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Japanese Traditional Food and Sightseeing in Kyoto

8 Hours
up to 6 people
English ( Business )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

• This tour features a shrine dedicated to Shintoism and temples to Buddhism of World Heritage Sites in southern Kyoto. You can know architectural styles of two religions and eat Japanese traditional foods including green powdered matcha tea.I am flexible to customize my tour based on your request. Please feel free to contact me..


Feel free to personalize this offer with Tamotsu.

  • 9:00-Your Hotel

  • 10:00-Byodo-in Temple - Hoodo Hall or Phoenix Hall

  • 11:30- Ujigami jinja Shrine-Asymmetrical curved roof to offer shelter for worshippers

  • 12:00- Lunch-Japanese traditional food

  • 13:00-Tale of Genji Museum-Must for fans of aristocratic life in the 11th century

  • 15:00-Daigoji Temple -Largest temple complex with more than 80 buildings including five storey pagoda

  • Other places upon your request

  • 17:00 Your Hotel

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM
Meeting Point At your hotel in Kyoto
Ending Point At your hotel in Kyoto

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

transportation fee (about 1000 JPY per person, for you and guide), lunch (about 1500 JPY per person, entrance fee (for you and guide)
Byodo-in Temple 600 or 900JPY depending on visiting spots
Daigoji Temple 800 to 2000JPY depending on season and visiting spots


Available every day other than Sundays

•We use public transport.
•Walking shoes are recommended

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

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the transportation fee?

We use public transportation, the cost will be approx. 1,000 yen per person

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 GoWithGuide.

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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