Thanks to the Nozomi shinkansen (bullet train) it is actually possible to take a day trip from Tokyo to see Kyoto's iconic temples and shrines, such as golden Kinkakuji, Heian Jingu Shrine and Fushimi Inari Shrine. If you want a more in-depth experience, we recommend joining an overnight or multi-day tour as well. Start with the vibrant modern streets of Tokyo and make your way to Kyoto. Experience the contrast between the old capital and the new and find exciting adventures on the tours below.
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  1. Kyoto Day Trip by Bullet Train from Tokyo
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    Ride the famous shinkansen bullet train and zip from Tokyo to ancient Kyoto at a breeze. Visit Kyoto's sights, like Kinkakuji Temple and Nijo Castle. The afternoon allows free time to explore!
    English Available

    USD261.94

    Daily
    16.5 - 17.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Set out from Tokyo to Kyoto, where you can travel in the gorgeous history of Japan. See the ancient capital's beautiful shrines and temples with your English speaking guide.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD417.94

    Daily
    12 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Hop in on a two day guided tour of both Kyoto and Nara. Round trip bullet train tickets and lovely hotel accommodations meet top class guiding for a fun and informative adventure.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD622.10

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  4. Explore Japan when the beautiful cherry blossoms color the land. Visit familiar spots across Japan in this seasonal tour for a memorable spring vacation.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD1,983.79

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening, night)
  5. This convenient bargain package allows visitors to spend 2 days in Kyoto, with a night at the hotel of your choice and bullet train tickets included.

    From USD229.20

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)

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