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Private Tours of Kyoto
Avoid the crowds and timelines of group tours with private tours of Japan's ancient capital. The guides will be at your service, to make sure you get an in-depth, personalized experience of Kyoto. Ask questions or get recommendations from local experts, to ensure your memories of your trip are perfect!
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  1. Treat yourself to an an incredible private chartered tour of Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan. Ride in luxury in a spacious limousine as you discover the area.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD195.85

    Daily
  2. Weave through the historic streets of Kyoto as you visit popular temples and shrines or relax in the bamboo forest of Arashiyama, all with an English-speaking driver. See the sights at your own pace!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD216.51

    Daily
    4 - 8 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Let a Zen master teach you Zazen meditation, and experience the culture of the temples during a walking tour of Tofukuji Temple and Fushimi Inari Shrine.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD97.43

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  4. See the best of Kyoto's sights on a half-day tour. See the Heian Shrine,Toji, Kinkakuji and Ginkakuji! Enjoy Kyoto's culture and sights with your friends and family, along with a friendly driver.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD70.36

    Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Clear your mind with a peaceful tour of Zen temples in Kyoto. You can join a zazen meditation course at Myoshinji Temple and practice the art yourself.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD130.55

    Group Discount
    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Discover the hidden streets of Kyoto's old geisha districts of Gion and Miyagawacho, and keep your eye out for strolling maiko. Then visit the home of Japanese Zen, and check out the tranquil garden.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD59.43

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Get hands-on experience with Japanese cuisine, and explore the shops of the local market to find all the ingredients you need for a delicious lunch. Learn to make sushi and sample sake at a brewery!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD113.02

    Sun, Thu, Fri
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  8. Spend the morning exploring often overlooked jewels of southern Kyoto! Explore the thousands of orange torii gates of the famous Inari Shrine, before enjoying a flavorful sake-tasting tour.
    English Available

    USD103.27

    Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Relax with your group and enjoy a private performance by a maiko in a classic high-end Japanese restaurant. Savor a delicious kaiseki dinner, lunch or a few drinks in the heart of Kyoto.
    Meal Provided

    From USD117.27

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  10. Take a big step into the magical world of geisha and maiko with an amazing evening. Enjoy drinking while the maiko performs, then take the chance to chat in English and even take pictures!
    English Available

    From USD104.74

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (evening)

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