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

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. 21
    Discover Kyoto's maiko culture! Watch a traditional Japanese dance performance while savoring a delicious meal or some matcha tea and sweets. Get to know more about this secretive sisterhood.
    English Available
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    From USD30.31

    Daily
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. 22
    Explore Kyoto at your own pace using a 24-hour or 48-hour hop-on hop-off pass that goes to popular tourist spots of the ancient capital. Visit Nijo Castle, Kinkakuji Temple, Heian Shrine or simply enjoy the view from the open-top bus!
    English Available

    From USD33.15

    Daily
  3. 23
    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

    USD270.87

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  4. 24
    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 USD140.64

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. 25
    While in Kyoto, take the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform into an elegant maiko or geisha! Take photos in dramatic white makeup and colorful kimono.

    From USD119.81

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  6. 26
    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

    USD72.93

    Daily
    5 - 6.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  7. 27
     
    Take a step into the magical world of the maiko (trainee geisha) with an amazing evening at a traditional restaurant in Gion. Enjoy drinking while the maiko performs a lovely dance, then take the opportunity to chat in English and even take pictures!
    English Available

    From USD116.49

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (evening)
  8. 28
    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

    USD131.65

    Daily
    (morning)
  9. 29
    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!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD40.73

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  10. 30
    Take a taste of true Japanese hospitality with an English-language tea ceremony conducted by a friendly tea master. Located just minutes from Kiyomizu Temple, a perfect addition to any trip.

    USD28.41

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  11. 31
    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

    USD116.49

    Daily
    3.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (evening)
  12. 32
     
    Conveniently located a minute away from the Kinkakuji temple, enjoy a special tea ceremony at Koto. Ceremonies in English are also available for a memorable time in Japan.
    Meal Provided

    From USD25.57

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. 33
    Make your evening in Kyoto extra special as you experience the hospitality of elegant geiko and maiko with English assistance. Watch a traditional performance, play games and take photos for a truly unforgettable night.
    English Available

    USD52.09

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  14. 34
    Led by a genuine ninja who trained in Iga, the homeland of ninjas. Learn the tricks and stealthy moves of these iconic spies. Participants will receive a Ninja License after the course!

    From USD80.50

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  15. 35
    Get the best view of scenic Kyoto from the air as you lift off in a helicopter. See the ancient capital's temples, shrines and World Heritage Sites from above, and take amazing photos!

    From USD460.29

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  16. 36
    Get a taste of Kyoto after dark! See the lantern-filled lanes of Gion and Pontocho. Find out where to grab a drink, which food stalls near Yasaka Shrine are the best and enjoy Kyoto's nightlife.
    English Available

    USD88.79

    Daily
    3.5 - 4 hour(s) (evening)
  17. 37
    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.

    USD71.03

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (afternoon)
  18. 38
    Feed your love for ramen and take part in a fun and delicious ramen-making class in Kyoto. Start from kneading your own noodles and customize your very own bowl. Enjoy your finished product at the end and taste the difference!
    English Available
    Accessible

    From USD33.15

    Daily
    (afternoon)
  19. 39
    Use soft, comfortable and fragrant Kitayama Cedar to make your own chopsticks. Create a personal carrying case colored by Kyoto Yuzen dyeing as a finishing touch.

    USD30.69

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  20. 40
     
    Get a special local's eye view of Kyoto as you cycle through hidden back roads. Pedal past all gems of this fantastic city with your on an incredible, private bike tour!
    Special

    From USD61.56

    Group Discount
    Daily
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)