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One Day Premium Tour of Kyoto and Arashiyama with Lunch at a Temple Instant Confirmation

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Enjoy a rickshaw ride near the Togetsu-kyo Bridge

See Kyoto and Arashiyama's most stunning spots, including the famous Bamboo Grove! Experience sutra copying at Daikakuji Temple, savor a Buddhist lunch at Tenryuji Temple and ride a rickshaw.

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You can book a maximum of 18.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 273.71
USD 273.71
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 273.71
USD 273.71
Infant (Age 0-5)
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 273.71
USD 273.71
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 273.71
USD 273.71
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 6.5 - 7.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Fri
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / English-speaking guide / Admission fees included in the itinerary / Sutra copying experience / Rickshaw ride
  • Schedule
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  • 08:40-09:00 8:40 Check-in at New Miyako Hotel / 9:00 Check-in at Kyoto Hotel Okura
  • 09:40 Daikakuji Temple (80 min)
    Experience sutra transcribing in a refined 1,200 year old temple known for its connection to the Japanese royal family.
  • 11:10 Nonomiya Shrine (30 min)
    This shrine is mentioned in "The Tale of Genji", the oldest epic novel in the world. Feel the 1,200 years of history at this ancient shrine.
  • 11:50 Stroll through Sagano Bamboo Grove (30 min)
    161231_N130_rickshaw-05 Walk the narrow path, which stretches from Nonomiya Shrine to Tenryuji Temple. On clear days, the sunlight filters down through the towering bamboo stalks making for a pleasant stroll. On rainy days, the forest is dim, creating a mystical atmosphere for visitors to experience.
  • 12:30 Tenryuji Temple & Lunch (90 min)
    Enjoy a shojin-ryori (Buddhist vegetarian cuisine) lunch at Tenryuji Temple, a World Heritage zen temple located in Saga-Arashiyama.The Japanese garden is complimented by the beautiful landscapes of Arashiyama, and has been registered as a Special Place of Scenic Beauty.
  • 14:10 Rickshaw ride (10 min)
    161231_N130_rickshaw-05 Experience a rickshaw ride around Arashiyama. Enjoy seeing local scenery.
  • 14:30 Togetsukyo Bridge (20 min)
    Among the beautiful mountains, Arashiyama is a location famous for its scenery. Here a bridge spans Oi River which flows through the area. The bridge offers a great view of the surroundings with a total length of 250 meters.
  • 15:30-16:00 Drop-off at New Miyako Hotel or Kyoto Hotel Okura
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • For safety reasons, women at their 15th week of pregnancy or earlier are not permitted to ride a rickshaw.
Additional Note(s)
    • Depending on the number of participants, a sedan, large van or bus may be used for transportation during the tour.
    • A Buddhist vegetarian meal will be prepared for lunch, so vegetarian participants are most welcome. Gluten-free meals are not available.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 18.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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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 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.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 6.5 - 7.5 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Fri
Meal Lunch
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