Kyoto Afternoon Tour

Kyoto Afternoon Tour

Take an afternoon tour to some of Kyoto's most famous sites including the most popular Kiyomizu-dera Temple and discover why this ancient political capital of Japan is now its history and sightseeing capital!

The tour starts in the early afternoon, leaving your morning free. This tour starts in Kyoto.

Price : JPY5,900 Duration : approx. 4 hours
Departs :New Miyako Hotel - 13:40 (Everyday)
Visits : [Kyoto] Heian-jingu Shrine / Sanjusangen-do Temple / Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Includes : ✔ English Speaking Guide ✔ All transportation ✔ All admission fee

Tour Itinerary :

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1 Heian-jingu Shrine (25 min)

Prowl the gorgeous inner gardens of the shrine built to celebrate the 1100 year anniversary of the founding of the city of Kyoto.

Remarks : This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden. During the Jidai Festival on 22 October, Heian Shrine is closed to the public and will be replaced in the itinerary by Chishaku-in Temple. If the Jidai Festival is postponed, we will follow suit with the itinerary change.

Kyoto - Heian-jingu Shrine
2 Sanjusangen-do Temple (30 min)

Browse the world's longest wooden structure, housing 1,001 life-size statues of Buddhist Kannon deities dating back to the 13th century.

Kyoto - Sanjusangen-do Temple
3 Kiyomizu-dera Temple (70 min)

View the city of Kyoto from this hilltop temple and take a sip from the Otowa waterfall flowing from beneath the main hall, known to grant wishes to those who drink it.

Kyoto - Kiyomizu-dera Temple
4 Hotels in Kyoto

Remarks : Connection to the Kyoto Night Tour and Kyoto Maiko Dinner is available at Kyoto Hotel Okura and Kiyomizu-dera Temple's bus parking lot.

Kyoto - Kyoto New Miyako Hotel

Travel Condition :

Pickup service : Convenient pick-up service provided from major hotels in Kyoto. (see hotel list)
Departs : New Miyako Hotel (13:40)
Disband : Drop-off services are available to hotels with pick-up services available. (17:30 - 18:30)
Duration : approx. 4 hours. Guide : English Speaking Guide
Participants : 1 - 20 Meal : Not included.
Remark :
  • During the Jidai Festival on 22 October, Heian Shrine is closed to the public and will be replaced in the itinerary by Chishaku-in Temple. If the Jidai Festival is postponed, we will follow suit with the itinerary change.
  • During the Gion Festival (14 - 16 July), drop-off service to Karasuma Kyoto Hotel, Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto, and Hotel Monterey Kyoto is unavailable due to traffic restrictions.
  • Connection to the Kyoto Maiko Dinner is available at Kyoto Miyako Hotel and Kiyomizu-dera Temple's bus parking lot.
  • This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.

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