Kyoto Morning, Afternoon or Full Day Tour from Osaka Instant Confirmation

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See Kiyomizudera Temple along the way

Explore the ancient city of Kyoto with expert guides! See all of Kyoto's sights with a full day sightseeing extravaganza, morning or afternoon tour.

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Full Day and Morning Tours begin at Kyoto's famous Nijo Castle, where the last Edo Shogun restored authority to Japan's Imperial Court. Move on to golden Kinkakuji Temple, before a visit to the Kyoto Imperial Palace or Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.

The Full Day adventure continues and the Afternoon Tour begins at the stunning Heian Shrine, a commemoration to the 1,100th anniversary of the founding of Kyoto. Next, head to the halls of Sanjusangendo with its impressive 1,000 life-sized Kannon statues. Kiyomizudera Temple is your final destination, a historic gem with stunning vistas of Kyoto.
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Price
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 20.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 82.99
USD 82.99
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 73.97
USD 73.97
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
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Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 82.99
USD 82.99
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 73.97
USD 73.97
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 6 - 7 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Admission / Bus fare / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • 06:45-07:15 Pick-up from designated hotels
  • 07:15 Hotel Granvia Osaka
    Gather at Hotel Granvia Osaka and walk to Osaka Station. Board a rapid service train to Kyoto Station (non-reserved seating). Walk to AVANTI Sunrise Tours Desk(Kyoto Sta. Hachijo Exit.).
  • Nijo Castle (50 mins)
    20120313053930_1732680769_10001_4.jpeg The grounds consist of two concentric rings of fortification, the Honmaru (main circle of defense) and the Ninomaru (secondary circle of defense), along with beautiful gardens and various support buildings.
  • Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion) (45 mins)
    rokuonji-kinkaku550x414 A gorgeous Zen temple, the top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf and surrounded by one of the most exquisite Muromachi Period gardens in the area.
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace (Mon-Fri) or Kitano Tenmangu Shrine (Sat, Sun, hols) (40 mins)
    20120313054812_1949490875_10001_4.jpeg Located within the beautiful gardens of Kyoto Gyoen, the palace was the residence of the Emperor of Japan until 1869.

    Kitano Tenmangu is home to the god of scholarship, a popular pilgrimage site for students!
  • Kyoto Station and go to Osaka Station
    Proceed to Osaka by JR Special Rapid Service or Rapid Service (non-reserved seats).
  • 13:15-13:45 Tour ends at Osaka Station
Package detail / Schedule
Afternoon Tour
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 20.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 77.58
USD 77.58
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 68.56
USD 68.56
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 77.58
USD 77.58
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 68.56
USD 68.56
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 6 - 7.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Admission / Bus fare / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 12:00-12:30 Pick-up from designated hotels
  • 12:30 Hotel Granvia Osaka
    Gather at Hotel Granvia Osaka and walk to Osaka Station. Board a rapid service train to Kyoto Station (non-reserved seating). Walk to AVANTI Sunrise Tours desk (Kyoto Sta. Hachijo Exit.).
  • Heian Shrine (25 mins)
    A shrine maiden in front of Heian Jingu Shrine One of the most important Shinto shrines in Japan. The architecture is modeled after the Kyoto Imperial Palace and is home to one of the largest torii (Japanese-style main gates) in all of Japan.
  • Sanjusangendo Temple (30 mins)
    A serene Kyoto temple This Buddhist temple received the popular name of Sanjusangendo (Hall of 33 spaces) from the architecture of the 120 meter long hall. The hall holds 1,000 statues of the Thousand Armed Kannon, one of the most important Buddhist deities.
  • Kiyomizudera Temple (70 mins)
    20121002224058_1135219718_10001_0 View the city of Kyoto from this hilltop temple and take a sip from the Otowa waterfall flowing from beneath the main hall, said to grant wishes to those who drink it.
  • Kyoto Station to Osaka Station
    Proceed to Osaka by JR Special Rapid Service or Rapid Service (non-reserved seats).
  • 18:30-19:30 Tour ends at Osaka Station
Package detail / Schedule
Full Day Tour with Lunch
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 20.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 145.24
USD 145.24
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 127.20
USD 127.20
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 145.24
USD 145.24
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 127.20
USD 127.20
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 11.5 - 13 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Admission / Bus fare / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 06:45-07:15 Pick-up from designated hotels
  • 07:15 Hotel Granvia Osaka
    Gather at Hotel Granvia Osaka and walk to Osaka Station. Board a rapid service train to Kyoto Station (non-reserved seating). Walk to AVANTI Sunrise Tours Desk (Kyoto Sta. Hachijo Exit.).
  • Nijo Castle (50 mins)
    The grounds consist of two concentric rings of fortification, the Honmaru (main circle of defense) and the Ninomaru (secondary circle of defense), along with beautiful gardens and various support buildings.
  • Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion) (45 mins)
    rokuonji-kinkaku550x414 A gorgeous Zen temple, the top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf and surrounded by one of the most exquisite Muromachi Period gardens in the area.
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace (Mon-Fri) or Kitano Tenmangu Shrine (Sat, Sun, hols) (40 mins)
    20120313054812_1949490875_10001_4.jpeg Located within the beautiful gardens of Kyoto Gyoen, the palace was the residence of the Emperor of Japan until 1869.

