Kyoto Best Sellers Tours & Activities, fun things to do in Kyoto | VELTRA

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See the most popular tours and activities in Kyoto and see for yourself why they are the Best Sellers!
100Activities

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  1. 1
    Visit the most photogenic spots around Kyoto, including popular sites like Kiyomizudera, Fushimi Inari, Kinkakuji Temple and the lovely Arashiyama bamboo grove! Bus and walk around the city to visit the best sites with an English-speaking guide!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD134.75

    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  2. 2
    Make your evening in Kyoto extra special with an unforgettable maiko dinner show. Discover the allure of Japan's cultural icons as you watch a performance, play ozashiki games, chat, and take photos with a maiko in a gorgeous, elegant ryokan in Gion.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD187.68

    Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  3. 3
     
    Join a maiko for a lovely time in Kyoto, complete with a private tea ceremony, elegant dance performances, and rare photo opportunities. Chat with the apprentice geisha herself and gain insight into their lives for the full maiko experience.
    English Available

    From USD39.44

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  4. 4
    Personalize your holiday with a customizable Kyoto private tour. Decide your own itinerary and see famous sites such as Fushimi Inari, Arashiyama, Kinkakuji, Nijo Castle, and more as a qualified English-speaking, highly-rated driver takes you around.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD200.20

    Daily
  5. 5
    Watch a maiko perform a traditional dance as you enjoy a sumptuous kaiseki Kyoto dinner. Snap a photo with the maiko after the show. Cap the tour with a lovely view of the city from Mt. Higashiyama.
    English Available
    Meal Provided
    Special

    USD86.62

    Daily
    3.5 - 4 hour(s) (evening)
  6. 6
    Explore both Kyoto and Nara conveniently on a bus tour to visit the highlights such as Fushimi Inari, Kinkakuji Temple, Todaiji Temple, and more! Get helpful English guidance along with transfers from either Kyoto or Osaka.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD65.06

    Mon, Wed, Sat
    9 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  7. 7
    Become one of Kyoto's lovely maiko for a day. Professional staff will do the white make up and help you dress in a bright kimono before a photo shoot! You can also stroll Kyoto for even more pictures.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD116.46

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  8. 8
    Have a wonderful evening in Kyoto by watching an enchanting maiko performance. Be fascinated with their graceful dance and have a fun time playing traditional drinking games in a Japanese-style venue!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD47.16

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (evening)
  9. 9
    Spend a special evening in Kyoto savoring seasonal delicacies by the riverside restaurant in a traditional mountain villa. Enjoy the cool summer breeze while spending time watching a beautiful dance and taking photos with an elegant maiko.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD132.34

    Daily
    (evening)
  10. 10
    Venture through the ancient capital city to see the famous Fushimi Inari Shrine, Kiyomizudera Temple and the Kinkakuji Temple. Visit the highlights of Kyoto on a convenient bus.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD48.12

    Daily
    7.5 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)
  11. 11
    Gain insight into the rich history of this vast city as you walk along the ruins of the atomic bomb park and museum. Gaze upon the sacred Itsukushima Shrine and sink your teeth into mouthwatering Hiroshima-style okonomiyaki.
    English Available

    From USD327.24

    Sun, Tue, Thu, Fri
    7.5 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  12. 12
     
    Meet one of Kyoto's lovely maiko, who will dance and provide traditional Japanese style hospitality during a private dinner at the Nishijin Tondaya machiya townhouse.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD222.33

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  13. 13
     
    A one-of-a-kind evening awaits you in Gion with this full maiko experience. Enjoy a private Kyoto geisha dinner with a dance performance, play parlor games, and get the rare opportunity to chat and take photos with a maiko in this exclusive activity.
    English Available

    From USD127.05

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (evening)
  14. 14
    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

    USD14.44

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  15. 15
    Ride a convenient door to door shuttle between central Kyoto central and Kansai International Airport (KIX). Great for both solo travelers and groups!
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD41.39

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  16. 16
    Experience Kyoto by spending time with an elegant maiko. Marvel at her beauty and grace as you watch a traditional performance in a spacious Japanese-style room. Spend a memorable time by taking photos and even adding an optional lunch!

    From USD37.54

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  17. 17
    Enjoy the colors of spring as a retro train takes you on a leisurely ride. Hop on a traditional boat and marvel at arresting sights as you make your way down the Hozugawa River. Wrap up your day with some free time to enjoy Arashiyama.
    English Available
    Special

    USD96.25

    Daily
    (morning)
  18. 18
    Experience a traditional yakatabune ride in one of Kyoto's famed areas and enjoy authentic local tofu cuisine onboard. Gaze at the picturesque scenery of the Arashiyama area while indulging in a delicious lunch.

    USD74.11

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (afternoon)
  19. 19
    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
    Meal Provided

    USD150.15

    Daily
    10 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  20. 20
    Enter the mystical world of the oiran and transform into a beautiful oiran dressed in a luxurious kimono and elaborate accessories. Get dressed by professional stylists and take stunning photos in luxurious booths for a memorable time in Kyoto.
    English Available

    From USD142.93

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)