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    Kyoto Highlights Tours

    My Favorite Golden Route: Kyoto One-day Tour

    Kyoto
    8 hours

    This tour is designed for those who would like to visit major scenic sites in Kyoto and off-the-beaten spots as well in a single day. The route is the one that has been favored and admired by many of my guests for the past few years. The itinerary mainly consists of three areas; Kitayama, Arashiyama and Fushimi areas. You will surely have unforgettable memories through the tour with me.

    FROM$248/ per group
    Yoshihisa T.
    4.95(97) reviews

    6hour Kyoto exciting private tour

    Kyoto
    6 hours

    概要 You can experience both temples and shrines as well as visit beautiful Japanese bamboo grove and gardens. With my help, you will be able to understand Japanese culture and food. I will take you to these places by public transportation. Such transportation costs about 1000yen for 1 day. It is your own tour. You can stay in the place you like as long as you want to, taking pictures and enjoying

    FROM$188/ per group
    Toshiyo O.
    4.62(158) reviews

    Kaleidoscopic Kyoto w/Award-winning Photographer

    Kyoto
    6 hours

    Ancient Artistic Kyoto Highlights Tour! An award-winning + a magazine-cover photographer & an MBA graduate who majored in tourism & hospitality management at Kyoto U will guide you to iconic places+the off-the-beaten tracks to take fantastic pictures. Knowing the city as a local student for twelve years made me a bonna-fide professional guide in one of the most attractive capitals around the globe.

    FROM$600/ per group
    Ai A.
    4.80(20) reviews

    Hilights in Kyoto & Nara

    Kyoto
    9 hours 30 min

    We will visit three highlights in Kyoto, Fushimi Inari Shrine, Bamboo Grove & Tenryuji Temple in Arashiyama and Kinkakuji Temple and visit two highlights in Nara, Todaiji Temple and Nara Deer Park. You will fully enjoy these places and get in touch with feelings of Kyoto and Nara cultures.

    FROM$234/ per group
    Eric T.
    4.86(35) reviews

    Kyoto Day Trip Tours

    Kyoto Unique Experience Tours

    Your very own Kyoto Tour!

    Kyoto
    7 hours 30 min

    This tour is the one and only for you. Kyoto was an ancient capital of Japan for over 1200 years. Embedded in centuries of history and culture, it offers too much to see in one visit. Here the ancient world is integrated with the modern. The phenomenal concentration of history and legend coexists with an equally phenomenal concentration of people busily going about their everyday life. Please tell me your interest, and I will make an itinerary exclusively for you!

    FROM$488/ per group
    Masaki M.
    4.98(130) reviews

    Nishiki Market & Gion District including Yasaka

    Kyoto
    4 hours

    Let's walk around Nishiki Market and Gion District, including Yasaka Shrine & Kenninji Temple. Nishiki Market is 6 block long and offers you dellcious food in Kyto, and at Gion District,you realize traditional wooden houses of Geisha houses, restaurants. Yasaka is Guardian Shrine of Gion and Kenninji temple offers several beautiful gardens and cultural assets.

    FROM$135/ per group
    Eric T.
    4.86(35) reviews

    Koto Lesson in Nijo,Kyoto

    Kyoto
    1 hour 30 min

    Let's learn Japanese instrument Koto at cozy Kyo-machiya house! Koto, Japanese traditional instrument, seems difficult to play and try for beginners. However, at Soushunan, the lesson by the professional instructor enables you to play one song in 80min.

    FROM$50/ per person
    Harumi S.
    5.00(1) reviews

    KYOTO - Calligraphy Workshop & Half-day Kyoto Tour

    Kyoto
    6 hours 30 min

    This is a introductory calligraphy lesson and 4 hour tour. If you are with small kids, expecting to have a hands-on experience with a local, please feel free to contact me!

    FROM$225/ per group
    Mari I.
    4.78(23) reviews

    Kyoto Food & Drink Tours

    One day tour From Gion to the Nishiki Market

    Kyoto
    5 hours

    Kyoto is an ancient city, which used to like be the capital of Japan for 1000 years. There are about 1600 temples and 400 shrines and beautiful garden...

    FROM$153/ per group
    Toshiyo O.
    4.62(158) reviews

    Kyoto Fushimi Inari & Sake Brewery Tour

    Kyoto
    8 hours

    Fushimi Inari Taisha is the headquarters of over 30,000 Inari shrines across the country. The Senbon Torii, or the thousands of Torii gates, are spectacular. you will be amazed at the number of Torii gates, starting from the behind the main hall to the top of Inari-yama mountain. After visiting the Fushimi Inari, we move to the Sake brewery area of Fushimi, and enjoy lunch, boat-ride and Sake tasting.

    FROM$225/ per group
    Toshi M.
    4.74(34) reviews

    KYOTO - A Tailor-Made dining experience for you

    Kyoto
    4 hours

    Japan has a very unique cooking style and set of table manners. Learn about the food culture and culinary history of Japan and visit local restaurants in Kyoto which offers a rich and diverse culinary tradition.

