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Convenient Side Trips from Kyoto
Japan has so much more to offer aside from Kyoto's famous shrines and temples! Venture away from the traditional charm of the old capital and visit the bustling modern streets of Osaka. Pet and feed the docile deer at the temples of Nara, head towards seaside Hiroshima, see the famous floating shrine Itsukushima in Miyajima or discover the rural beauty of Hida Takayama and Shirakawago. Skip the stress of checking train times and booking accommodation with these inclusive packages.
8Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Set out for Hiroshima as you visit some of the most sacred locations in Japan. Get to the heart of this country, both old and new, all with an English guide. Perfect for families staying in Kyoto!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD348.31

    Daily
    12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Enjoy easy departure from Kyoto as you head to one of Japan's most iconic sights, Himeji Castle! Walk part of Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, the world's longest suspension bridge, hanging over the water.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD171.89

    Daily
    8.5 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Visit majestic Todaiji Temple, Kofukuji Temple, and Kasuga Taisha Shrine, where you can meet Shinto priests or priestesses. Enjoy a lovely lunch, time to explore the town and a sake tasting too!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD298.55

    Mon, Thu
    8 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Visit Hiroshima from the ancient capital of Kyoto! With bullet train tickets and one night in a hotel included, take the hassle out of traveling and enjoy touring around!

    From USD199.94

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  5. Meet cute deer in Hiroshima and Miyajima, explore the charming retro town of Kurashiki and stroll through one of Japan's best gardens to see a different side of the country during your visit to Kyoto.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD722.86

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Mon, Wed, Sat
    2 day (morning)
  6. Head to Osaka for a day-trip through one of Japan’s most important cities! See the city from Floating Obsevatory, visit Osaka Castle and take a river cruise.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD141.13

    Sun, Tue, Thu, Sat
    9 - 9.5 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Dive deeply into the richness of both Kyoto and Nara as you visit temples, shrines, and even the Imperial Palace. Treat yourself to a day in the majestic splendor of these ancient places.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD135.71

    Daily
    10 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Take an easy half day trip from Kyoto and discover Nara’s most beautiful sights. Visit Kasuga Shrine and the largest bronze Buddha in Japan at Todaiji Temple.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD68.76

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (afternoon)

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