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Private Tour - First Time - Kyoto! Visit All the "Must-See" Destinations! provided by otomo travel

Private Tour - First Time - Kyoto! Visit All the "Must-See" Destinations!

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
A must-visit location in Japan. Discover Kyoto's famous spots efficiently by bus. There is a story behind each spot in Kyoto representing the people who lived there and its history. You will take a visit to many of the shrines and temples. There is also time to enjoy the beautiful garden while tasting some matcha. From Kiyomizudera temple, you can see over Kyoto providing a great photo spot! The final spot is the well-known "Kanrakugai," popular for its Okonomiyaki. It is a plan that will allow you to discover the Kyoto hot-spots!
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Kyoto Sta.
    Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
    In front of the Bus Ticket Center near the central gate(Karasuma gate) of Kyoto Station, JR Line
    See address & details
  • 1
    Kinkakuji Temple
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Nijo Castle
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Guesthouse Waraku-an
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Kiyomizu-dera Temple
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Issen Yoshoku
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    Gion-Shijo Station
    Kawabatacho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0076, Japan
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kyoto Sta., Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
Duration
6–7 hours
Return Details
Gion-Shijo Station, Kawabatacho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0076, Japan
Inclusions
  • Private Tour
  • Tour Guide
  • Necessary expenses for the tour guide
Exclusions
  • Travel expenses and entrance fees for your own
  • Money for food/drinks, souvenirs and extra activities for your own
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • The use of private van
  • Entry/Admission - Kinkakuji Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Nijo Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Guesthouse Waraku-an
  • Entry/Admission - Kiyomizu-dera Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Issen Yoshoku
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please wear comfortable clothing as you will be walking a lot
  • Tour finishing spot is different from starting spot. Please let your tour guide know if you would like to change the finishing spot.
  • The travel expense is not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest. (Entrance fees, transportation fees, activity fees, etc. - at least about JPY 3000)
  • If you do not arrive at the specified starting place after 60 minutes from the agreed meeting time, the tour will be considered canceled.
  • 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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Tourist47800 wrote a review Oct 2019
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Initially I was disappointed to find out the private tour was a 6 hour was a primarily walking tour. I am an American senior citizen and was not looking forward to that much walking. However, my tour guide Yuki Taniguchi was so patient and understanding with me. He was very
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from otomo-travel, Manager at Private Tour - First Time - Kyoto! Visit All the "Must-See" Destinations!
Responded 31 Oct 2019
Hi Thank you so much for the comment! It is glad to hear that our tour guide Yuki was really nice to you. As we want every guest to enjoy the tour, we trained our tour guide to be friendly and knowledgeable about the sites to visit so that everyone would be able to enjoy the tour. Although you were unhappy at the beginning, we are really glad that you could spend such an amazing time with your tour guide at the end. Again, thank you so much for choosing us. Best,
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By: otomo travel
muhammadkamranalinak
muhammadkamranalinak
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I'am happy about your experience and services
Very good 👍 experience I really enjoyed it fully fantastic I never forget it weather no pollution everything is pe
L8301AMjustind
L8301AMjustind
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A glimpse into old Japan
This was a great little tour that had a very fun hands-on experience in the middle of it. Make sure you wear blue c
L8301AMjustind
L8301AMjustind
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Two thumbs up
This tour was a really great introduction to Yokosuka. Looking at all the battleships and submarines up close (plus
solotravelonthefly
solotravelonthefly
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Great Day
As a solo business traveler with limited this was perfect to have someone show me island. My guide was super friend
sunshinegodlee
sunshinegodlee
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Nice long walk
Its a pretty place to go to......but must visit only in the peak of Cherry blossom or during Autumn when the leaves
Carolyn D
Carolyn D
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What an incredible day with Mutsuko
I had an incredible first day in Tokyo taking in all the must see with Mutsuko from Viator. She taught me how to na
davidaH7542KH
davidaH7542KH
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Insightful and friendly tour
Yuki was really nice and adapted when the rain and restaurants were unexpectedly closed. Got to know a lot about Ja
218trinad
218trinad
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Excellent trip but ran out of time.
Eric was a great guide. We just ran out of time. Missed the ferry connection which delayed us 30 mins so i missed t
K8zki
K8zki
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Tokyo day tour
This tour was perfect for our first day in Tokyo. We got to visit all the “must sees” and learn how to use the trai
barryhO1182UN
barryhO1182UN
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Great day in a great city
For any first time visitor to Tokyo, I would recomend yto personslize their presenthis tour. It is a meaningful way
berkovitze
berkovitze
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Great tour & perfect way to see the city!
This was an incredible way to spend the day. I am traveling for work so didn't have much time to plan out what I'd
Swedee93
Swedee93
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Young Swedish couple
We had a lovely day with Ms Ritsuko who had a well planned schedule from start, but was a good listener and changed
byronn425
byronn425
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Jozankei
We had such a great day out.Loved the foot bath and onsen. Also great to visit some temples and soak up a bit of Ja
frannteo654
frannteo654
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A Very Good Experience
Overall, the Osaka Castle was full of culture and very enjoyable. The walkways around the castle provided multiple
VinnieLondon_SE2
VinnieLondon_SE2
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Whistle stop tour of main sites ..lots of travelling time
You have to make your own way to the meeting point outside the station near Meiji Jingu shrine forest entrance. Gui
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  • Duration: 6–7 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Japanese
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