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Private 1 Day Kyoto Tour Including Arashiyama Bamboo Grove and Golden Pavillion provided by Nippon PLUS

Private 1 Day Kyoto Tour Including Arashiyama Bamboo Grove and Golden Pavillion

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
Updated 01/07/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This tour is to explore a castle, temples, Japanese gardens, and near natural landscape in Kyoto. You can learn more about the fresh information of each spot from your guide; ・Nijyo-jo Castle (World Heritage): only castle still left in Kyoto, where you can see gorgeous paintings on the wall & doors. This place also marks the event that the last Shogun returned the governing power to the Emperor, which is called Meiji Restoration. ・Kinkaku-ji Temple (World Heritage): It is known as the Golden Pavilion. Besides the pavilion, you can see the Japanese garden, Mirror pond, tea house, and worship hall. ・Arashiyama district: one of the most pleasant, scenic district in the north-western Kyoto with Tenryu-ji Temple, renowned as an original Japanese-style garden (World Heritage), and Togetsu-kyo (moon crossing bridge) Bridge over the picturesque Katsura river, including Bamboo Groves. Monkey park is popular in recent years.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Nijo-jo Castle Public Bathroom
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Kinkakuji Temple
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Arashiyama
    Stop: 3 hours
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Important Information
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Professional Guide fee
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Exclusions
  • Transportation fee for customers and guide (From a hotel to a hotel; 1,200 yen)
  • Admissions for customers for 3 places (2,200 yen per person)
  • for customers and guide(around 1200 yen per person)
  • Entry/Admission - Nijo-jo Castle Public Bathroom
  • Entry/Admission - Kinkakuji Temple
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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