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Kyoto Instagrammable Highlights 1-day Photo Tour from Osaka Instant Confirmation

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Grab your camera and hop on a bus to visit some of the best photo spots in Kyoto. Explore the bamboo groves of Arashiyama, the geisha district at Gion, famous shrines, temples and the beautiful kimono forest art installation for memorable pictures.

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2-for-1 Review Rebate Special (until 2020/12/31)

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Price
Review Rebate Special / 1-day Kyoto Photo Tour
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2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 2.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 74.73
USD 74.73
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 13 & over)
USD 74.73
USD 74.73
Infants (ages 0-2) can join for free but will not get their own seat or meal.
Review rebate
Only 8 spot(s) left
List price USD 74.73 Final price2-for-1
Only 8 slots left
List price USD 74.73 Final price 2-for-1

2-for-1 Review Rebate Special

Receive two (2) adult tickets for the price of one (1) in exchange for your review!

Participation period: 2019/10/01 - 2020/12/31

1. Participants are required to purchase two (2) full priced adults and will be reimbursed for the amount of one (1) adult in return for your review on the activity.
2. Limit one (1) free adult per VELTRA account.
3. Review must be submitted AFTER you participate in the activity.
4. Review must exceed 200 characters in length and be written within fourteen (14) days of activity participation.
5. Review Rebate bookings cannot be canceled or rescheduled.
6. This offer does not apply to bookings made under a Travel Agent account.

  • Duration: 11.5 - 12.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bus fare / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking staff
Add-ons:
Pick-up at Terminal 1 of Kansai International Airport (KIX) per person + USD 9.34
Pick-up at Terminal 1 of Kansai International Airport (KIX) per person + USD 9.34
Bus will depart at 07:30 sharp.
You will transfer buses at Namba OCAT.
Package detail / Schedule
1-day Kyoto Photo Tour
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 74.73
USD 74.73
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 65.39
USD 65.39
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 13 & over)
USD 74.73
USD 74.73
Child (Age 3-12)
USD 65.39
USD 65.39
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Infants (ages 0-2) can join for free but will not get their own seat or meal.
  • Duration: 11.5 - 12.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bus fare / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking staff
Add-ons:
Pick-up at Terminal 1 of Kansai International Airport (KIX) per person + USD 9.34
Pick-up at Terminal 1 of Kansai International Airport (KIX) per person + USD 9.34
Bus will depart at 07:30 sharp.
You will transfer buses at Namba OCAT.
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Drop-off
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  • 08:20 Check-in at Designated Locations in Osaka
  • 08:30 Departure
    Limonbus-2 Please make sure to be on time as the shuttle bus follows the schedule strictly.
  • 10:50 Kifune Shrine (Approx 30 min)
    kifune autumn2       ※copywriter【photo imamiya yasuhiro】 Visit the peaceful shrine known for the rows of red lanterns leading its visitors up the stone stairs to the temple grounds. Enjoy the contrast of the colors between the crimson lanterns and the lush green forest.
  • 11:20 Depart from Kifune Shrine
  • 12:00 Okazaki Shrine (Approx 30 min)
    pixta_47251495_M Enjoy taking photos of the many adorable rabbit figurines and stone rabbit statues around the shrine grounds dedicated to worshipping the Rabbit God and the God of Fertility.
  • 12:30 Depart from Okazaki Shrine
  • Grand Torii Gate of Heian Shrine (Bus Window)
  • 12:50 Hanamikoji Street - Gion
    pixta_47578678_M Step into the streets of the Geisha district in Gion. Explore the many tea houses and alleyways as you take photos of the retro street. Take a stroll to Keninji Temple located around 10-15 minutes away on foot.
  • Yasaka Shrine - Gion
    shutterstock_174536096 Pay a visit to the iconic shrine also known to be the symbol of Gion and where the famed Gion Matsuri festival is held annually.
  • 14:50 Depart from Gion
  • 15:05 Yasaka Koshindo Temple - Higashiyama
    pixta_48798365_M Explore the temple dedicated to the three wise monkeys and adorned with colorful cloth balls called "kukurizaru." The "kukurizaru" represent playful monkeys that are bound down to control their desire to play.
  • Hokanji Temple - Higashiyama
    shutterstock_401754184 Take a photo of the iconic five-story pagoda designated as a cultural property of Japan, also referred to as the Tower of Yasaka by the locals.
  • 16:35 Depart Higashiyama
  • 17:15 Sagano Bamboo Forest - Arashiyama
    sagano chikurin autumn Filled with many scenic spots, another famous place in Kyoto is the bamboo grove leading to many temples and shrines. Stop by to take photos within the lush green forest.
  • Kimono Forest - Arashiyama
    shutterstock_1075541456 Stop by Arashiyama Station to see a lovely art installation with nearly 600 poles covered in traditional Kyoto Yuzen dye fabric. See the elegant patterns create a colorful yet dreamy background for your photos.
  • 18:45 Depart from Arashiyama
  • 20:05-20:50 Drop-off at Designated Locations in Osaka
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Infants up to 2 years old may join for free but will not have their own seat on the bus. If you wish for your child to have their own seat, please book them as a child.
      Baby strollers are permitted on the bus, but must be folded in advance. Please note that the operating company will not be responsible if any damages occur to the baby stroller.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • 1 suitcase (up to 90L size) per person can be brought into the bus. Additional baggage may be brought on, however, it would be subject to availability.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • This is not a guided tour, however a tour operator who can speak English will be on board.
    • If you wish to leave the tour at specific tour locations in the itinerary, please inform the tour conductor on the day of your tour.
    • The tour price does not include admission fees and meals. Additional fares will be needed to be paid on site.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
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Can I store luggage on the bus?
  • Yes. However, the amount of space available is limited.
    - 1 suitcase (up to 90 Liter size) per person can be brought into the bus.
    - Baby strollers are permitted on the bus but must be folded in advance. Please note that the operating company will not be responsible if any damages occur to the baby stroller.

    Additional baggage may be brought on, however, it would be subject to availability. Please inquire in advance if you plan on bringing more than a suitcase.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Any changes are subject to the same fees as outlined in the cancellation policy.
    If you wish to change the number of participants, the cancellation fees will apply per person.
USD 74.73
USD 74.73

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(4.50/5.00) 4.50 / 5
(8 reviews)

Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 11.5 - 12.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

Thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Taki. Some of the sights are quite spread across Kyoto, this tour took all of the hassle out of traveling to each of them. Taki was friendly, knowledgeable and happy t...more
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