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Kyoto Cultural Forest, Shrine and Temple Tour with Options

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Highlights
  • 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
  • Avoid language barriers—multiple language audio guides available
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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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Stop At: Kiyomizu-dera Temple, 1-294 Kiyomizu, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0862 Kyoto Prefecture

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, 657 Sanjusangendo Mawaricho, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0941 Kyoto Prefecture

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, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchicho, Fushimi, Kyoto 612-0882 Kyoto Prefecture

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, 1 Kujyomachi, Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8473 Kyoto Prefecture

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

Stop At: Arashiyama, Togetsukyo, Saga, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8383 Kyoto Prefecture

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, Sagatenryuji Tateishicho, Ukyo -ku, Kyoto 616-8375 Kyoto Prefecture

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, 68 Saga Tenryuji Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385 Kyoto Prefecture

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, 1 Kinkakujicho, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8361 Kyoto Prefecture

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, 541 Nijojocho, Nijodori Horikawa-nishiiru, Nakagyo, Kyoto 604-8301 Kyoto Prefecture

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.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I choosed this tour as I have a short schedule and wanted to do the maximum of acitivities in the shortest time possible, and the tour delivered. Big Up to the guide that proved real empathie and quickly identified the priorities of the differents visitors...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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JAPANPANORAMICTOURS, お客様担当マネージャー at Japan Panoramic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for joining the tour and positive review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour with the tour guides! Our guide will be happy to hear your positive comment. We hope your whole experience in Japan to be a memorable one!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the "Kyoto Perfect Day Tour" through Klook.com. I highly recommend this tour. Our guide, Sami, was excellent⎯very knowledgeable and great company. The tour was a convenient way to see several "must see" sites of Kyoto. The bad? We booked our tickets with lunch...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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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 such a wonderful review and feedback! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our tour with the guide. We will take the feedback about the lunch seriously. I hope all the journey in Japan was awesome for you. See you someday...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you only have one day in Kyoto, as we did, this is a terrific way to visit some of Kyoto's most famous sites. It's certainly a full day with lots of walking, but the interludes in the air-conditioned bus and the lunch option break...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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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 joining our tour and great review! We are happy to hear the tour satisfied your expectation. Your guide, Jun will be honor to hear your positive comments. We hope your whole experience in Japan to be an memorable one! Best regards, Japan...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the temple and bamboo forest tour with Yurika. She was very knowledgeable, friendly, and gave us great background history of all the temples & shrines we went to. She was very approachable, spoke great english, and was able to answer any questions we...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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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 very much for choosing our tour and such an positive review! We are happy to hear you satisfied with our service and the enjoyed with the guide! We hope your whole trip in Japan to be an memorable experiences!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take a coach bus tour of Kyoto, the tour guide is friendly and humor. As long as people are punctual, like our team, everything is wonderful.😁😁😁

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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 joining our tour and positive review! We are happy to hear that you were satisfied with our service and the tour guide! We hope your whole experience in Japan to be an memorable one!

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