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Kyoto Cultural Forest, Shrine and Temple Tour with Options

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  • A great choice for travelers with limited time
  • See multiple temples, shrines, and attractions such as Fushimi Inari
  • Visit World Heritage-listed Kyoto's popular attractions
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Kyoto Cultural Forest, Shrine and Temple Tour with Options
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Japanese style lunch.(Main :Chicken)Vegetarian Meal or Halal Meal is available.Please provide your request until 2 days before the tour.
From US$ 137.62
From Osaka,Lunch Included
Japanese style lunch.(Main :Chicken)Vegetarian Meal or Halal Meal is available.Please provide your request until 2 days before the tour.
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Overview
This guided tour helps you discover lots of Kyoto’s dispersed temples, shrines, and cultural attractions in one day. You’ll save time researching and planning your trip, by having the itinerary organized for you. You’ll travel in an air-conditioned coach, and it’ll be a hassle-free day. Highlights include Kiyomizu-Dera Temple, Fushimi Inari Shrine, Sagano Bamboo Forest, and Tenryuji Temple.
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Higashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

Kiyomizu temple is one of the World Heritage Lists in Kyoto. Then It is the must-see temple in Kyoto. Please look at the panoramic view around Kyoto. Because it is located on the Higashiyama hill. Also it has longer history than capital of Kyoto. It was originally built in 778.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Sanjusangendo Temple, Higashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

Sanju-san-gen-do temple is one of our recommended temples in Kyoto. Because you can find fantastic statues in main hall. Those are called One thousand One " Senju Kannon" statues. Also please enjoy the spectacular views with the line-up of Buddhist statues.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, Fushimi, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

Fushimi Inari Shrine is the most popular place in Kyoto currently. Because it has beautiful One thousand Torii gates. You can go through in the One thousand Torii gates. It is an unforgettable experience for you.
The inari shrines host the guardian gods for business success, well-being of the family, traffic safety and improvement in performing arts.

Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

Pass By: Toji, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

We will pass Toji temple on the way to Arashiyama. You can find tallest wooden structure Five stories pagoda in Japan.

Stop At: Arashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

We will take lunch break in Arashiyama.
★Lunch info (If you choose our tour with lunch)
・Japanese style lunch with local foods
The main dish is chicken hot pot. If you prefer a Vegetarian/Halal certificated meal or have any serious food allergies, please let us know when you make a booking.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Bamboo Forest Trail, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

We will go through the Bamboo forest trail to Tenryu-ji temple. Bamboo is all year green. Then the beauty is signature of Kyoto. Please bring your camera. Because there are photogenic places.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Tenryuji Temple, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

Tenryu-ji temple is listed on the World Heritages in Kyoto. There are traditional Japanese garden. The design of the garden is unchanged more than 700 years. You can enjoy beautiful flowers and plants in each season.


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

Kinkan-ji temple was built in same era as Tenryu-ji temple. Also it is listed the world heritages either. The Golden pavilion is so magnificent covered with pure gold leaves. It is the symbol of Kyoto.

Duration: 40 minutes

Pass By: Nijo Castle, Nakagyo, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki

We will pass Nijo Castle on the return way. It has important historic place in Japan. Because the Edo government return the political right to the emperor.
Reviews (85)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Good way of seeing popular temples and shrines in a short period of time

This is a great tour for people who have limited time in Kyoto. If you are staying in Kyoto for couple of days, would be great to start with this tour. Yurika was great, she explained a lot about Japanese culture, traditions and visited places....More

Thank solnatta
JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for choosing our tour and the great review! We are pleased to hear that you had such an memorable day with the tour guide! We hope your whole experience in Japan to be an amazing one!

Reviewed 4 days ago
Good way to see a lot of temples and shrines in one day

Yurika was an excellent guide. The first half of the tour was the best with visits to Kyomizu-dera temple, Sanju-san-gen-do Temple, and Fushimi Inari Shrine. The second half of the tour included a walk through a bamboo forest and a visit to two additional temples....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hawaiilover2017
JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for joining our tour! We are happy to hear that you had a pleasant day with the tour guide! We hope you had great memories in Japan!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great Tour

This was a great tour of Kyoto! Our guide Yurika, produced ‘Eureka!’ great! Had a great time even though it was raining. Lots of places packed in for a day tour! Lots of walking so wear comfortable shoes!

Thank GoPlacesMatt
JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining our tour! We are happy to hear you had a fun time with Yurika despite the rain. Have a nice trip! Japan Panoramic Tours

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour of Kyoto

Our tour guide, Ryosuke, did an execellent job of showing us many beautiful temples in Kyoto. We would definitely recommend this tour to anyone visiting the area. We couldn't believe how much we saw in one day. The traditional Japanese hotpot lunch was delicious and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kathy M
JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review with 5 stars! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed our tour with him. I hope all the journey in Japan was awesome for you. See you someday again. Best regards, Japan Panoramic Tours

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome

This was a great tour for those who want to see as much as possible in one day. For those who like to spend a lot of time at one destination this is probably not for you. Sami our tour guide was great and super...More

Thank ryanq241
JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining our tour Ryan and Jack! We are very glad to hear how you had enjoyed our tour with Sami. We hope you have a wonderful time in Japan. Japan Panoramic Tours

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The Shinkansen bullet train is included in your JR pass if you get one, highly recommend. Very comfortable with more legroom than a plane!
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