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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. No.1
    Ride the famous Shinkansen bullet train and zip from Tokyo to Kyoto for a full day in the ancient capital. Visit golden Kinkakuji Temple, Nijo Castle, the Kyoto Imperial Palace and more, with time to explore on your own in the afternoon!
    English Available

    From USD242.45

    Daily
    16.5 - 17.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. No.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 such as Kiyomizu Temple, Fushimi Inari Taisha and Sanjusangendo with your English-speaking guide.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD305.65

    Daily
    (morning)
  3. No.3
    Travel to Kyoto from Tokyo by shinkansen and spend 2 days in the historic city. This convenient, bargain package includes hotel accommodation and bullet train tickets.

    From USD222.63

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  4. Hop in on a two-day guided tour of Kyoto and Nara. Round-trip bullet train tickets and lovely hotel accommodations meet top-class guiding for a fun and informative adventure. See the iconic Kiyomizu Temple, meet the deer at Nara Deer Park and more.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD608.47

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  5. This bargain travel package to Kyoto includes Hikari shinkansen bullet train tickets to and from Tokyo and accommodations in the ancient capital! Perfect for non-JR Pass holders!

    From USD183.96

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    2 day (morning)
  6. Travel to Kyoto from Tokyo by shinkansen bullet train and spend 3 days in the historic city. This convenient, bargain package includes hotel accommodation and bullet train tickets.

    From USD271.69

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    3 day (morning)

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