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Fushimi & Arashiyama enjoyable tour

by Rick
(10) Reviews
8h $ 249 Price up to 4 people

Highlights

  • Fushimi classic boat riding
  • Ohkura Sake Brewery
  • Bamboo Groove & Kameyama Park
  • Monkey park or Tenryuuji temple (Choice of either one)

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249.20 USD

Price up to 4 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person.
$ 62.30
Extra hour.
$ 31.15

Overview

This tour takes you to the two areas, Fushimi and Arashiyama. Both areas are a little away from central Kyoto and have the serene atmosphere that makes you feel comfortable. Please enjoy another Kyoto with classical boat riding, playing with monkeys, etc.

What to Expect

In the past, Fushimi area was a port facing to a large lake. Now you can enjoy riding the classical boat through the river and also enjoy visiting classical Sake brewery where you can feel the old days and even try tasting various Sake.
Arashiyama is the area where still keeps atmosphere of ancient Kyoto. In addition to the Bamboo groove walk, you can enjoy the garden of Tenryuuji temple or playing with monkeys in the monkey park.
I am sure this tour makes a memorable day in your stay in Kyoto.

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Highlights

  • Fushimi classic boat riding
  • Ohkura Sake Brewery
  • Bamboo Groove & Kameyama Park
  • Monkey park or Tenryuuji temple (Choice of either one)

Important

Operated from Mar.25 to Dec.3 2018. 

Please send me a message in advance if you want to reserve a tour of two or more cosecutive days.

1. This tour is operated from Mar. 25 to Dec. 3. 2018 based on boat operation schedule.
2. Monday is off from Jun. to Oct. based on boat operation schedule.
3. The tour may not be operated when classical boat is full reserved especially in April. As early reservation as possible is recommend.

What‘s included
Guide fee, Hotel pick-up in central Kyoto area
What‘s not included
Boat riding fee(1,200JPY), Transportation fee (apx. 1,500JPY), Lunch, Dinner,
Entrance fee(apx.1,000JPY)
Meeting Point
At the lobby of your hotel in central Kyoto
Ending Point
The last spot or your hotel in central Kyoto
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 4 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.
Reviews ( 10 )
Good
1 month ago |   by Ellie

“ Patient and knowledgeable ”

Spent the day with Rick at Fushimi-Shirne and Boyoedin Area, he’s a good wealth of knowledge on both attractions. Throughly enjoyed the day with a visit to sake brewery too. I had my elderly parents with me and Rick was always mindful of their slower pace, which was great. English may not be as fluent but no major dramas in understanding each other.

Excellent
1 month ago |   by TIm

“ Prepared, engaging, and above the call of duty. ”

We had Rick be our tour guide for one day for our visit to Kyoto, throughout the day we found Rick to be very excellent. Using public transportation, Rick expertly guided us through the highlights of Kyoto, giving us peace of mind and deeper insight into the locations we visited. Most notably was his knowledge and preparedness of the places we went to, for instance having a graphic presentation for every detail in Nijo-jo castle. After the bulk of the tour, Rick found us a great spot for dinner, and even as it was late he offered to guide us back to our hotel. We wholeheartedly enjoyed our time with Rick as our tour guide in Kyoto and definitely recommend his services.

Excellent
1 month ago |   by Patricia

“ Day trip to Ugi and Nara ”

We spent a wonderful day with Rick. First he went out of his way to help us reserve our train tickets for our time in Japan! Then we continued on our way to see Ugi and Nara! He was a terrific guide, easy to be with and very flexible. We highly recommend Rick.

Very Good
1 month ago |   by Frank

“ A full day with Rick ”

We had a wonderful full day with Rick. He understood our needs and we had a fun time touring the various highlights in Kyoto. Rick speaks good English and is pleasant to be with. He was very kind and knowledgeable and made our first day in Kyoto most memorable. Thank you.

Excellent
2 months ago |   by Boris

“ Great alternative to a group tour ”

Rick was very helpfull and gave us a very good presentation of Kyoto. He was very attentive and was very accomodative to all of our needs

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