A tranquil area surrounded by mountain greenery with temples scattered throughout
Sanzen-in Temple.
Time passes slowly in the temple grounds surrounded by flora such as moss and cedars.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you!

Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
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