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Private Tour - A tour to Appreciate the Artistic Traditional Techniques provided by otomo travel

Private Tour - A tour to Appreciate the Artistic Traditional Techniques

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Had been the political and cultural center for more than a thousand year, Kyoto has a lot of pieces of art that represent Japan and that atmosphere is still inherited. You will feel the solemn tradition and elaborate new wave of techniques on this tour. After learning about the history and culture of Kyoto at a Museum, you will visit a workshop to observe elaborate beautiful work of art using traditional techniques and will take a close look at how craftsmen actually make their work by hands! There are also specialized shops that have traditional goods such as wrapping cloth and incense sticks in a modern design. Don’t forget to book your tour to discover the traditional techniques!
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Kyoto Sta.
    Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
    In front of the Bus center near the central gate (Karasuma gate) of Kyoto Station, JR Line
    See address & details
  • 1
    The Museum of Kyoto
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Rakushikan
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 3
    Gallery of Kyoto Traditional Arts & Crafts
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    風呂敷専門店・京都唐草屋
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 5
    Kyoto Art Center
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Nishiki Market Shopping District
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    lisn
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Karasuma Oike Stn.
    Torayacho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-8171, Japan
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kyoto Sta., Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
Duration
5–6 hours
Return Details
Karasuma Oike Stn., Torayacho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-8171, Japan
Inclusions
  • Private Tour
  • Tour Guide
  • Necessary expenses for the tour guide
Exclusions
  • Travel expenses and entrance fees for your own
  • Money for food/drinks, souvenirs and extra activities for your own
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • The use of private van
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Kyoto
  • Entry/Admission - Gallery of Kyoto Traditional Arts & Crafts
  • Entry/Admission - Nishiki Market Shopping District
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please come in comfortable clothing, as this tour involves a lot of walking.
  • The tour begins and ends in different locations. If you would like to change the location of where the tour ends, please consult with your tour guide.
  • We have not included any particular lunch/dinner places in this tour, but you are welcome to stop for a break and eat at resting spots.
  • On Tuesdays and Wednesdays "Kyoto Dento Kogeikan" is closed. If any of the scheduled places are closed on the day you visit, your tour guide will take you to an alternative location.
  • The travel expense is not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest. (Entrance fees, transportation fees, activity fees, etc. - at least about JPY 1000)
  • If you do not arrive at the specified starting place after 60 minutes from the agreed meeting time, the tour will be considered canceled.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Excellent trip but ran out of time.
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Great day in a great city
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Great tour & perfect way to see the city!
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Young Swedish couple
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–6 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Japanese
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