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Kyoto Cultural Forest, Shrine and Temple Tour with Options

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    Stop At: Kiyomizu-dera Temple, 1-294 Kiyomizu, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0862 Kyoto Prefecture

    Kiyomizu temple is one of the World Heritage Lists in Kyoto. Then It is the must-see temple in Kyoto. Please look at the panoramic view around Kyoto. Because it is located on the Higashiyama hill. Also it has longer history than capital of Kyoto. It was originally built in 778.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sanjusangendo Temple, 657 Sanjusangendo Mawaricho, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0941 Kyoto Prefecture

    Sanju-san-gen-do temple is one of our recommended temples in Kyoto. Because you can find fantastic statues in main hall. Those are called One thousand One " Senju Kannon" statues. Also please enjoy the spectacular views with the line-up of Buddhist statues.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchicho, Fushimi, Kyoto 612-0882 Kyoto Prefecture

    Fushimi Inari Shrine is the most popular place in Kyoto currently. Because it has beautiful One thousand Torii gates. You can go through in the One thousand Torii gates. It is an unforgettable experience for you.

    The inari shrines host the guardian gods for business success, well-being of the family, traffic safety and improvement in performing arts.

    Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

    Pass By: Toji, 1 Kujyomachi, Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8473 Kyoto Prefecture

    We will pass Toji temple on the way to Arashiyama. You can find tallest wooden structure Five stories pagoda in Japan.

    Stop At: Arashiyama, Togetsukyo, Saga, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8383 Kyoto Prefecture

    We will take lunch break in Arashiyama.

    ★Lunch info (If you choose our tour with lunch)

    ・Japanese style lunch with local foods

    The main dish is chicken hot pot. If you prefer a Vegetarian/Halal certificated meal or have any serious food allergies, please let us know when you make a booking.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Bamboo Forest Trail, Sagatenryuji Tateishicho, Ukyo -ku, Kyoto 616-8375 Kyoto Prefecture

    We will go through the Bamboo forest trail to Tenryu-ji temple. Bamboo is all year green. Then the beauty is signature of Kyoto. Please bring your camera. Because there are photogenic places.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Tenryuji Temple, 68 Saga Tenryuji Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385 Kyoto Prefecture

    Tenryu-ji temple is listed on the World Heritages in Kyoto. There are traditional Japanese garden. The design of the garden is unchanged more than 700 years. You can enjoy beautiful flowers and plants in each season.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kinkakuji Temple, 1 Kinkakujicho, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8361 Kyoto Prefecture

    Kinkan-ji temple was built in same era as Tenryu-ji temple. Also it is listed the world heritages either. The Golden pavilion is so magnificent covered with pure gold leaves. It is the symbol of Kyoto.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Pass By: Nijo Castle, 541 Nijojocho, Nijodori Horikawa-nishiiru, Nakagyo, Kyoto 604-8301 Kyoto Prefecture

    We will pass Nijo Castle on the return way. It has important historic place in Japan. Because the Edo government return the political right to the emperor.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Kyoto Avanti, 31 Higashikujō Nishisannōchō, Minami-ku, Kyoto, 601-8003, Japan
    2: Nishiumeda Bus Zantei Parking Lot, 3-chōme-2-2-14 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, 530-0001, Japan
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    1: Kyoto Station, Higashishiokoji Kamadonocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
    2: Osaka Station, 3-chōme-1-1 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, 530-0001, Japan
    Inclusions
    • English-speaking guide
    • Headsets to hear the Audio guide clearly.
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Tax, Fees, and Handling charges
    • Lunch ( If selected)
    • Audio Guides are covered in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Indonesian, Thai
    • WiFi on board
    • Entry/Admission - Kiyomizu-dera Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Sanjusangendo Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Tenryuji Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Kinkakuji Temple
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, unless Specified
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Audio guidance in English, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Thai, Indonesian, Russian
    • Free Wi-Fi service available on the bus.
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at the time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Comfortable shoes for walking (need to walk in each places)
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We really enjoyed this tour & some amazing sights. Be prepared for lots of walking (about 6 miles) & possible inclement weather (rain) during fall/winter. We were picked up & delivered back to Osaka (which was great) & found the meeting point quite easily. Our...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Rebecca F
    JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

    Thank you for excellent review! We hope your whole experience in Japan to be an unforgettable one! Best regards, Japan Panoramic Tours

    Reviewed yesterday

    Enjoyed this tour as was able to see alot of historical sights in one day if you don't have that much time in Kyoto. Would return to spend more time at these locations again when I return.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank schamonaz
    JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your massage. We are happy to hear that you enjoy our tour. Please come to Japan again. Thank you. Best regard, Japan Panoramic Tours

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I think our tour guide Jun said at the end of the day we went to 6 temples, and they were all pretty special, but he said that was a pretty mad day and I'd agree with him. In Japan people would go to 2...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Matthew J
    JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for excellent review! We hope your whole experience in Japan to be an unforgettable one! Best regards, Japan Panoramic Tours

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Kyoto is steeped in history, culture and arts. This is my second time in Kyoto and will definitely go back.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Galoray
    JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your massage. We are happy to hear that you enjoy our tour. Please come to Japan again. Thank you. Best regard, Japan Panoramic Tours

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Excellent tour from Lanny. She controlled everything so well and we felt taken care of throughout the tour. Even when her electronics played up and was not doing as it should 👍. Very good visits to shrines and temples. The only improvement I can suggest...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Jackie022
    JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for joining our tour! We are very happy to help you for the unforgettable experience. Have a wonderful time here! Best regards, Japan Panoramic Tours

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