Check out the most highly rated and reviewed Kyoto tours and activities and see why travelers around the world can't stop talking about them!
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    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

    From USD198.11

    Daily
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    Join real Geisha and Maiko in Kyoto as you sip green tea and watch an elegant performance. Taking place in a traditional Kyoto tea house, this is a special chance to meet and talk with the maiko.
    English Available

    From USD35.67

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (afternoon)
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    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

    USD9.13

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Enter the mystical world of the oiran and transform into a beautiful courtesan dressed in a luxurious kimono and elaborate accessories, for beautiful and memorable photos of your trip to Kyoto.

    From USD133.05

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
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    Meet the beautiful trainee geisha of Kyoto and witness the secret traditions of Japan. Enjoy an evening of culture, entertainment and delicious food with the iconic geisha and maiko.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD173.38

    Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Learn how to make beautiful wagashi, the traditional cutely shaped sweets of Japan! An experienced instructor will assist you as you make flower and fruit shaped treats.

    USD19.71

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Our store concept is "a place to connect with owls". Just a short walk from Shijo Karasuma Station in central Kyoto, you can meet many different types of owls and take pictures with them!

    From USD13.69

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
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    Watch a maiko perform traditional dance as you enjoy a sumptuous kaiseki Kyoto dinner. Set against the backdrop of Higashiyama, a photography session with the maiko will make for amazing memories.
    English Available

    From USD72.00

    6%
    OFF
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (evening)
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    Ride a retro rickshaw and step back in time in lovely Arashiyama! This private tour takes you around the best sites, filled with history and beauty.

    From USD18.25

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
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    Be it summer or winter, Japanese kimonos complement all seasons perfectly! What better way to explore Kyoto than to do it in traditional Japanese garb!

    From USD24.64

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
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    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 USD105.95

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (evening)
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    Enter through a secret passage way leading you to this famous restaurant run by ninjas. Enjoy a night of surprises, magic and delicious food in Kyoto!

    From USD27.38

    Daily
    (evening)
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    Get dressed and styled in an adorable antique kimono with a modern twist. Add to the nostalgic style with cute accessories and try a different type of photo shoot for amazing pictures.

    From USD133.05

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
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    Try your hand at making the famous local Kiyomizuyaki pottery at Zuikogama, which has been creating high quality pottery in Kyoto since 1771.
    English Available

    From USD28.58

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
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    Stay connected at all times during your stay in Japan with a pocket wifi router! Great for both work and vacations, this is an easy way to make sure you have wifi wherever you go in Kyoto.

    From USD12.78

    Daily
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    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

    USD114.32

    Sun, Thu, Fri
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Step back in time with a visit to Gion Corner, where a showcase of traditional Japanese arts is held. After that, delight in a candlelight tea ceremony before a shojin ryori dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD112.24

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Experience the real Kyoto by meeting a maiko. See her perform traditional dances, and get the chance to play Japanese party games! After that, treat yourself with an included Kyoto style dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD127.75

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2 - 3 hour(s) (evening)
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    Learn the traditional method of dyeing intricate patterns on cloth, and choose your favorite sketch from more than 200 types or bring your own sketch. You can take your work home on the same day.

    From USD22.81

    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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