Kyoto: Private Walking Tour [Customizable] offers an unforgettable experience in the captivating city of Kyoto. With a knowledgeable and friendly guide, this private group tour allows you to customize your itinerary and explore the sights that interest you the most.
Did you know that Kyoto is home to over 1,600 Buddhist temples and 400 Shinto shrines? From the iconic Kinkakuji temple to the vibrant streets of the Gion district, this tour covers all the must-visit attractions in Kyoto.
With a duration of 8 hours and a delicious lunch at a traditional Japanese restaurant included, you’ll have ample time to learn about Japanese culture and history.
With excellent customer ratings, this tour comes highly recommended for anyone seeking to discover the beauty and charm of this ancient city.
- Free cancellation and full refund available up to 8 days in advance
- Duration of the tour is 8 hours
- Live tour guide who speaks English is available
- The tour includes visits to popular attractions such as Kinkakuji temple, Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, Fushimi Inari Shrine, and the Gion district known for geisha culture.
Activity Details and Logistics
The activity details and logistics of the Kyoto private walking tour include:
- Free cancellation
- Duration of 8 hours
- Availability of a live tour guide who speaks English
- Pickup from your hotel in Kyoto City
This customizable tour allows you to explore the local attractions of Kyoto at your own pace. Enjoy the rich history and culture of this ancient city as your knowledgeable guide takes you on a journey through its streets.
Visit popular attractions such as:
- The majestic Kinkakuji temple
- The serene Arashiyama Bamboo Forest
- The awe-inspiring Fushimi Inari Shrine with its thousands of vibrant Torii gates
Enjoy a delicious lunch at a traditional Japanese restaurant and discover the famous Gion district, known for its geisha culture.
With the flexibility to tailor the itinerary to your preferences, this private walking tour promises an exciting and informative experience.
Exploring the local streets of Kyoto with an informative guide is one of the experience highlights of the customizable private walking tour. This tour allows visitors to enjoy the rich cultural heritage of Kyoto by exploring its temples and immersing in its geisha culture.
Visitors will have the opportunity to visit popular attractions such as the Kinkakuji Temple or the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest. They can also experience the beauty and tranquility of the Fushimi Inari Shrine with its thousands of Torii gates.
A lunch at a traditional Japanese restaurant is included in the tour, providing visitors with a taste of authentic Japanese cuisine.
Full Description of the Tour
Visitors will have the opportunity to customize their itinerary and explore various attractions in Kyoto during the private walking tour. This tour allows for complete customization, ensuring that each individual’s interests and preferences are catered to.
There are a number of famous attractions to choose from, including the magnificent Kinkakuji Temple with its golden exterior and stunning gardens, or the enchanting Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, where visitors can wander through towering bamboo groves.
The tour also includes a visit to the Fushimi Inari Shrine, famous for its thousands of vibrant orange Torii gates that lead up to the sacred Mount Inari. Plus, you will have the chance to explore the historic district of Gion, renowned for its geisha culture.
With the freedom to create a personalized itinerary, this private walking tour offers a truly unforgettable experience in Kyoto.
Customers who’ve taken the private walking tour in Kyoto have given the guide a perfect rating of 5/5 and highly recommend the tour. The positive feedback from customers highlights the guide’s extensive knowledge of Japanese history and tradition. Customers have praised the guide for their excellent preparation and program, ensuring a comprehensive and enriching experience.
The guide’s expertise in navigating the local streets of Kyoto and visiting popular attractions such as Kinkakuji temple and Arashiyama Bamboo Forest has been commended. Plus, customers have appreciated the guide’s insights into the Fushimi Inari Shrine with its thousands of Torii gates, as well as their ability to create a customizable itinerary.
The tour guide provides helpful tips and arranges transportation, enhancing the overall experience for participants of the private walking tour in Kyoto. With their extensive knowledge of the city, the guide offers valuable recommendations on other things to do and visit in Kyoto, ensuring that visitors make the most of their time in the city. Plus, the guide can arrange for transportation such as taxis, making it convenient for participants to navigate the city and maximize their exploration.
Another highlight of the tour is the opportunity to indulge in local cuisine. Kyoto is known for its delicious and traditional Japanese dishes, and the guide can recommend authentic restaurants where participants can enjoy a satisfying meal. Whether it’s trying out Kyoto’s famous Kaiseki cuisine or sampling street food at Nishiki Market, the guide ensures that participants get a taste of the city’s culinary delights.
|Helpful tips on things to do/visit
|Positive review from previous traveler
|Highlights include Gion district
|Product ID: 126050
Participants of the private walking tour in Kyoto can easily navigate the city with the guidance and assistance provided by the knowledgeable tour guide. The tour guide won’t only lead the way but also provide valuable information about public transportation options and the best routes to reach the various sightseeing spots.
Kyoto has an efficient public transportation system, including buses and trains, that can take visitors to popular attractions such as Kinkakuji Temple, Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, and Fushimi Inari Shrine. The tour guide will ensure that participants are aware of the nearest bus stops or train stations, as well as any transfers or connections that may be required.
With the expert guidance of the tour guide, exploring Kyoto’s stunning sights and immersing oneself in its rich culture becomes a seamless and enjoyable experience.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I Choose Which Attractions to Visit During the Private Walking Tour in Kyoto?
Yes, the private walking tour in Kyoto offers customizable attractions, allowing visitors to choose which places to visit. This flexibility in the itinerary ensures a personalized experience tailored to individual interests and preferences.
Is Transportation Included in the Tour, or Do I Have to Arrange My Own Transportation?
Transportation is included in the tour, so there’s no need to worry about arranging it yourself. The cost of transportation is already covered, allowing you to fully enjoy your customizable walking tour in Kyoto.
Can I Request a Specific Starting Time for the Tour?
Yes, customers can request a specific starting time for their private walking tour. The tour offers flexibility in its schedule, allowing guests to customize their itinerary and choose a time that suits them best.
Are There Any Age Restrictions or Limitations for Participating in the Tour?
There are no age restrictions or limitations for participating in the tour. All are welcome to enjoy the customizable Kyoto walking tour, exploring the city’s streets, temples, shrines, and experiencing its rich culture.
Is Lunch Included in the Tour, or Will I Need to Bring My Own Food?
Lunch arrangements are included in the tour, so there is no need to bring your own food. The tour can accommodate dietary restrictions, ensuring that everyone can enjoy a meal at a traditional Japanese restaurant.
The Sum Up
Discover the captivating city of Kyoto on a private walking tour that’s tailored to your interests. With a knowledgeable guide by your side, you’ll explore iconic landmarks like the Kinkakuji temple and experience the vibrant Gion district.
This 8-hour tour includes lunch at a traditional Japanese restaurant, providing an opportunity to savor authentic cuisine. Highly recommended by previous participants, this tour is the perfect way to learn about the rich history and culture of Kyoto.
Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience!