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Feeling Zen world in temples of kyoto

8h $ 188 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Tofukiji Temple : Walk through a Zen temple and see typical layout of buildimgs.
  • Nanzenj Temple : Walk through "Sanmon" gate and get into the abbots hall and see typical Japanense house and rock gardens.
  • Ryoanji Temple : Sit down in front of the famous Rock Garden.
  • Daitokuji Daisen In : Get into the abbot's hall and see famous tea room and rock gardens.

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188.00 USD

FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person.
$ 18.80

Overview

One day Visit for Zen temples in Kyoto. Walk inside Zen temples, see traditional Japanese house architecture and rock gardens.
It is best chance for you to begin understandig Zen ideas.

What to Expect

You can see typical Japanese Zen temples. In Zen temple there is a big gate called "Sanmon". And in "Hojo" or chief abbot's living quarter you can see typical traditional Japanese house and rock gardens called "Kare Sansui".
Through experience of visiting Zen temples, you can feel and understand what Zen is.

Organized by Masanobu

Licensed Guide

Highlights

  • Tofukiji Temple : Walk through a Zen temple and see typical layout of buildimgs.
  • Nanzenj Temple : Walk through "Sanmon" gate and get into the abbots hall and see typical Japanense house and rock gardens.
  • Ryoanji Temple : Sit down in front of the famous Rock Garden.
  • Daitokuji Daisen In : Get into the abbot's hall and see famous tea room and rock gardens.

Important

What‘s included
guide fee, hotel pick-up
What‘s not included
Transportation fee, entrance fee,lunch
Meeting Point
At your hotel in Kyoyo
Ending Point
At your hotel in Kyoyo
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 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 at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

About Masanobu


Licensed Guide


Contact Masanobu
Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

I was born in Matsuyama city (Ehime Prefecture) and living in Toyonaka city, near Osaka for more than 20 years.
I have an experience living in three major cities Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka.
I try to guide guests about a variety of Japanese culture in easy English.
My favorite topic is Shinto shrines, Buddhist temples, martial arts, etc.


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