Southern Higashiyama Full Day Private Walking tour

Highlights

Gulay G.

5.00(1) reviews
Kyoto
English
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 6 people

The Higashiyama (eastern mountains) area of Kyoto is packed with World Heritage Sites and much if not all of it can be seen on foot. My idea is to break Higashiyama into its northern and southern areas. In this tour we will focus on southern part.

Itinerary

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

Meeting Point

Gojozaka Bus station or your hotel in Kyoto

Kiyomizu-dera Temple.

Sannen-zaka and Ninnen-zaka lanes.

Nene-no-Michi

Kodai-ji Temple

Gion Area

Maruyama-koen Park

Yasaka Shrine

Chion-in Temple

Shoren-in Temple

Sanjo Bridge

Ending Point

Sanjo bridge or your hotel in Kyoto

What to Expect

The Higashiyama area is rich with temples, shrines, gardens, and other sightseeing spots spread along the Higashiyama mountain range that surrounds Kyoto from the east. Known as one of the most well-preserved districts when it comes to historical architecture, we can easily spend a whole day wandering the traditional streets of Sannenzaka and Ninnenzaka with dining and shopping just as easily found, everything you need for a trip to Kyoto can be found in Higashiyama.

Want to personalize this tour?

  • Our tours can be customized according to your needs and preferences
  • Click below to tell us what you are looking for:

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guiding service

Green tea and mochi

Hotel pick up

What‘s not included

Personal Expenses

Souvenirs

Food, Drinks, Snacks (approx. 700-2000 yen per person)

Admission tickets (2000 yen per person for 4 temples total)

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

Reviews

A

Alison C.

Mar 14, 2021

So much fun!

I truly enjoyed my Kyoto ghost tour with Gulay. She was very outgoing and knowledgeable and told the tales in an engaging manner. I recommend it to anyone looking for a spooky night in!

$263/ per group

Popular Tours in Kyoto

My Favorite Golden Route: Kyoto One-day Tour

Kyoto
8 hours

This tour is designed for those who would like to visit major scenic sites in Kyoto and off-the-beaten spots as well in a single day. The route is the one that has been favored and admired by many of my guests for the past few years. The itinerary mainly consists of three areas; Kitayama, Arashiyama and Fushimi areas. You will surely have unforgettable memories through the tour with me.

FROM$289/ per group
Yoshihisa T.
4.95(97) reviews

6hour Kyoto exciting private tour

Kyoto
6 hours

概要 You can experience both temples and shrines as well as visit beautiful Japanese bamboo grove and gardens. With my help, you will be able to understand Japanese culture and food. I will take you to these places by public transportation. Such transportation costs about 1000yen for 1 day. It is your own tour. You can stay in the place you like as long as you want to, taking pictures and enjoying

FROM$187/ per group
Toshiyo O.
4.63(156) reviews

Kyoto One Day Highlights

Kyoto
8 hours

In this tour I will show you the most popular spots in Kyoto in 8 hours. Following is a sample itinerary including 2 temples with beautiful gardens, 1 Shinto shrine and Nishiki Market at the end of the day. Let's wander around Japan's most traditional city!

FROM$286/ per group
Mari N.
4.81(122) reviews

Kaleidoscopic Kyoto w/Award-winning Photographer

Kyoto
6 hours

Ancient Artistic Kyoto Highlights Tour! An award-winning + a magazine-cover photographer & an MBA graduate who majored in tourism & hospitality management at Kyoto U will guide you to iconic places+the off-the-beaten tracks to take fantastic pictures. Knowing the city as a local student for twelve years made me a bonna-fide professional guide in one of the most attractive capitals around the globe.

FROM$701/ per group
Ai A.
4.80(20) reviews