KYOTO : Different face of historical city

Nature & Outdoor

Hide Y.

8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 4 people

If you are tired of visiting so many temples and shrines, how about walking around old time mountain villa area, Arashiyama? After hiking uphill for 10 min. you will meet wild monkeys right next to you and feed them at designated place while having panoramic view of Kyoto. After that you will visit some scenic spots near by. It can be customized as you like by changing some of destinations to either within or out of Arashiyama. Let's have a memorable day with Hide.


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Feel free to personalize this offer.

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Kyoto

10:00 Arashiyama Monkey Park (Over 100 wild monkeys roaming, Panoramic view of whole Kyoto city)

11:30 Togetsukyo Bridge ; Arashiyama's most iconic landmark (Picturesque scenery with River and Mountain)

12:00 Lunch in Arashiyama

13:00 Tenryuji ; Zen temple (World cultural heritage site, Borrowed landscape garden)

14:00 Bamboo groves ; Walking path (About 500m walking with nice atmosphere)

14:30 Okochi Sanso Villa ; Former movie star's mountain villa (Match green tea service, Strolling garden)

15:30 Shopping in Arashiyama

Ending Point

At your hotel or final destination

What to Expect

Meet and feed many wild monkeys

Panoramic view of whole Kyoto

Visit very scenic places

;Togetskyo Bridge

;Katsura River

;Bamboo groves

;Borrowed landscape garden

Matcha tea service

Want to personalize this tour?

  • Our tours can be customized according to your needs and preferences
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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up (within Kyoto city), transportation fee for guide

What‘s not included

transportation fee for you (approx. 1,000JPY/person), entrance fee for you (approx. 2,500JPY/person), lunch for you and guide (approx. 3,000-6,000/person)

Important Information

Monkey Park ; closed in case of severe weather

Need to carry JPY cash for transportation fee and entrance fee

Need appropriate shoes and clothes for long walk including 15-20min. uphill walk

Requested to take off shoes at Tenryuji

Requested to follow local rule in Kyoto or each place

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time
$277/ per group