Private tour

Kyoto: City Highlights Private Guided Tour

Activity provider: otomo Inc.

Kyoto: City Highlights Private Guided Tour

Activity provider: otomo Inc.

From US$ 85.67 per person

Discover the highlight of Kyoto on a private tour, the perfect experience for first-time visitors. Explore incredible heritage sites, temple gardens, and the bustling Hanamikoji Street.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Japanese
Private group


  • Take pictures at the most photogenic spots around Kyoto
  • Relax in the gardens of Tofukuji Temple
  • Get up close to the 1,001 Buddha statues at Sanjusangen-do
  • Explore the vibrant area of Gion
Full description
Meet your guide at the station in Kyoto to begin your tour of the city’s highlights. Ride the train and to Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine, famous for its impressive rows of red gates. Continue to Tofukuji Temple to relax in its beautiful garden and stroll along a raised walkway at tree level. After this, head to Sanjusangen-do temple, known for its amazing collection of 1,001 golden Buddha statues. Hop back on the train and travel to Hanamikoji Street and the famous Gion area, your final stop on the tour. Wander through the streets and feel soak up the energy of this vibrant area.
  • Guide fee
  • Private tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Transport costs
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet in front of the Bus Ticket Center near the central (Karasuma) gate in Kyoto Station, JR Line. Please arrive on time.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Cash

Know before you go

  • The cost of transport and entrance fees will be approximately ¥2000 per person

Product ID: 395337