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The name "Kiyomizu" means "pure water," and this UNESCO World Heritage Site was so named after the water that comes from Otowa Waterfall. Within the temple grounds, visitors can drink from the waterfall, divided into three streams that represent good fortune in health, studies and love. Kiyomizudera is also known for its large wooden veranda that offers guests a gorgeous view of Higashiyama. The view is especially beautiful in spring and autumn.
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  1. No.1
    Take in the beauty and history of the three most famous temples of Kyoto on this easy half-day tour. Visit the amazing temples of Kinkakuji, Ginkakuji and Kiyomizudera.
    English Available

    From USD53.96

    Daily
    5.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. No.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
    Meal Provided

    From USD56.95

    Daily
    4.5 - 10 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. No.3
    Experience the best of Kyoto through visits to places that take you away from the crowds for the most part; Nanzenji Temple, Nijo Castle (not on Tuesdays for this one), the famous Nishiki market for local food vendors, Gion and one more Temple!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD224.07

    Daily
    -8 - 10 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Spend a full day exploring the must-see sights of Kyoto. Walk along the charming streets of Gion, see the majestic halls of Kiyomizudera, and discover exciting tastes at Nishiki Market.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD112.03

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)

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