    Kitano Tenmangu is home to the god of scholarship, a popular pilgrimage site for students!
  • Lunch (50 mins)
    Relax and refuel for the afternoon's adventures with a delicious Japanese/Western lunch!
  • Heian Shrine (25 mins)
    A shrine maiden in front of Heian Jingu Shrine One of the most important Shinto shrines in Japan. The architecture is modeled after the Kyoto Imperial Palace and is home to one of the largest torii (Japanese-style main gates) in all of Japan.
  • Sanjusangendo Temple (30 mins)
    A serene Kyoto temple This Buddhist temple received the popular name of Sanjusangendo (Hall of 33 spaces) from the architecture of the 120 meter long hall. The hall holds 1,000 statues of the Thousand Armed Kannon, one of the most important Buddhist deities.
  • Kiyomizudera Temple (70 mins)
    20121002224058_1135219718_10001_0 View the city of Kyoto from this hilltop temple and take a sip from the Otowa waterfall flowing from beneath the main hall, said to grant wishes to those who drink it.
  • Kyoto Station to Osaka Station
    Proceed to Osaka by JR Special Rapid Service or Rapid Service (non-reserved seats).
  • 18:30-19:30 Tour ends at Osaka Station
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please note that you will be asked to complete a form indicating your full name, nationality, gender, and age before entering Kyoto Imperial Palace.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • Public transportation will be used for the trip between Osaka and Kyoto. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.
    • Children (ages 0-5 years) will be able to participate for free under the following conditions.
      Tour:
      An individual seat will not be provided. Please have them sit on the lap of their parent or guardian. If there are seats available, they are welcome to use it, however they will not be getting a priority in seating.
      An individual meal or snack will not be provided as well.
      If you would like any of the above for children (ages 0-5 years), please book them as a child.
    • On Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays, Kyoto Imperial Palace is closed. On these days, the tour will visit Kitano Tenmangu Shrine. The same is true of the period before and after the public viewing of Kyoto Imperial Palace in spring and autumn, May 14 - 17 due to the Aoi Festival, New Year's holidays, and whenever there is an Imperial Household event. On Jan. 25, Apr. 25, Jul. 25 and Oct. 25, Nishi Honganji Temple will be visited instead of Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.
    • On Tuesdays (or Wednesday if Tuesday is a national holiday) in January, July, August, and December and over the year-end New Year's holidays, Nijo Castle is closed. The tour will visit Ryoan-ji Temple instead.
    • During the Jidai Festival on October 22, Heian Jingu Shrine is closed to the public and will be replaced in the itinerary by Chishaku-in Temple. If the Jidai Festival is postponed, we will follow suit with the itinerary change. This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.
    • On Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays, Kyoto Imperial Palace is closed. On these days, the tour will visit Kitano Tenmangu Shrine. The same is true of the period before and after the public viewing of Kyoto Imperial Palace in spring and autumn, May 14 - 17 due to the Aoi Festival, New Year's holidays, and whenever there is an Imperial Household event. On Jan. 25, Apr. 25, Jul. 25 and Oct. 25, Nishi Honganji Temple will be visited instead of Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.
    • On Tuesdays (or Wednesday if Tuesday is a national holiday) in January, July, August, and December and over the year-end New Year's holidays, Nijo Castle is closed. The tour will visit Ryoan-ji Temple instead.
    • During the Jidai Festival on October 22, Heian Jingu Shrine is closed to the public and will be replaced in the itinerary by Chishaku-in Temple. If the Jidai Festival is postponed, we will follow suit with the itinerary change. This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en garden.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 20.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 8 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Please contact Veltra immediately if you make any changes to your booking once it is confirmed, as:

    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 8 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made between 18:00 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
    ・Any changes made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 77.58
From USD 77.58

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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 6 - 13 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch
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