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Kyoto Zen Garden, Zen Mind

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    Stop At: Konchi-in, 86-12 Nanzenji Fukuchicho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8435 Kyoto Prefecture

    A sub-temple of Nanzen-ji.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Tenju-an Temple, Japan, 〒606-8435 京都府京都市左京区南禅寺福地町86−8

    A sub-temple of Nanzen-ji.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Nanzen-ji Temple, 86 Nanzenji Fukuchicho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8435 Kyoto Prefecture

    The head temple of the Nanzen-ji Zen Monastery.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Keage Sta., Higashikomonozacho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0044, Japan
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    3h 30m
    Return Details
    Nanzenji Fukuchicho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 606-8435, Japan
    Inclusions
    • Walking tour of some of the most magical gardens Kyoto has to offer
    • Guided narration by a landscape designer with 15 years experience
    • Entry/Admission - Konchi-in
    • Entry/Admission - Tenju-an Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Nanzen-ji Temple
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was a fantastic experience!! Andy was very professional, passionate and knowledgeable about Japanese Gardens! He met us in the morning and took us to off the beaten path Gardens. His attention to detail and explanation of the many intricacies of each place was astounding.
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    If you are looking to learn, experience and enjoy what the ancient religious Kyoto has to offer then look no further. An(drew) does an amazing job of all. Only tip I can give is be prepared for the type of weather forecast for your planned journey. If you are told that the
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    Kyoto Zen Gardens trip with Andrew was the most memorable Kyoto experience for us. Andrew is a Very knowledgeable guy in many areas of Japanese culture and he masterfully presents the gardens as a reflection of religion, tradition and architectural styles so that you get a
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    It was really the best experience in Kyoto ever - as often as I / we have been here. I wish I could have met Andrew 30 years ago (and I recognize that it would not have been possible, as Andrew has not been in Kyoto yet). So many Zen gardens have I visited in the last 30 years,
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    It has been my fourth visit to Japan and third to Kyoto, so I have seen quite a lot before taking this tour, but it turned out I knew so little! I am sorry that I did not take this tour during my previous visits - I would have been so much more of a „conscious traveller”. The
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    • Duration: 3h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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