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Kyoto Walking Tours
Whether its the nostalgic lanes of Gion or the quiet bamboo groves of Arashiyama, Kyoto is a prefecture that makes walking an extremely pleasurable activity. Join a walking tour and leisurely explore Kyoto's mesmerizing sights with the knowledge and insights of an English-speaking guide.
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    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Experience Japan's culture capital of Kyoto. Spend a calm afternoon in Tofukuji's Zen garden, go through the beautiful torii gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine and visit the famous geisha district of Gion.
    English Available

    USD79.97

    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Learn about the life of geisha and maiko on this evening tour, led by a knowledgeable guide. Feel the history of Gion as you walk, and see Kyoto's famous maiko!
    English Available

    USD14.28

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  3. This half-day walking tour will take you to see some of Kyoto's hidden gems. Explore the Gojo Rakuen geisha area, unusual shrines and traditional workshops, and make new friends as you explore!
    English Available

    USD19.04

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Join an informational tour around Miyama and learn about the traditional Japanese rural lifestyle with a local English-speaking guide! Find out about the history and the tools used among the people at the Miyama Folk Museum.
    English Available

    USD19.04

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. 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

    USD182.77

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  6. Take a tranquil morning walk through serene Arashiyama, visit Tenryuji Temple and stroll the Sagano Bamboo Grove. Make your trip even more memorable with a river lunch cruise on a yakatabune (Japanese barge-style boat) along the scenic Hozu River.
    English Available

    From USD84.72

    Daily
    (morning)
  7. 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

    USD189.44

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    8.5 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Get hands-on experience with Japanese cuisine, explore the shops of the local Nishiki Market and find all the ingredients you need for a delicious lunch. Learn to make maki sushi roll at a traditional machiya house.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD135.08

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)