Kyoto Afternoon Tour

Kyoto Afternoon Tour

Take a half-day afternoon tour around some of Kyoto's distinct shrines and temples including World Heritage Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and discover why this ancient political capital of Japan is now its history and sightseeing capital! Enjoy sightseeing mainly in the Higashiyama area of Kyoto, where all the traditional elements of the city can be seen. The road leading to Kiyomizu-dera Temple is lined with rows of souvenir shops, great for shopping.

Tour Details

Information

Price : Adult (age 12+)

JPY6,100

Child (age 6-11)

JPY5,100

 
Duration : approx. 4 hours
Departs : AVANTI Sunrise Tours Desk (13:30)
Visits :
  • [Kyoto] Heian Jingu Shrine
  • Sanjusangendo Hall
  • Kiyomizudera Tenple
Includes :
  • English-speaking guide
  • Other admission fees and transportation costs included in the tour

Tour Plan

PlanMealsPrice
AdultChild
1. Kyoto Afternoon Tour No Lunch JPY6,100 JPY5,100
※ Children (6-11 years), Infants (0-5 years. Meals, seating and other such services are not included)
Departure Dates
07 Jan - 25 Dec : Daily

Except

18 Feb

Schedule

1

Heian Jingu Shrine (25 min)

Don't miss the characteristic red architecture of this beautiful shrine built to celebrate the 1,100 year anniversary of the founding of the city of Kyoto.
During the Jidai Festival on 22 Oct, Heian Jingu 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.
This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.
2

Sanjusangen-do Temple (30 min)

Visit the world's longest wooden structure, housing 1,001 life-size statues of Buddhist Kannon deities dating back to the 13th century.
3

Kiyomizu-dera Temple (70 min)

The view of Kyoto from the World Heritage Site of Kiyomizu-dera is superb. The historic shopping lane that leads to the temple adds to a wonderful experience.

Condition

Tour Operator : JTB Japan Travel Corp.
Pickup service : Not available
Departs : AVANTI Sunrise Tours Desk (13:30)
Disband : From Kiyomizu-dera Temple, participants will be dropped off at Kyoto Station, then to hotels.
During the Gion Festival (Sakimatsuri, 15-16 Jul), drop-off service to Karasuma Kyoto Hotel and Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto will be unavailable due to traffic restrictions.
Guide : English Speaking Guide
Participants : Minimum 2 - Maximum 20
Meal : Not included
Remarks :
  • During the Jidai Festival on 22 Oct, Heian Jingu 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.
    This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.
  • During the Gion Festival (Sakimatsuri, 15-16 Jul), drop-off service to Karasuma Kyoto Hotel and Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto will be unavailable due to traffic restrictions.
  • Connections from this tour can be made to the "Kyoto Maiko Dinner" and "Kyoto Night Tour". Connections are made at Kyoto Hotel Okura or the Kyoto Handicraft Center.
  • This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.
  • Children under age 6 may participate for free, but will not be provided with their own bus seats and must sit on the lap of their parent or guardian.
    If a seat on the bus is required for the child, please make a booking at the child rate.
  • The order of activities and arrival times may differ depending on road conditions and congestion at destinations.

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  • Kiyomizudera Temple
  • Sanjusangendo Hall
  • Heian Jingu Shrine

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    New South Wales, Australia, 2000
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