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Half-day eastern Kyoto must-sees and a hidden gem

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There are so many beautiful places for visitors in Kyoto. If you don't have enough time or don't want to be bothered with a lot of research, I will show you how to travel more comfortably by taking the non-standard route. This is an example of a half-day trip to Kyoto in the fall. You can easily visit hidden gems and must-see places when you book my tour.

Kyoto Tour Guide - Shuji O.
Shuji O.
4.92 / 5
(13 reviews)
08:30 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel

01:00 PM

Meeting Point

at your hotel lobby in Kyoto

01:30 PM

Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine

Popular for the countless vermilion Torii Gates

We will use routes which locals do to avoid busy areas and traffic jams.

02:30 PM

A hidden gem. Highly recommended.

It has a nice nickname 'Rainbow Moss Temple.'

Very nice architecture. You can sit quietly and enjoy the beautiful garden.

You can enjoy tea (only in autumn).

03:10 PM

Tofukuji Temple

It’s a must-see place in the fall. Famous for its stunning fall foliage and beautiful gardens. Zen Buddhist temple with ancient history.

04:00 PM

Kiyomizu Temple to Higashiyama Hills (If you have been there, you can change it to another place)

Stunning views and atmospheric hills

04:40 PM

Gion district

You may see some Geisha in the evening

06:00 PM

Ending Point

Your hotel or where you never get lost

Ending Point

At your hotel

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What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up

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What‘s not included

transportation fee (you and the guide) for a train (about 500 yen/per person) or a taxi (about 1,500 yen/per vehicle)

lunch

admission fees (about 2,000 yen/per person, no guide needed)

Tour Important Information

We will walk on the paved road. But we go up and down stairs. So, please put on easy walking shoes. Please take water with you. Please walk with your speed. There are so many photo spots.


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Kyoto Tour Reviews

K

Kent K.

5 / 5
Jun 7, 2024

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Kyoto
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Shuji is Great!

We spent a day with Shuji in Kyoto and went at the end with him to Osaka where he lives. It was a great day. He is very knowlegeeable about Japanese history and culture (he taught world history before retiring). His Englsh is great. The Kyoto part was exploring three temples that were further out and we might have missed without his guidance. Osaka was a brief tour of the central area, including the night life and street food. He recommended a great restaurant for us after. Highly recommended. Kent and Luca

Kent K.

Dear Kent and Luca, Thank you so much for the great review. We really had a wonderful time. Since you had already visited many places in Kyoto, I was able to take you to my most favorite hidden gems. And thank you very much for your barrage of jokes! I hope I can see both of you again. Shuji O.

Jeremy  B.

Jeremy B.

5 / 5
May 6, 2024

Not for the first time, Osaka

Osaka
5 hours

Customized

A great day

Shuji was an excellent guide, we had a wonderful, interesting day.

Jeremy  B.

Thanks for the great review. We enjoyed the beautiful roses in the Nakanoshima Garden and were lucky enough to get nice seats at the riverside cafe. Above all, visiting the Sky Building was an unexpected opportunity for your wife, a professional architect. We really had a great time today. Thank you very much.

Osaka tour

Suji is a responsible guide.

Jee M.

Thank you for your high rating. We found that Osaka Castle and Aqualiner can be enjoyed even if you use a wheelchair. Thank you for listening to some stories about Nakanoshima and Osaka Castle. I hope I could satisfy your interests. Have a nice time for the rest of your trip to Japan.

$223/ per group

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