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Leave your morning and evening free with afternoon tours and activities. Visit top sights, go snorkeling or diving in Japan's clear seas or book a delicious lunch of local specialties.
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  1. Join geisha and maiko in Kyoto for a tea ceremony. Sip green tea while you watch an elegant dance performance at a traditional Kyoto tea house. Meet and chat with a real trainee geisha!
    English Available

    From USD37.60

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  2. 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 USD55.97

    Daily
    3.5 - 9 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. 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.

    USD26.61

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Relax with your group and enjoy a private performance by a maiko in a classic high-end Japanese restaurant. Savor a delicious kaiseki dinner, lunch or a few drinks in the heart of Kyoto.
    Meal Provided

    From USD119.28

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  5. 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

    USD18.35

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  6. 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 USD58.46

    62%
    OFF
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  7. 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 USD113.95

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  8. 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 USD133.77

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Led by a genuine ninja who trained in Iga, the homeland of ninjas. Learn the tricks and stealthy moves of these iconic spies. Participants will receive a Ninja License after the course!
    English Available

    From USD73.40

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  10. Conveniently located a minute away from the Kinkakuji temple, enjoy a special tea ceremony at Koto. Ceremonies in English are also available for a memorable time in Japan.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD24.77

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  11. Enter the enchanting world of old Kyoto at the Nishijin Tondaya estate, where you can tour the machiya before taking part in a tea ceremony, dressing in silk kimono or enjoying a Kyoto lunch.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD9.91

    Daily
    0.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. The art of Kyo-Yuzen has been a part of the crafting culture of Kyoto for hundreds of years. Now you too can create a one-of-a-kind hand-dyed work of art.

    From USD11.93

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. Immerse yourself in Japanese culture and learn nihon buyo (traditional Japanese dance), an art form that has been refined over the past 400 years!
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD144.67

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  14. 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.

    USD19.82

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. Try your hand at the flowing and delicate art of Japanese Calligraphy, also known as Shodo. Join a lesson held at a traditional Kyoto house and learn to elegantly scribe Kanji characters.
    English Available

    USD37.65

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  16. Change into an elegant Maiko by the hands of professional kimono dressers and make-up artists. Take photos in studios near Kyoto Station, Gion, Kiyomizudera Temple, or Arashiyama!

    USD94.14

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  17. Bring your family and friends for a delicious experience in Kyoto. Use traditional methods to make different kinds of decorative confectionery and taste it on the spot.

    From USD11.74

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  18. Dress up in a lovely kimono or yukata for a stroll through the streets and sights of Kyoto. Blend right into the classic city with traditional wear, making for great photos and memories.

    From USD39.64

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  19. 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 USD18.35

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  20. Create a scarf or furoshiki cloth wrapper using traditional shibori dyeing techniques and take home a wearable souvenir of your visit to Kyoto.

    From USD29.73

    Daily
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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