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Enter Uji, the green tea capital of Kyoto. Considered to be of top quality, Uji's green tea is an absolute must when visiting the area. Uji is also known for historic sights, such as the famed Byodoin Temple, imprinted on the 10-yen coin. It is also the setting of the last few chapters of the Tale of Genji, the world's first novel.
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  1. Spend a full day exploring two historical cities, Uji and Nara. Known to be two of Japan’s oldest cities, visit the famed Byodoin and Todaiji temple, Kasuga Taisha shrine and play with the friendly deer!
    English Available

    USD173.41

    Tue, Fri
    10.5 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Discover the world of Japanese green tea with a visit to the home of matcha, Uji in Kyoto. Learn about the history of tea in Japan while seeing how the world's best matcha is made. A must-go for green tea lovers!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD152.57

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Get the best view of scenic Kyoto from the air as you lift off in a helicopter. See the ancient capital's temples, shrines and World Heritage Sites from above, and take amazing photos!

    From USD460.54

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Visit World Heritage Sites like Ujigami Shrine and dramatic Byodoin Temple, the enjoy a Japanese-style lunch near the Uji River. Learn the secrets of the tea ceremony and explore famous Fushimi Inari!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD274.81

    Tue, Fri
    7 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Walk the historical sites from the Tale of Genji, and discover the importance of Byodo-in and Mampukuji Temple that played an important role in Japanese history. Spend a full day exploring popular sites of Uji.
    Meal Provided

    From USD93.81

    Daily
    7.5 hour(s) (morning)

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