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8 hours tour in Kyoto with a local: private & personalized

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    Pass By: Kodai-ji Temple, 526 Shimokawaramachi, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0825 Kyoto Prefecture

    Visit the Kodaji Temple

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchicho, Fushimi, Kyoto 612-0882 Kyoto Prefecture

    Explore the Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Kinkakuji Temple, 1 Kinkakujicho, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8361 Kyoto Prefecture

    Discover the Kinkajuki Temple

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Gionmachi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0001 Kyoto Prefecture

    Wander through the Gion district

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Kyoto Imperial Palace, 3 Kyoto-Gyoen, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602-0881 Kyoto Prefecture

    Take in the sights of the Kyoto Imperial Palace

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Kennin-ji Temple, 584 Yamatooji Yojo-sagaru Komatsucho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0933 Kyoto Prefecture

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Higashiyama, Higashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Gionmachi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0001 Kyoto Prefecture

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Nishijin District, Nishijin District, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Yasaka Shrine, 625 Giommachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0073 Kyoto Prefecture

    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    City Hall, Nanzenji Kusakawacho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 606-8437, Japan
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Private and personalized experience
    • 8 hours with a host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Private groups are normally no larger than 6 people (if your group is larger, please make this known so that arrangements can be made)
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We enjoyed very much our full - day in Kyoto, Japan, with Tanya. She is very knowledgable and responsive. Thank you, Tanya.
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    We asked Taibi to cover as much ground as possible in the day and he met the brief really well. A great immersion into Kyoto. Thanks Taibi for a great day
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    Eko tailored an itinerary that quite closely matched with what we wanted to see. He was great at sharing his knowledge of Kyoto with historical and cultural insights. The route that he planned was empathetic to our specific needs. Everything was great and he is, most
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    It was great to have a custom tour of Tokyo. Our guide was Justus. He's a nice guy. I don't think he speaks a lot of Japanese, but he knew a lot about the history of Kyoto. One of the things that was not good is the timing of our tour was not correct so we didn't get to see the
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    We had a great day in Kyoto with Justus, our personal guide. Over an early coffee, Justus talked us through the various options. We wanted a fairly relaxed day without rushing round as many sites as possible. The trail through Arashiyama bamboo forest and along the
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    By: City Unscripted Kyoto
    47 reviews
    Laura T
    Brisbane, Australia
    4634
    Enjoyable afternoon with Hisano!
    We were very fortunate to have Hisano guide us around from Nishiki Market to Fushimi Inari shrine and Gion.
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    Ada G
    40
    Tanya is Wonderful
    We enjoyed very much our full - day in Kyoto, Japan, with Tanya. She is very knowledgable and responsive. Thank
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    MaxM931
    Hamburg, Germany
    11191
    Recommendation
    Good Investment of time and money. Kokoro knows a lot about places, history and culture. I would suggest to book
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    FrequentFlier301822
    Al-Rayyan, Qatar
    50
    City Unscripted Kyoto
    Brilliant and insightful experience. Juraj our guide was excellent and tailored our activity to met all our needs.
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    Volley153
    10
    Had a great tour!
    Had an amazing tour! Went to many different hobby and anime stores as requested and even got recommendations on
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    scotthamil2n
    Melbourne, Australia
    93
    A thorough immersion into Kyoto
    We asked Taibi to cover as much ground as possible in the day and he met the brief really well. A great immersion
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    caryl1987
    Brisbane, Australia
    2820
    So much fun!
    Justin was such a fun tour guide. My partner is a bit shy but he pulled him right out of that and had him drinking
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    Tess10suzu
    Kuching, Malaysia
    10
    Fushimi Inari Taisha, Kiyomizu-dera & Gion
    We had a really good time visiting the three places in Kyoto. Eko Heru was friendly and knowledgeable, and he
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    chanleo823
    Hong Kong, China
    20
    Eko was a treat to be with
    Eko tailored an itinerary that quite closely matched with what we wanted to see. He was great at sharing his
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    FE123456
    Texas
    23069
    Nice guide, custom tour
    It was great to have a custom tour of Tokyo. Our guide was Justus. He's a nice guy. I don't think he speaks a lot
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    evieb935
    Sacramento, California
    3916
    Wonderful time
    My guide was Haruka , he is a polite young man with very good communication skills.This is a highly recommended
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    gerry_barnett
    London
    111
    Fantastic experience and wonderful memories.
    We were delighted to have Saki as our guide and host in Kyoto. She really gave us a wonderful itinerary and tour
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    John A
    113
    Intereting tour
    Saw some interesting temples at night. Nice to see them lit up. Trip through the giesha district was not very
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    britabroad_10
    sydney
    2116
    Juraj - probably the best tour guide ever !
    We had a half day tour of Kyoto with ‘Yuri’. It’s probably the best walking tour we ve ever had. He s passionate
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    Albert S
    San Francisco, California
    31
    Perfect Day in Kyoto
    We spent a perfect day In Kyoto with Airi as our guide. Her English fluency was excellent which made
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