The tour is limited at two seasons to enjoy cherry blossoms or maple trees. You must reserve the tour on time. In Aprile, we will visit Silver pavillion, Phirosopher's path, Honenin, Nanznji and Maruyama park and Yasaka shrine. In November and early December we visit Eikan-do instead of Honenin. Our tour is finished at downtown, Kawaramachi area.
Feel free to personalize this offer with Eiji.
guide fee, hotel pick-up in central Kyoto area. entrance fee of the guide except for some places, smiles and skills of communication of the guide.
your transportation fee of you and guide including taxi, entrance fee, lunch. For your reference, one day bus ticket is 600 yen, entrance fee are as follows:
Ginkakuji temple 500 yen, Honen-in temple 500 yen(spring)l, Eikan-do 500 yen(autumn), Nanzenji Sanmon 300 yen. All prices are for adult. If we buy one day bus ticket, it is 600 yen for one adult.
Because of it's seasonal reason you should reserve the tour in following timing:
Cherry blossoms: End of March to Middle of April
Maple trees: Middle to the end of November
The guide does not guarantee if you can see cherry blossoms and maple trees to your
expectation. The nature decides your fortune.
The lunch will be at Italian restaurant near the end of the Philosopher's path, because there
are not many restaurants around that area. Napolitan is super choice. Monday is closed.
If you wish, I am willing to escort you to my favorite Japanese pub," izakaya" at downtown
for you to taste sake or beer as "off duty" tour. read more
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.