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Private Tours of Kyoto
Avoid the crowds and timelines of group tours with private tours of Japan's ancient capital. The guides will be at your service, to make sure you get an in-depth, personalized experience of Kyoto. Ask questions or get recommendations from local experts, to ensure your memories of your trip are perfect!
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  1. Treat yourself to an an incredible private chartered tour of Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan. Ride in luxury in a spacious limousine as you discover the area.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD198.81

    Daily
  2. Weave through the historic streets of Kyoto as you visit popular temples and shrines or relax in the bamboo forest of Arashiyama, all with an English-speaking driver. See the sights at your own pace!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD219.78

    Daily
    4 - 8 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Let a Zen master teach you Zazen meditation, and experience the culture of the temples during a walking tour of Tofukuji Temple and Fushimi Inari Shrine.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD98.90

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Clear your mind with a peaceful tour of Zen temples in Kyoto. You can join a zazen meditation course at Myoshinji Temple and practice the art yourself.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD132.53

    Group Discount
    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning)
  5. 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 USD60.33

    Group Discount
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Get hands-on experience with Japanese cuisine, and explore the shops of the local market to find all the ingredients you need for a delicious lunch. Learn to make sushi and sample sake at a brewery!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD114.73

    Sun, Thu, Fri
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  7. Spend the morning exploring often overlooked jewels of southern Kyoto! Explore the thousands of orange torii gates of the famous Inari Shrine, before enjoying a flavorful sake-tasting tour.
    English Available

    USD104.84

    Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  8. 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 USD119.05

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  9. Take a big step into the magical world of geisha and maiko with an amazing evening. Enjoy drinking while the maiko performs, then take the chance to chat in English and even take pictures!
    English Available

    From USD106.33

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (evening)

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