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Kyoto for Foodies
Make reservations with ease at Kyoto's top restaurants and taste the ancient capital's refined cuisine—from elegant kaiseki meals to beloved local delicacies such as tofu and miso. Join fun food tours and explore shops and markets, or enjoy a cup of good Japanese sake as you explore local breweries.
8Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. 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 USD30.39

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (afternoon, evening)
  2. Wine and dine on a delicious full-course kaiseki lunch cuisine while touring around the historical temples and shrines of Kyoto. Enjoy the panoramic view of this ancient city from your bus seat with a 30-minute free time in Arashiyama.

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  3. 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

    USD176.80

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. 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

    USD176.80

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Enjoy an authentic and delicious 10-course dinner in Kyoto. First explore the Shirakawa river and make your way through the traditional geisha district of Gion. Then enjoy your traditional meal.
    English Available

    USD210.87

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  6. Explore the variety of culinary delights at the Kyoto Nishiki market filled with hundreds of stores. Find fresh ingredients for your cooking lesson to learn how to make a donburi rice bowl. Once you are finished, enjoy devouring your tasty donburi!
    English Available

    USD73.67

    Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
    3 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Have a relaxing dining experience and make the most of your holiday in Kyoto. Let the soothing sounds of the Takase or Misogi River lull you as you indulge in an authentic Japanese kaiseki course meal with a gorgeous riverside view.
    Meal Provided

    From USD64.74

    Daily
    (evening)
  8. Get advanced reservations for a course meal at TORAJI while traveling around Kyoto. Unlike the standard yakiniku barbecue restaurants, try the mouth-watering thick-cut meats prepared by professional chefs for a satisfying meal.
    Meal Provided

    From USD82.53

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (evening, night)