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Kyoto Golden tour

8 Hours
up to 5 people
English ( Business )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Kyoto is one of the most popuar tour sites in Japan, where there was the Japanese capital for more than 1000 years! There are a lot of temples and shrines which are worth
visiting. 17 of them are designated as World Cultural Heritage Sites. Kiyomizu temple, Kinkakuji temple, Nijojo castle, Arashiyama area, Gion Area, Fushimi Inari shrine and
so on are very famous and popular.


Feel free to personalize this offer with Satomi.

  • 09:30 AM

    Kiyomizu temple

    This temple is one of the most popular tourist sites in Kyoto! You can enjoy eating and shopping in the busy temple town.

  • 11:30 AM

    Gion area

    If you are lucky, you can see Maiko or Geiko, Japanese female entertainers in this area.

  • 13:00 PM

    Nijojo castle and so on

    The palace called Ninomaru Goten is so beautiful! You can also enjoy the beauty of Japanese garden.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in Kyoto
Ending Point At your hotel in Kyoto

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up in Kyoto area

What‘s not included

transportation fee ( you and guide ) : one day ticket for Kyoto city bus - 600 yen / adult, lunch ( you and guide ), entrance fee ( you and guide ), transportation fee ( guide ) :
guide lives in the town which is away from Kyoto, so I would like to charge you 5,000 yen for the transportation fee.


1) We will walk a lot, so please wear comfortable shoes.
2) Every time we enter a shrine or a temple, an admission fee is needed. Some of them may not accept credit cards, so please prepare cash.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

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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Reviews ( 1 )
4.0 (1) Reviews
Very Good
Joy Joy Philippines ( Family )
Very Good
1 year ago

“ Enjoyable tour. ”

Satomi is warm, knowledgeable and patient. Quite helpful too.


Thank you for your review I hope you enjoyed dinner!

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