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Highlights

  •   Konchi-in, Tenjuan, Nanzennji
  •   Nanzenn-ji Main gate
  •   Twisted Tunnel

Information

City Kyoto
Meeting Point At Keage Stastion of Kyoto City subway Exit 2
Ending Point At Keage Station of Kyoto City subway
Departure 09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 3h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 15
Booking
3h
When?

People

135.00 USD

total price for up to 15 people

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra trip to philosopher's road ( If you want to walk along the philosopher's road, I am happy to take you there.). 9.00 USD

What to Expect

Konchi-in Temple is one of the subordinte temples of Nanzen-ji Temple, which is the head temple of the Nanzen-ji branch of Rinzai Sect of Zen Buddhism. Originally founded by the priest Daigo in the 15th Century in the Kitayama ourskirt of the morthern section of Kyoto City, it was later transferred to its present place by the priest Suden. For more than 25years in the early 17th century, Suden, who was also known as the "prime minister in the black robe", dominated in the fields of politics,diplamacy and culture.
All of the present buildings of Nanzen-ji Temple were constructed in the 16th century. Moreover many of them are designated as "Important Cultural Assets". Konchi-in has a famous dry landscape garden, Crane and Turrle garden. Tenju-an has two gardens, east and southgardens.


What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

Konchi-in entrance fee 400yen /person
If you want inside the temple to see the paintings and tea rooms, you need about 700yen more.

Extras (optional)

Extra trip to philosopher's road ( If you want to walk along the philosopher's road, I am happy to take you there.). 9.00 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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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.
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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.
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Reviews

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Michael
1 week ago , ( Family ) , From: Singapore

“ 2 Days Kyoto tour. ”

Toshiyo is a pleasant and knowledgeable as a private tour guide, and ultimately made our Kyoto stay very memorable. We had a great time visiting the must see places as we only spent 2days there. And also brought us to the nice restaurant at Arashiyama. Thank you.

Toshiyo:
Thank you for choosing me as a guide. You have a beautiful family and was much impressed with your thoughtful love for your family. Thank you .Toshiyo

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Peter
3 weeks ago , ( Solo ) , From: United States

“ Half day tour ”

Fantastic guide!!!!

Toshiyo:
Dear Peter, Thank you for the review.Could you please give some clue to find you in CCTV China ? in that way I could hear you talking. Thank you. Have a safe trip to Switzerland. Toshiyo

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Jason
4 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: Japan

“ Wonderful Experience ”

Outstanding, she catered to our needs with two small girls. Thank you so much for showing us around the town, a must if you've never been to Kyoto before. We would have given up fighting the crowd if it were not for her.

Toshiyo:
Thank you for the review. I had a great time with you, your beautiful wife and daughters. Thank you. Please come back. Toshiyo

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Vina
1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ The Yappy's in Kyoto ”

Toshiyo our guide is punctual and very friendly. She is very knowledgable with the area and history of Kyoto. She is very accommodating.

Toshiyo:
Thank you for the review,Vina. You have a beautiful family! I hope you all had a good time in Kyoto. Are you wearing a pretty summer kimono? Hope you will come and stay in Gion area. Toshiyo

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Susan
1 month ago , ( Couple ) , From: United States

“ Kyoto Kyoto ”

Toshiyo is a terrific guide and an intelligent, lovely woman. Touring several places in Kyoto, she was knowledgeable, flexible and resourceful. We loved spending time with her and hearing about her high school year spent in Ohio. What a brace young woman! On our next trip to Kyoto, we definitely hope to see Toshiyo.

Toshiyo:
Dear Susan Thank you for the review. You were very impressive. I had a great time with you and learned a lot. I am thinking of getting a toy poodle. Thank you. Toshiyo

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