Home Japan Kyoto Higashiyama tour

Highlights

  •   Kiyomozudera temple
  •   Kodaiji temple
  •   Gion area
  •   Heianjingu shrine

Information

City Kyoto
Meeting Point At your hotel
Ending Point At your hotel
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 8h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 15
Booking
8h
When?

People

273.00 USD

final price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

Would you go to Higashiyama area !!
This area is eastern part of Kyoto.
Many people come here everyday to see temples and shrines. Also you can buy traditional Japanese souvenir.
Kiyomizudera temple, Kidaiji temple, Gion area, Heianjingu shrine-
You can feel traditional Kyoto atmosphere!!
And in this tour, you also experience Tea ceremony and have Kimono !!


What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up

What‘s not included

transportation fee (you and guide), lunch, entrance fee, tea ceremony fee, kimono rental fee

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is entrance fee?

Kiyomizudera temple -¥300
Kodaiji temple-¥500

Is gentleman also rent Kimono?

Yes. Lady and gentleman can rent Kimono, which is about ¥3500 each.

How much is transportation fee?

It is ¥500, 1-day bus ticket.
It is from your hotel to Kiyomizudera temple. Kiyomizudera, Kodaiji,and Gion are in near area. To Heianjinju shrine, it takes about 20min on foot or 10min by bus.

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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction.

Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
More Frequently Asked Questions

Example of your tour experience

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

The TripleLights Difference

Its more affordable than it seems. Our pricing is often per-tour (not per-person), so if your group is 2 or more people, you'll most probably pay less than if you took a bus tour.

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Every tour is customizable. Every tour can be customised to your time, needs and preferences! Simply confirm your booking and contact the guide to make the changes. There is no risk and you have free cancellation with a 100% refund guarantee!

Go at your own pace. Take your time for pictures or slow down to see as much as you want. With your private guide your tour is flexible.

Enjoy Japan with a local guide. With intimate access to places off the beaten paths you can have a more in-depth experience not seen on bus tours.

All tours are private. Enjoy a deeper learning experience as your guide will be 100% focused on you and the people traveling with you.

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Reviews

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Umberto
2 months ago , ( Family ) , From: Italy

“ An excellent guide. ”

I booked the guide for a friend of mine and his family. They told me she was a wonderful guide.


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Cashreen
4 months ago , ( Family ) , From: Malaysia

“ Kyoto Japan ”

Fumi was very helpful ... thanks for her help ...

Fumi:
Hi, Cashreen Thank you very much. I had a great time with you. I am waiting for you again. See you. Fumi

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Michelle
8 months ago , From: United States

Fumi was a wonderful guide who showed us the Higashiyama District during our stay. She was able to schedule a tea ceremony at our request which was a perfect serene ending to our afternoon! She was very patient with our questions and knowledgeable of the history of Kyoto. We truly enjoyed our day! Thank you Fumi!

Fumi:
Hi, Michelle. Thank you very much. It was a great tour for me. Because you are very interested in Japanese culture and I could enjoy talking with you!! After you go back to USA, I always miss you. Thank you for coming to Japan. See you again!! Fumi

Fariza Fariza
11 months ago , From: Malaysia

Thank you very much Fumi-san. You are very helpful guide and we are sorry if trouble you during our tour. will keep in touch in future.

Fumi:
Hi, Fariza. Thank you so much. Did you enjoy Tokyo tour ? Pls keep in touch in the future. I am waiting for your contact. Fumi

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Nor
1 year ago , From: Malaysia

I would like to thanks to Fumi-san for be our guide for 2 days in Kyoto. Very Helpful guide.


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