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Quick half-day Fushimi Inari Shrine tour from Kyoto Station

4 hours
up to 7 people
Japanese ( Native ), English ( License )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

From JR Kyoto station, you can visit two main spots, Fushimi Inari Shrine and Tofukuji temple, plus hidden interesting spots.
In particular, if you travel another city in the afternoon or reach Kyoto in the afternoon, this tour would be suited for you.
Let's keep your luggege at the station and visit two main spots plus hidden spots.
The tour basically use trains.


Feel free to personalize this offer with Kay.

  • Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Tofukuji temple
  • Serene temples and/or local spot in and around Fushimi Inari shrine

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What to Expect

In this tour, you can visit two major spots, Fushimi Inari Shrine and Tofukuji Buddhist Zen temple.
Both are closed each other, so the tour takes less travel time between spots.

Speaking of Fushimi Inari Shrine, many tours just visit the Main hall and Senbon Torii gates.
In addition, you can visit the backstreet path of Fushimi Inari Shrine where funny or interesting spots spread.

The tour also takes you to Tofukuji Zen temple and you can appericiate seasonal beauty.
Plus the tour drops at some small temples related on Tofukuji temple.

Departure & Return

Starting time 09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point Kyoto Station
Ending Point Kyoto station

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

transportation fee (you and guide), entrance fee etc


Except November

If you would like to visit two cities such as Kyoto and Nara in 1-day, you are expected to pay around 3,000 yen as guide's transportation fee.

You use mainly trains. During the tour you walk in and around the sites you visit, so wearing sneaker shoes are recommended.
Sometimes during the tour, you walk uphill and downhill slopes.

Basically the tour conducts except November to avoid Tofukuji temple's SUPER conjestion.

Cancellation Policy

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

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
Vivian Vivian United States ( Family with kids )
Very Good
4 months ago

“ 1 day Kyoto tour ”

Kay was very nice and kind. Showing us around Kyoto and we had a good time :)


Hi,Vivian. Thank you very much for your review. I also had a good time with you at Fushimi Inari, Bamboo forest, Nijo castle and Fire Ramen. I hope the rest of your Japan's trip will be a great joy :) Kay

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