One Day Premium Tour to Uji and Fushimi Inari Shrine from Kyoto, Kyoto tours & activities, fun things to do in Kyoto | VELTRA

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here

This activity is not available to book at this time.

One Day Premium Tour to Uji and Fushimi Inari Shrine from Kyoto

shutterstock_309238001

Visit World Heritage Sites like Ujigami Shrine and dramatic Byodoin Temple, the enjoy a Japanese-style lunch near the Uji River. Learn the secrets of the tea ceremony and explore famous Fushimi Inari!

  • shutterstock_309238001
  • Japan_Kyoto_Uji_Byodo_In_Temple_shutterstock_214167433
  • 161231_N150_asahiyaki-03
  • 161231_N150_asahiyaki-03
  • 161231_N150_asahiyaki-03
▼ Read more
This activity is not available to book at this time.
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:00 Pick-up at Kyoto Hotel Okura and Check-in at New Miyako Hotel
  • 09:40 Ujigami Shrine (30 min)
    A World Heritage Site, Ujigami Shrine deserves its fame as its main shrine is the oldest example of Shinto architecture in Japan. The main shrine and worship hall are national treasures.
  • Nakanoshima Park
    Walk by the island in the center of the Uji River on the way to Byodoin Temple.
  • 10:30 Byodo-in Temple (80 min)
    20120522090148_1159367171_10001_0 Built near the end of the Heian Era, this temple houses a Buddha statue and other images, and is surrounded by a beautiful garden. The temple is registered on the World Heritage List as a part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto. The image of the Phoenix Hall is featured on the 10 yen coin.
  • 12:00 Lunch (60 min)
    Enjoy a traditional boxed lunch with delicious Japanese cuisine.
  • 13:20 Fukujuen Ujicha Kobo (40 min)
    Experience grinding tea leaves on a stone mill to create matcha (powdered green tea). Afterwards, enjoy the full flavor and fragrance of your own handmade tea while munching on snacks. Tea has been made here for over 220 years.
  • 14:20 Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine (60 min)
    Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine was chosen as the No. 1 most popular site in Japan by Trip Advisor in 2014. Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine is the head shrine of all 40,000 inari-jinja shrines located all over Japan. The bright-red gates crossing through the forest are a must-see!
  • 15:40-16:00 Drop-off service to Kyoto hotels
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date will be cancelled.
Additional Note(s)
    • Depending on the number of participants, a sedan, large taxi, or bus may be used for transportation during the tour.
    • Participants may not be able to enter the Phoenix Hall due to congestion at the location. In this case, a refund of JPY 300 will be given to each participant on the day.
    • Please note that during the tea-making experience, the tea powder may spill on your clothes.
    • Requests for vegetarian meals will be accepted only when made at the time of reservation. Requests on the day will not be accepted.
    • Nakanoshima Park may not be visited due to a water level increase in the Uji River, or other reasons.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 8.
FAQ
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
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.

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

Next

N/A


Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 7 hour(s)
Availability Tue, Fri
Meal Lunch box
Share your experience with other travelers.