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Penetralia Arashiyama and Sagano (Kyoto departure)

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Arashiyama used to be a resort of aristocracies having a 1200 years history and birth place of Japanese anthology of one hundred poets.

We will walk around quiet area of Sagano in Arashiyama for 6 hours.

We will visit Tenryuu temple(World Heritage), Bamboo trail around Arashiyama and Adashino-Nenbutu-ji , Otagi-Nenbutu-ji aroud deep Sagano area which have unique 8000 statues and another bamboo forest.

Kyoto Tour Guide - Yoshiharu K.
Yoshiharu K.
4.71 / 5
(41 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Your hotel in Kyoto city

10:00 AM

Tenryuu temple (World Heritage)

This temple was built after the fights between Emperor Godaigo and Shogun Takauji Ashikaga. When the Emperor died, the Shogun Takauji felt sad because he respected the Emperor. He build this temple to pray for the Emperor. This temple's Zen garden was designed by the monk who advised the shogun to build this temple.

10:30 AM

Bamboo trail

11:30 AM

Lunch in Sagano

01:00 PM

Adashino-Nenbutu-ji

This area was for funeral site where the dead body is exposed to the wind until it is eroded completely. About 100 years ago, a monk felt sad about abundant grave stones. Then he dug out and rowed them. The number of stone statues is about 8000.

This temple has another bamboo forest.

01:30 PM

Otagi-Nenbutu-ji

This temple has 1200 rakan, stone statues representing the disciples of Buddha. They were carved and donated by usual people who helped to restored the temple.

Ending Point

Your hotel in Kyoto city

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

-Guide's transportation fee between guide house and your hotel in Kyoto

-Hotel pick-up fee in Kyoto city

-Guide fee


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What‘s not included

-Public transportation fee during this tour

-Admission fee

Tenryuu-ji temple 800yen

Otagi-Nenbutu-ji 300yen

Adashino-Nenbutu-ji 500yen

-Lunch.

-If your hotel is out of Kyoto city, you need public transportation fee to Kyoto from outside of Kyoto. Please ask the guide.

Tour Important Information

You need admission fee in Tenryuu-temple(500yen) and Otagi-Nenbutu-ji(300yen) and Adashino-Nenbutu-ji(500yen).

If you want to go optional tram tour(about 1 hour) along Hozu river to Kameyama, you need ticket fee about 880yen for each and 1 hour additionally. Please ask the guide.

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Kyoto Tour Reviews

Zeynep E.

Zeynep E.

5 / 5
May 9, 2024

Kyoto highlights (Kyoto departure)

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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

$191/ per group

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