Kyoto Afternoon Tour

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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.

Price : Adult (age 12+)
JPY8,800
Child (age 6-11)
JPY7,800
Infant (age 0-5)
FREE
 
Price : Adult (age 12+) JPY8,800
Child (age 6-11) JPY7,800
Infant (age 0-5)  FREE
Duration : approx. 7 hours
Departs : Hotel Granvia Osaka [map] (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
Plan Meals Price
Adult Child
Kyoto Afternoon Tour No Lunch JPY8,800 JPY7,800
※ Children (6-11 years), Infants (0-5 years. Meals, seating and other such services are not included)
Departure Dates
05 Jan - 30 Dec : Daily

Except
18 Feb

NoEvent / Visit
1
From Osaka Station to Kyoto Station

JR Special Rapid Service/Rapid Service (non-reserved seat) OR Bus.

Depending on the number of participants, the tour will use JR train or a bus for transportation between Osaka and Kyoto. In the case of transportation via JR train, all seats are non-reserved. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.

2
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.

3
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.

4
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.

5
From Kyoto Station to Osaka Station

JR Special Rapid Service/Rapid Service (non-reserved seat) OR Bus.

Pickup service : Not available
Tour Operator : JTB Japan Travel Corp.
Departs : Hotel Granvia Osaka [map] (13:30)
Disband : JR Osaka Station (18:30-19:30)
Please head to your next destination on your own after the tour.
Guide : English Speaking Guide
Participants : Minimum 1 - 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.
  • This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.
  • Depending on the number of participants, the tour will use JR train or a bus for transportation between Osaka and Kyoto. In the case of transportation via JR train, all seats are non-reserved. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.
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