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Kyoto : Fushimi Inarii ・Kiyomizu-dera・Geisha District

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"Higashi-yama" means Eastern mountain in Japanese. It is an interesting area with historic and scenic spots. They are located on the foot of Eastern mountains in Kyoto city. Anyone can enjoy visiting Fushimi Inari Shrine and Kiyomizu temple. In addition, walking in the historic site gives you a feel of olden time Kyoto atmosphere, and you will find a unique impression while strolling in the Gion Geisha district.

Kyoto Tour Guide - Toshi  M.
Toshi M.
4.75 / 5
(40 reviews)
09:30 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Osaka or Kyoto

09:30 AM

Meeting Toshi at your hotel

Toshi will come to your hotel either in Osaka or Kyoto to meet you. The time schedule below is an example, starting from your hotel in Kyoto city. From Osaka, it takes half hour more to get to the first spot, Fushimi Inari Shrine.

10:00 AM

Fushimi Inari Shrine

You make a wish at the main hall of Fushimi Inari Shrine and then go through amazing number of vermilion colored Torii gates.

11:30 AM

Yasaka-no-toh, five story pagoda

Yasaka Five-story Pagoda is very photogenic, one of the best picture taking places in Kyoto.

12:00 PM

Ninen-zaka and Sannen-zaka Slopes

There are a lot of interesting shops along the path. You might feel atmosphere of old Kyoto .

12:30 PM

Lunch

At a local restaurant near Kiyomizu Temple.

01:30 PM

Kiyomizu Temple

Spectacular view of Kyoto city is on your palm. The guide will tell you a story of young monk who was seeking for Clear Water.

04:00 PM

Gion Geisha District

One of the well-known Geisha districts in Kyoto. You might be able to see Geisha walking on the street, if you are lucky.

05:30 PM

Back to your hotel

If you want to get back to your hotel in Osaka, or to your cruise ship at the Osaka Port, it takes about 1.5 hour from the last visiting spot, Gion Geisha District.

Ending Point

Your hotel, or convenient place for you

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guide fee, hotel meet--up

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What‘s not included

Some restaurants, taxis, temples, and museums do not take credit card. Toshi will tell you, in advance, how much money you will need in this tour. Transportation fares (for you and the guide), lunch are not included, or other misc. purchases. Thank you.

Tour Important Information

* Before having confirmation of your tour, if I do not hear from you about your tour for a week, I will stop blocking your tour date in my calendar. Guiding service : Minimum 6 hours, maximum 8 hours during the period of March 20th ~ November 31st.

* Some stores, restaurants and taxis do not accept credit card, so please bring enough Japanese yen with you.The expense of this tour will be informed in advance.

* If you start this tour from a hotel in Osaka or else other than Kyoto, the duration of this tour would be prolonged 30 minutes or more. Extra 2,000 yen will be charged for this extra time.

* It is recommended that you purchase insurance for your trip to Japan.

* If you are working for a travel agency, please note that my guiding service is not available for your tour program, thank you.

If you start this tour from a hotel in Osaka or else other than Kyoto, the duration of this tour would be prolonged 30 ~ 60 minutes.

Important message from the guide

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* Toshi will charge actual transportation fee (R.T.) to get to your hotel from his home in Osaka at the end of the tour.

* Duration of guiding service : minimum 6 hours and maximum 10 hours during the period of March 20th ~ November 31st.

* If you are working for a travel agency, please note that my guiding service is not available for your tour program, thank you.

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Kyoto Tour Reviews

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Norman M.

4 / 5
Jun 2, 2024

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Toshi was very helpful in adapting our 2 person tour to suit very wet conditions and we had a very enjoyable day exploring a number of Osaka's less busy spots. Toshi was a very good communicator and kept us informed in the weeks leading up to the tour. I would recommend Toshi for anyone interested in getting to know Osaka.

Norman M.

Hi Norman, Rain was terribly awful, besides our communication. I wished that the hotel man would have told you about the situation. Any way, apart from that, I hope you had a fun time in Osaka.

M

Mary grace T.

5 / 5
Jun 1, 2024

Osaka : OLD & NEW Tour 6 hours

Osaka
6 hours

Osaka tour

This is a private tour, so it can be adjusted to your pacing & liking. We visited major tourist spots in Osaka. We had a memorable experience wearing kimono in Osaka museum. Mr. Toshi speaks good English too.

Mary grace T.

Hi Mary grace T, Thank you very much for your favorable review. I'm glad to hear "memorable experience". That makes me happy as a tour guide. If you come back to Japan, I would like to be your guid again. Thank you.Bes, Toshi M.

M

Mary ellen W.

5 / 5
May 26, 2024

Mary ellen's Kyoto Tour 2024

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Knowledgeable Guide

Toshi is a very knowledgeable guide. We asked to go to a sight we had already seen years earlier and he told we much more than our previous guide. He is also very pleasant to be with. He organized our day in consultation with us and suggested a river tour and saki tasting which we were very excited about. Unfortunately I had a surgical procedure shortly before we came to Japan and I got very tired during our tour and needed to go back to the hotel. He guided us back efficiently and quickly. I would definitely recommend Toshi as an excellent guide with a great sense of humor.

Mary ellen W.

Hi Mary, Thank you very much for your nice review. It was very unfortunate that you were not feeling well, and could not make it to the sake tasting together. If you ever come to Kyoto again, please contact me, we will visit the places you and your husband could not visit this time. Please say hello to your husband for me. I really hope you are well. Best regards

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