Check out the most highly rated and reviewed Kyoto tours and activities and see why travelers around the world can't stop talking about them!
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    Join real Geisha and Maiko in Kyoto as you sip green tea and watch an elegant performance. Taking place in a traditional Kyoto tea house, this is a special chance to meet and talk with the maiko.
    English Available

    From USD35.14

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (afternoon)
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    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

    From USD195.17

    Daily
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    Get your tickets now for GEAR, a unique non-verbal performance combining world class performances with a moving story set in the future. Check out the futuristic performances in historic Kyoto.

    From USD28.77

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)
    14%
    OFF
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    Our store concept is "a place to connect with owls". Just a short walk from Shijo Karasuma Station in central Kyoto, you can meet many different types of owls and take pictures with them!

    From USDfree

    Review Rebate
    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (afternoon, evening)
    100%
    OFF
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    Become one of Kyoto's lovely maiko for a day. Professional staff will do the white make up and help you dress in a bright kimono before a photo shoot! You can also stroll Kyoto for even more pictures.
    English Available

    From USD47.57

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
    62%
    OFF
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    Watch a maiko perform traditional dance as you enjoy a sumptuous kaiseki Kyoto dinner. Set against the backdrop of Higashiyama, a photography session with the maiko will make for amazing memories.
    Special

    From USD68.32

    Daily
    4 hour(s) (evening)
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    Meet the beautiful trainee geisha of Kyoto and witness the secret traditions of Japan. Enjoy an evening of culture, entertainment and delicious food with the iconic geisha and maiko.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD170.80

    Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Learn to make soba noodles the retro way, just a few minutes from Kiyomizudera Temple. Do it all, from prepping, mixing, rolling, and cutting the dough, then eat your freshly made noodles.

    USD26.07

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Conveniently located a minute away from the Kinkakuji temple, enjoy a special tea ceremony at Koto. Ceremonies in English are also available for a memorable time in Japan.

    From USD24.27

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Make your very own traditional Japanese crafts for you to take home as souvenirs. Enjoy embroidery, Kyo-Yuzen style fabric dying and cocoon doll right in Kyoto city.

    From USD9.89

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
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    Become a Maiko for a day! Dress yourself up in an elaborate kimono and traditional makeup. Bring a lovely memory home with professional photos of yourself!

    USD97.09

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
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    Take in the beauty and history of the three most famous temples of Kyoto on this easy half-day tour. Visit the amazing temples of Kinkakuji, Ginkakuji and Kiyomizudera.

    From USD44.05

    Daily
    5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    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 USD104.38

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (evening)
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    Enter the mystical world of the oiran and transform into a beautiful courtesan dressed in a luxurious kimono and elaborate accessories, for beautiful and memorable photos of your trip to Kyoto.

    From USD131.07

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
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    See the best of Kyoto as you enjoy the crisp morning air while walking the torii gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine and seeing the 1,000 Buddha statues at Sanjusangendo Temple.
    English Available

    From USD24.81

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning)
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    Learn how to make beautiful wagashi, the traditional cutely shaped sweets of Japan! An experienced instructor will assist you as you make flower and fruit shaped treats.

    USD19.42

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Stay connected at all times during your stay in Japan with a pocket wifi router! Great for both work and vacations, this is an easy way to make sure you have wifi wherever you go in Kyoto.

    From USD12.59

    Daily
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    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

    USD112.62

    Sun, Thu, Fri
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Step back in time with a visit to Gion Corner, where a showcase of traditional Japanese arts is held. After that, delight in a candlelight tea ceremony before a shojin ryori dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD110.57

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Tired of temples? Get your adrenaline pumping with a beginner-friendly rock climbing adventure near Kyoto. The views of Lake Biwa and the Hira mountain range when you get to the top are beautiful!

    From USD97.09

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)

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