Explore the best sights in Japan by foot, and get a more in-depth experience. Book some of the top-reviewed walking tours through Veltra, and see Japan's fantastic shrines, temples, urban landscapes and more!
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  1. Take a tranquil morning walk through serene Arashiyama, visit Tenryuji Temple, and stroll the Sagano Bamboo Grove. An optional river lunch cruise is also available.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD80.47

    Mon, Wed, Sat
    (morning)
  2. Get hands-on experience with Japanese cuisine, and explore the shops of the local market to find all the ingredients you need for a delicious lunch. Learn to make sushi and sample sake at a brewery!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD113.27

    Sun, Thu, Fri
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Learn about the life of geisha and maiko on this evening tour, led by a knowledgeable guide. Feel the history of Gion as you walk, and see Kyoto's famous maiko!
    English Available

    USD9.04

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  4. Join a morning nature walk through Uji! Discover this idyllic town's ancient bridge and temples, including famous Byodoin. Then sample Uji matcha at a tea ceremony at Taihoan.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD80.47

    Tue, Fri
    3.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Walk through Nishiki Market, also known as the "kitchen of Kyoto." Your English-speaking guide will take you to several family-owned food stalls to sample fresh local food including sashimi and tofu.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD114.83

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Get a taste of Kyoto after dark! See the lantern-filled lanes of Gion and Pontocho. Find out where to grab a drink, which food stalls near Yasaka Shrine are the best and enjoy Kyoto's nightlife.
    English Available

    USD80.36

    Sun, Tue, Thu, Sat
    4 hour(s) (evening)
  7. Experience Japan's culture capital of Kyoto. Spend a calm afternoon in Tofukuji's Zen garden, go through the beautiful torii gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine and visit the famous geisha district of Gion.
    English Available

    USD59.34

    Daily
    4 hour(s) (afternoon)
  8. Visit charming Gion and Yasaka Shrine, then enjoy delicious Kyoto-style cuisine. To finish the day in style, play traditional teahouse games with a real maiko at an elegant teahouse.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD280.29

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  9. Let a Zen master teach you Zazen meditation, and experience the culture of the temples during a walking tour of Tofukuji Temple and Fushimi Inari Shrine.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD97.65

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Clear your mind with a peaceful tour of Zen temples in Kyoto. You can join a zazen meditation course at Myoshinji Temple and practice the art yourself.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD130.85

    Group Discount
    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning)
  11. Dress in a traditional kimono and walk the historic streets of Kyoto. Visit Kiyomizudera Temple and then stroll through quiet Sannenzaka in your kimono.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD95.70

    Group Discount
    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Set out, just your group and guide, and visit Sanzenin, Jikkoin, and Shorinin Temples. Each is famous for serene gardens made more than 1,000 years ago.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD95.70

    Group Discount
    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  13. This half-day walking tour will take you to see some of Kyoto's hidden gems. Explore the Gojo Rakuen geisha area, unusual shrines and traditional workshops, and make new friends as you explore!
    English Available

    USD18.08

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  14. Dress in a traditional Japanese kimono, have your hair styled and then explore Gion with a guide, for a perfect memory of your visit to Kyoto and fabulous photos!
    English Available

    From USD123.87

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  15. Spend the morning exploring often overlooked jewels of southern Kyoto! Explore the thousands of orange torii gates of the famous Inari Shrine, before enjoying a flavorful sake-tasting tour.
    English Available

    USD103.51

    Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  16. Offer up a prayer to the god of rice and protector of warriors, Inari Okami. Visit his brilliant main shrine before being touring a sake museum and sampling their delicious rice wines!
    English Available

    USD80.47

    Mon, Thu
    4 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning)
  17. Spend a full day exploring Uji and Nara, two of Japan’s oldest cities. Visit Byodoin and Todaiji, take part in a tea ceremony, and play with deer!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD162.75

    Tue, Fri
    10 - 11 hour(s) (morning)

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