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Kyoto and Nara Top Sights from Kyoto or Osaka

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Explore both Kyoto and Nara conveniently on a bus tour to visit the highlights such as Fushimi Inari, Kinkakuji Temple, Todaiji Temple, and more! Get helpful English guidance along with transfers from either Kyoto or Osaka.

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Kyoto & Nara Highlights Tour
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Adult/Child (Age 13 & over)
USD 62.44
USD 62.44
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 55.99
USD 55.99
Child (Age 0-2)
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 13 & over)
USD 62.44
USD 62.44
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 55.99
USD 55.99
Child (Age 0-2)
free
free
Infants (ages 0-3) can join for free but will not get a separate seat.
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  • Duration: 9.5 - 11.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bus fare / English-speaking guide / Admission to Kinkakuji Temple
  • Schedule
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  • 07:45 Check-in at Osaka VIP Villa Namba Lounge
  • 08:00 Depart
  • 09:40 Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavillion) (Approx 40 min)
    鹿苑寺 蔵 Stop by one of the major icons of Kyoto, the Kinkakuji Temple. Marvel at the temple that shimmers in gold as you enjoy the seasonal beauty reflected on the pond.
  • 10:50 Arashiyama and Lunch Break (Approx 120 min)
    Japan_Kyoto_Arashiyama_Sagano_bamboo forest_kimono_shutterstock_1028137558 Stop by the famous World Heritage Site to see the wonderful scenery from the temple. Take your time to venture around the area and find a place to have lunch!

    Lunch is not included in the tour fare.
  • 13:40 Fushimi Inari Shrine (Approx 80 min)
    fushimi inari torii Stroll through the impressive corridor of red torii gates that lead up the mountain. Find many fox statues that welcome you along the way. These foxes are associated with the God of Agriculture, the deity the shrine pays tribute to.
  • 15:50 Todaiji Temple and Nara Park (Approx 80 min)
    Japan_Nara_Deer_shutterstock_530957122 Stroll through Nara Park where you will be greeted by the friendly deer roaming throughout the area. Pay a visit to Todaiji Temple to see the massive Buddha statue that is an icon of Nara.

    Admission to Todaiji Temple (JPY 500) is not included in the tour fare.
  • 19:00 Tour Ends at Osaka VIP Villa Namba Lounge
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    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Meals, drinks, and personal expenses are not included in the tour fare
    • The waiting room has a baggage storage service which can be used for free. Limited to one piece of luggage per person.
    • In the case the schedule is changed due to traffic conditions and arrival time is later than scheduled, you will not be compensated for any taxi rides or accommodations in such cases.
    • This tour is subject to cancellation or changes due to national disasters or crowds.
    • If the tour is cancelled due to the weather, the tour may visit somewhere different instead.
    • The parking lot is a 15-minute walk from Todaiji Temple.
    • English-speaking guide will be accompanying the tour on Tuesday and Thursday. While a Chinese-speaking guide will be available everyday.
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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 20% 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 30% 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 40% 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.
USD 62.44
USD 62.44

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(4.00/5.00) 4.00 / 5
(7 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 9.5 - 11.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

Great tour. It’s a little fast for me but we’ll organized..
by: Arturo
Just Fantastic!! Great tour leader and driver. Highly recommended
Covering the most frequented spots in Kyoto such as Fushimi Inari, Arashiyama and Kinkakuji, followed by a late afternoon noon tour of Todaiji in Nara Park, this tour is just right for visitors new to...more
USD 62.44
USD 62.44
4.00 / 5
Kyoto and Nara Top Sights from Kyoto or Osaka