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Kyoto Kiyomizu and Fushimi Tour

by MAKOTO
(17) Reviews
7h $ 185 Price up to 6 people

Highlights

  • Fushimi Inari Grand Shrine: No.1 popular spot with thousands of Torii gates
  • Kiyomizudera Temple: Nice view of whole Kyoto city with famous 13 meter-high temple veranda
  • Sannen-zaka/Ninen-zaka: Ancient atmosphere well remained here
  • Kodaiji Temple: Built by Nene, the wife of samurai leader Toyotomi Hideyoshi. Elegant Zen garden is well known
  • Yasaka Shrine: Famous for the summer festival called Gion Festival
  • Nishiki Food Market street: This street is called Kitchen of Kyoto people, where seafood, vegetable, pickles, etc. are sold
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184.80 USD

Price up to 6 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person.
$ 17.60

Overview

This tour is designed for the tourist, who is interested in the atmosphere of ancient capital, and cultures.
This is walking tour of Kiyomizu area through Yasaka Shrine, where the ancient atmosphere is well remained.
We plan to visit Nishimi Food Market street to see the food culture of Kyoto people also.

What to Expect

You will enjoy the atmosphere of ancient capital, as if you were time-slipped to ancient city.
There are many Kimono rental shops and people enjoy to wear the Kimono and walk around this area.
At Nishiki Food Market, you will see many local food, and you can eat them with reasonable price.

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Highlights

  • Fushimi Inari Grand Shrine: No.1 popular spot with thousands of Torii gates
  • Kiyomizudera Temple: Nice view of whole Kyoto city with famous 13 meter-high temple veranda
  • Sannen-zaka/Ninen-zaka: Ancient atmosphere well remained here
  • Kodaiji Temple: Built by Nene, the wife of samurai leader Toyotomi Hideyoshi. Elegant Zen garden is well known
  • Yasaka Shrine: Famous for the summer festival called Gion Festival
  • Nishiki Food Market street: This street is called Kitchen of Kyoto people, where seafood, vegetable, pickles, etc. are sold

Important

This is mainly walking tour about two hours and walking shoes are recommended to prepare.

What‘s included
Guide fee, hotel pick-up in Kyoto.
What‘s not included
Transportation fee(you and guide) 1000 yen for train/subway
Lunch, Entrance fee at Kiyomizu temple and Kodaiji temple(1000 yen)
Meeting Point
Kyoto station or hotel in Kyoto
Ending Point
Kyoto station
Duration
7 hours
Starting time
09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 6 people   Flexible

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

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

Starting and ending points of the tour.

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.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 17 )
MARIBEL MARIBEL United States ( Family )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ OSAKA Day Tour ”

Makoto was really an excellent guide! I made last minute changes of our day tour in Osaka and he was really accommodating about it. He took us to eat Japanese pizza! It was an experience! He was kind, courteous and very knowledgeable! I would definitely recommend Makoto to have as a guide when touring Osaka. Thank you Makoto! We had a good time!

MAKOTO:

Dear Maribel, Thanks for your nice comments. I am so happy that you enjoy the tour and Osaka. I enjoyed also being with you. Thank you for your choosing me of your guide. Best regards Mac Yokoyama

Jane Jane Canada ( Couple )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ Most prepared guide we’ve ever had. ”

Right from the start, Mac did everything to make our tour as pleasant and comfortable and interesting as possible. He immediately provided us with some great visuals that clarified complex Japanese history and made the Osaka destinations come alive. They are so good we intend to keep these and share them with our friends. Mac introduced us to a typical Osaka lunch which was delicious. He helped us learn Japanese phrases and has a great sense of humour. Everything was tailored to our interests and the pace was perfect. We were lucky to have Mac as our guide and would recommend him to anyone.

MAKOTO:

Dear Jane, Thanks for your nice comments. I also enjoyed so much as you have such keen interest on Japanese culture, history, and food etc. It was pleasure that I got nice ffed back on what I have explained at each spot. Thank you very much for your choosing me of your guide. Mac Yokoyama

Maureen Maureen Australia ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ KYOTO IN A DAY ”

Makoto was very friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Had a great day.

MAKOTO:

Dear Maureen Thanks for your omments. I am very pleased to know that you enjoyed the ttour of Kyoto. Thanks for your choosing me of yoir guide. Mac Yokoyama

ELOISE ELOISE United States ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Makoto Yokoyama is a intelligent, dependable and caring guide who put our needs first! ”

I was thoroughly impressed with our Licensed Guide, Mac Yokoyama! Mac was there at our Hotel at Kansai Airport to greet us at 8:15 AM. At the beginning of our tour, Mac gave my husband, son and I a written itinerary of our tour with expected times for our visits. He listed all the trains and subways we will need and recommended we use the Osaka Amazing Pass to eliminate needing time to purchase tickets at all the train stations, subways and the buildings we were going to visit. I had made an error in purchasing the wrong Amazing Passes the night before, but Mac helped me to return the errant passes and we bought the right set of passes and were on our way. After climbing the subway stairs, my husband developed pain in his legs and couldn't climb anymore stairs when we got to Osaka Castl... read more

MAKOTO:

Dear Eloise, Thanks for your nice and through report. I am so pleased to see that you have enjoyed the tour in Japan. In the stage of preparation of this tour, you have given me good suggestions, which made big difference in planning the tour and I have learned a lot based on your suggestions. Thanks again for your choosing me of your guide. Best regards. Mac Yokoyama

Saunders Ian Saunders United Kingdom ( Friends )
Excellent
2 months ago

“ Great tour guide ”

Makoto gave us a great tour of Kyoto and provided us with some great knowledge.

MAKOTO:

Dear Saunders, Thanks for your nice comment. You worked so hard and I was impressed. I beieve that your vidoe filming was successful in Japan. Best regards. Mac Yokoyama

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