Personalized One-day (8 Hours) Tour in Kyoto


Tohru S.

5.00(2) reviews
English, Japanese (Native)
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 6 people

One-day (8 Hours) Kyoto Tour is personalized according to your interests and preferences.If you don't like the busy sightseeing spots, I'm happy to plan the suitable itinerary for you.


Check out what we are going to do.
Feel free to personalize this offer.

Meeting Point

JR Central Entrance of Kyoto station (or Your hotel in Kyoto-city)

A place to visit will be planned upon your interest.

Enjoy walking around Kyoto in YUKATA or KIMONO because it's prepared in advance.

Fushimi Inari Shrine. Let's walk through thousands of Torii Gate!

Golden Temple. It was the mountainside cottage of Shogun.

Byodo-in Temple, or Ryoan-ji Temple. This style of garden represents the Buddhist paradise.

Ending Point

JR Central Entrance of Kyoto station

What to Expect

This tour is for those who want to go around Kyoto in half a day, or 4 hours. We will use the public transport like bus, subway and train.

Your itinerary can be customized according to your preference and interest.

Sample Itinerary 1 :

・Kyoto station -> Bamboo Forest ->Fushimi Inari Shrine -> Ryoan-ji Temple (ZEN garden) -> Golden Temple -> Kyoto station

Sample Itinerary 2 :

・Kyoto station -> Uji-Byodoin Temple -> Bamboo Forest -> Tenryu-ji Temple -> Golden Temple -> Kyoto station

Sample Itinerary 3 :

・Kyoto station -> Nijo Castle -> Ryoan-ji Temple (ZEN garden) -> Golden Temple -> Bamboo Forest ->JR Kyoto station

Want to personalize this tour?

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee, Hotel pick-up within Kyoto-city

What‘s not included

Lunch, Entrance fee (about 500 JPY/place), Transportation fare

Important Information

Available time varies daily.

Please complete your bookings 4days before the tour day.

This tour is not covered by insurance, so please participate in this tour at your own risk.

Please note that we use public transportation for this tour.

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



Moe B.

Dec 23, 2019


An outstanding tour experience of Kyoto. Mr Tohru had arranged a thoughtful itinerary. He was very knowledgeable, an excellent host who was very considerate. Mr Tohru has an excellent command of English as well. Highly recommended.

Tohru S.

Dear Moe-san, Thank you very much for joining my tour! I'm glad that you have enjoyed one-day tour too much. You are so friendly, open-minded and kind-hearted that I could spend a wonderful day guiding you around Kyoto. You are one of the most delightful guests, so I would like to show you around Kyoto again. Thank you so much! Best regards,


Jonathan D.

Apr 23, 2019

Kyoto Tour

I had a wonderful 1/2 day tour with Tohru!

Tohru S.

Thank you very much, Jonathan-san. I hope that your OMIKUJI, or fortune slip will bring "Great Fortune" to you. See you soon.

$211/ per group

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