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Mt. Koya 1 day tour from Kyoto

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Mt.Koya is one of the center of Buddhism in Japan which was built by monk Kukai(Kobo Daishi) 1200 years ago. He went China to study esoteric Buddhism and spread it in Japan. He built a temple building complex for training here. In Koya there are more than millions of graves or tombs or memorials of all kind of religions including Christianity. It is very interesting place.

Kyoto Tour Guide - Yoshiharu K.
Yoshiharu K.
4.71 / 5
(41 reviews)
08:30 AM

Meeting Point

At the lobby in your Hotel (in Kyoto city only)

Okunoin (Kukai's mausoleum)

Kongoubu-ji

Danjou-garan

Ending Point

Kyoto station

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guide fee,

Hotel pick-up fee in Kyoto city

Transportation fee between guide's house and Kyoto.


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What‘s not included

Transportation fee between Mt.Koya and JR Kyoto station in round-trip (you and guide) is around 6500yen for each.

Lunch, dinner, entrance fee.

Entrance fee is around 1000yen for each(two temples).


Tour Important Information

1. We will walk around 4 hours in the town. Please wear shoes suitable for walking.

2. Altitude of Mt. Koya is about 800m so it is colder than Kyoto. You should wear more clothes than in Kyoto.

3. Mt Koya is far from Kyoto. It is located 120Km south from Kyoto. If you are late for meeting time, we would miss a bus for Koya. It means we have to take another way to Mt.Koya which take more hours to get.


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I can guide you from Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, and Nara if you pay the pick up fee.

Please ask the fee.


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Kyoto Tour Reviews

Zeynep E.

Zeynep E.

5 / 5
May 9, 2024

Kyoto highlights (Kyoto departure)

Kyoto
9 hours

Great Itinerary

We had a very pleasant time being led around the city with Yoshi. He had an extensive 2 day itinerary and we could not have seen as much without his guidance.

Zeynep E.

Dear Zeynep Thank you for your evaluation. And I am glad you accepted my proposal and it did well. I hope you will travel to Japan again. Yours sincerely, Yoshi

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Guylaine C.

4 / 5
May 4, 2024

Kyoto highlights (Kyoto departure)

Kyoto
9 hours

Kyoto has so much to offer!

Yoshi showed us not only the sights but all the transportation modes in Kyoto. He was very well prepared, handing us printed information on different topics such as different eras and religions. He adapted the tour to our needs. The only negative comment is that his English is sometimes difficult to understand. We had a great day!

Guylaine C.

Dear Guylaine Thank you for your evaluation. I think you were very good company. So I also enjoyed the tour. When you come to Japan next time, I will guide you in many Japanese cooking knife shops. Yours sincerely, Yoshi

Nijo castle, a must !

Yoshi, as he likes to be called, was very well prepared for our visit. Nijo castle was the highlight of our Kyoto visits. Unfortunately, we were too tired from the previous day to walk Philosophers path. Thank you Yoshi

Guylaine C.

Dear Guylaine Thank you for your evaluation. Please come to Kyoto again to walk Philosophers path and other beautiful places. Yours sincerely, Yoshi

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