Kyoto Walking Tour to Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Tenryuji Temple & Jojakkoji tours, activities, fun things to do in Kyoto(Japan)|VELTRA
Kyoto Walking Tour to Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Tenryuji Temple & Jojakkoji
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What to expect

Take a tranquil morning walk through serene Arashiyama, visit Tenryuji Temple, and walk around the Sagano Bamboo Grove. Make your trip more memorable with a river lunch cruise on a yakatabune (Japanese barge-style boat) along the scenic Hozu River.

Packages

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Sagano Bamboo Tour without Yakatabune Lunch Cruise
USD 87.84
USD 87.84
USD 87.84
USD 87.84
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 75.01
Infant (Age 0-5)
free

Child (Age 6-11)
USD 75.01
Infant (Age 0-5)
free

Overview

Morning
4 - 4.5 hour(s)
Available Daily
English
Without pick-up
Inclusions: Train fare / English-speaking guide / Entrance fee to Tenryuji Temple (Pond Garden) / Entrance fee to Jojakkoji Temple

Schedule

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08:40

Meet at New Miyako Hotel

Kyoto Station
Tenryu-ji Temple (30 minutes)
Tenryuji temple during spring
Sagano Bamboo Grove
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
Jojakko-ji Temple (30 minutes)
Togetsukyo Bridge (30 minutes)
Togetsukyo Bridge
Saga-Arashiyama Train Station
12:30-13:00

Tour Ends at Kyoto Train Station

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • 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 given seating priority.
    If you would like a guaranteed seat for a child (age 0-5 years), please book them as a child (age 6-11 years).

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • Public transportation will be used and seating will not be guaranteed.

Required items to bring & attire

  • As this is a walking tour, please wear shoes and clothing that are suitable to walking. The total walking distance for this tour is approximately 3 km. 

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a minimum of 2.
Currently selected
Sagano Bamboo Tour with Yakatabune Lunch Cruise
USD 140.15
USD 140.15
USD 140.15
USD 140.15
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 127.32
Infant (Age 0-5)
free

Child (Age 6-11)
USD 127.32
Infant (Age 0-5)
free

Overview

Morning
Available Daily
English
Without pick-up
Inclusions: Train fare / English-speaking guide / Yakatabune cruise with lunch (Japanese food) / Entrance fee to Tenryuji Temple (Pond Garden) / Entrance fee to Jojakkoji Temple

Schedule

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08:40

Meet at New Miyako Hotel

Kyoto Station
Tenryu-ji Temple (30 minutes)
Tenryuji temple during spring
Sagano Bamboo Grove
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
Jojakko-ji Temple (30 minutes)
Togetsukyo Bridge (30 minutes)
Togetsukyo Bridge
12:00
Yakatabune Hozu River Cruise with Lunch (Approx. 60 minutes)

Tour Ends at the Yakatabune Pier

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • 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 given seating priority.
    If you would like a guaranteed seat for a child (age 0-5 years), please book them as a child (age 6-11 years).

Additional notes

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
  • Public transportation will be used and seating will not be guaranteed.
  • If the boat cannot be boarded due to high water levels or other operational concerns, lunch will be served at a restaurant instead. In this case, JPY 2,000 per person will be refunded.
  • A boarding fee of JPY 1,000 is required for children aged 4 to 5 years for the yakatabune cruise (meal not included).
  • This tour ends at the boat pier. JR train tickets for travel between Saga-Arashiyama and Kyoto will be given to participants, so please return to Kyoto Station on your own.

Required items to bring & attire

  • As this is a walking tour, please wear shoes and clothing that are suitable to walking. The total walking distance for this tour is approximately 3 km. 

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a minimum of 2.

Reviews

Lovely walking tour but outstanding lunch

2019/11/16 Friends FirsttimeinKyoto

The bamboo grove is breathtaking but we struggled to keep up with our guide through the train station because our group was larger than expected and she made no concessions for the crowded conditions.
The highlight was...

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could have been better

2015/04/03 Families Aldi

Weather was terrible, raining all the way through, but no mention in the first few days before the trip the trip that would suggeat the condition. We could've dressed more appropriately. Tour guide was very nice, but sh...

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Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 7 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, 7 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.

Kyoto Walking Tour to Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Tenryuji Temple & Jojakkoji
Take a tranquil morning walk through serene Arashiyama, visit Tenryuji Temple, and walk around the Sagano Bamboo Grove. Make your trip more memorable with a river lunch cruise on a yakatabune (Japanese barge-style boat) along the scenic Hozu River.