Start your day with a morning tour or activity, and make the most of your time in Japan. Check out the sights before an afternoon flight, watch the sunrise over the sea or enjoy the morning quiet with top half-day tours and activities.
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  1. Become one of Kyoto's lovely maiko for a day. Professional staff will do the white make up and help you dress in a bright kimono before a photo shoot! You can also stroll Kyoto for even more pictures.
    English Available

    From USD84.73

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  2. Our store concept is "a place to connect with owls". Just a short walk from Shijo Karasuma Station in central Kyoto, you can meet many different types of owls and take pictures with them!

    From USD13.85

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  3. Explore the ancient city of Kyoto with expert guides! See Kinkakuji Temple, the Imperial Palace, Sanjusangendo, Kiyomizu Temple and more. Choose your course!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD54.46

    Daily
    3.5 - 9 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Learn to make soba noodles the retro way, just a few minutes from Kiyomizudera Temple. Do it all, from prepping, mixing, rolling, and cutting the dough, then eat your freshly made noodles.

    USD26.77

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Draw and create a unique piece of art during an intimate lesson of traditional Japanese calligraphy. Take your work home with you as a Kyoto souvenir.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD135.57

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Take a taste of true Japanese hospitality with an English-language tea ceremony conducted by a friendly tea master. Located just minutes from Kiyomizu Temple, a perfect addition to any trip.
    English Available

    USD18.46

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  7. Visit a traditional Japanese machiya, a wooden townhouse, and enjoy an authentic tea ceremony in a quiet and serene atmosphere. Learn Japanese culture in a friendly and relaxed way.

    USD35.89

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. While in Kyoto, take the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform into an elegant maiko or geisha! Take photos in dramatic white makeup and colorful kimono.

    From USD114.64

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Ride a retro rickshaw and step back in time in lovely Arashiyama! This private tour takes you around the best sites, filled with history and beauty.

    From USD18.46

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  10. Show a new side of yourself in magnificent and bright kimono. This special photo shoot will leave you feeling like a movie star! Friendly English speaking staff make this stress free and fun, too.
    English Available

    From USD124.61

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  11. Get dressed and styled in an adorable antique kimono with a modern twist. Add to the nostalgic style with cute accessories and try a different type of photo shoot for amazing pictures.

    From USD134.58

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  12. Soothe heart and mind with Zen meditation at Shourinji Temple in Kyoto. Seek calm in the quiet temple grounds then enjoy a reflective cup of tea afterwards.

    From USD9.23

    Daily
    1.5 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  13. Learn how to make beautiful wagashi, the traditional cutely shaped sweets of Japan! An experienced instructor will assist you as you make flower and fruit shaped treats.

    USD19.94

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  14. Get a special local's eye view of Kyoto as you cycle through hidden back roads. Pedal past all gems of this fantastic city with your on an incredible, private bike tour!
    English Available
    Special

    From USD50.77

    Group Discount
    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. Spice up a trip to Kyoto with this special set plan including kimono, sash, bag and sandals. Choose from a variety of patterns and fabrics to fit your style.

    From USD25.92

    33%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 - 10 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  16. Discover the hidden streets of Kyoto's old geisha districts of Gion and Miyagawacho, and keep your eye out for strolling maiko. Then visit the home of Japanese Zen, and check out the tranquil garden.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD60.81

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  17. 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

    USD82.15

    Tue, Fri
    3.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning)
  18. Enter the mystical world of the oiran and transform into a beautiful courtesan dressed in a luxurious kimono and elaborate accessories, for beautiful and memorable photos of your trip to Kyoto.

    From USD134.58

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  19. See the best of Kyoto as you enjoy the crisp morning air while walking the torii gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine and seeing the 1,000 Buddha statues at Sanjusangendo Temple.
    English Available

    From USD25.48

    6%
    OFF
    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning)
  20. Begin cooking from soy beans, then taste the difference of each stage of tofu. Experience this rare opportunity to taste the difference of freshly made tofu.
    Meal Provided

    From USD12.00

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)

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