Local Cuisine (Food Culture Experience), Kyoto tours & activities, fun things to do in Kyoto | VELTRA

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Enjoy a taste of Kyoto's delectable local cuisine. Have a gozen (set meal) at Daigoji Temple, sample charcoal-cooked fish by the riverside at Momijiya, enjoy a Kyoto-style lunch at Bishamondo Temple or dine on healthy tofu by the riverside of Takao. Eat dinner or lunch at a machiya near Shijo Karasuma, stop for lunch during your visit to Daihoin Temple or indulge in a 7-course lunch while touring Kyoto Nishiki Market. Itadakimasu (bon appetit)!
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    Relax on the riverside and taste fresh Kyoto cuisine featuring charcoal cooked fish. Relax over the Kiyotaki River, feeling the cool breeze and listening to the running water.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD59.54

    2.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Familiarize yourself with Kyoto at night with a local English-speaking guide who will take you to some recommended restaurants for an introduction to authentic Japanese cuisine and drinks! Experience the modern lifestyle in the ancient capital.
    English Available


    3 hour(s) (evening)
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    Walk through Nishiki Market, also known as the "kitchen of Kyoto." Sample fresh delicacies in one of the richest culinary atmospheres in the world and gain in-depth knowledge on how to prepare them.
    English Available
    Meal Provided


    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Enjoy delicious Kyoto delicacies in a traditional machiya house over 160 years old! From light lunches to elegant dinner courses, experience the best of the city's cuisine in beautiful surroundings.
    Meal Provided

    From USD32.48

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (afternoon, evening)

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