    FROM$150/ per group
    Mari I.
    4.78(23) reviews

    Ozashiki Asobi -Authentic Geisha Dinner Experience-

    Kyoto
    2 hours 30 min

    Experience dinner with geisha, called "Ozashiki asobi"! This is a great opportunity not only just to take a photo of geisha performing dance and songs, but also to chat with her and learn about geisha life while enjoying dinner. You'll have an authentic Japanese kaiseki dinner and play some geisha game at a traditional Japanese house, which will be the most amazing experience in your Japan trip.

    FROM$115/ per person
    Tokie T.
    4.92(12) reviews

    Kyoto Off the Beaten Path Tours

    Kyoto Westside Story : Walk Samurai Roads with History Guide

    Kyoto
    8 hours

    Kyoto is a very attractive city even for Japanese people. It's no exaggeration to say that the essence of Japan is here in Kyoto. For a person who specializes in history, this city is like a treasure house. Of course you go around beautiful spots but you also learn a lot about Japanese culture and history. Walking around Gion in the early evening may be a lot of fun.

    FROM$225/ per group
    Masaki H.
    4.91(64) reviews

    Kyoto off-the-beaten-path tour

    Kyoto
    10 hours

    If you have been to Kyoto many times and when your get tired with famous but busiest situation there, this tour surely make you find a new face of Kyoto. There are many wonderful off the beaten tracks for you. This menu is focusing on the eastern part, called Rakuto, facing Mt. Daimonji and its foot places. Why don't we explore the nice hidden spots nearby my villa ?

    FROM$375/ per group
    Shin Y.
    4.96(57) reviews

    Kyoto Hiking tour Fushimi Inari to sanjusangen-do

    Kyoto
    5 hours

    Fushimi Inari Shrine, famous for many torii gates like an orange tunnel. But most tourists just visit only the entrance. I would like to show you the deep inside of Fushimi Inari Shrine through tunnel and take you to the top of mountain. From Inari mountain, we will walk a part of “Higashiyama trail” hiking course, then we will visit the family temple of imperial house and Sanjusangen-do temple.

    FROM$150/ per group
    Koichi W.
    4.91(32) reviews

    Fushimi & Uji memorable full day tour from central Kyoto

    Kyoto
    7 hours

    This tour takes you to the two areas, Fushimi and Uji. Both are a little away from central Kyoto and have the specific atmosphere that makes you feel comfortable away from hustle & bustle in central Kyoto.

    FROM$214/ per group
    Rick I.
    4.83(46) reviews

    Kyoto Art & Culture Tours

    Kyoto Arashiyama tour of traditional and entertainment spots

    Kyoto
    10 hours

    This tour include Arashiyama one of the time-honored travel destinations located on the western outskirs of Kyoto, offering a breathtaking panorama of serene Mt.Arashiyama, Togetsukyo and featuring wide variety of tourist attractions ranging from Tenryu-ji Temple, spectacular bamboo groves ,Mt. Iwata Monkey Park to Arashiyama town strolling, shopping and most consumed local sweets tasting.

    FROM$306/ per group
    Kashima H.
    4.57(53) reviews

    Extra Day in Kyoto: Explore Ancient Capital

    Kyoto
    2 hours 30 min

    This tour visits Kyoto Heian Capital museum to see the elaborate display of Heian Capital replica around 8th to 12th century including relics around the museum. (Option) Visit the relic of wall which was surrounding Kyoto Capital called Odoi. This is another important relic in Kyoto history. Recommended to the history lovers or time travel lovers !

    FROM$53/ per group
    Rick I.
    4.83(46) reviews

    Visiting temples and tea ceremony experience in East Kyoto

    Kyoto
    6 hours

    This tour is based on 'A Wonderful Half Day in Kyoto (East Kyoto). You can visit Sanjyusangendo Temple, Kiyomizudera Temple and Kenninji Temple. You can also enjoy tea ceremony experience.

    FROM$188/ per group
    Tomoe S.
    4.91(43) reviews

    Kyoto Fushimi Inari・Tohfuku-ji Temple・Phoenix Hall

    Kyoto
    8 hours

    In this tour, you will visit Tofuku-ji Temple and Fushimi Inari Shrine in the Southern part of Kyoto city. And then, you will go to Uji city. Uji city is famous for the production of Green Tea and its scenic beauty. You are able to attend a tea ceremony at a Tea House, near Uji river.

    FROM$225/ per group
    Toshi M.
    4.74(34) reviews

    Day Trips from Kyoto

    Private Tours in Kyoto

    Travel like a real local. With our lineup of varied tours we want to help you customize and realize your ideal tour in Kyoto. Our guides can arrange for you to visit areas specific to your interests, so there will be no filler in the itinerary! Browse all the tours we offer in Kyoto, and find the perfect one for you. The tours come in a variety of categories and lengths, so chances are you will be able to find the tour for you. Looking for something you couldn’t find in our lineup? Go ahead and send a message to one of the guides, they will create your tour for you! Teaming up with a local guide and getting their help in planning the itinerary is the smart way to travel, so let them sort everything out for you.