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Nijo Castle, Heian Shrine, Kiyomizu Temple

Kyoto Afternoon Tour

Visit Heian Jingu Shrine, Sanjusangendo and Kiyomizu-dera Temple. This popular half-day tour will visit a variety of elegant temples and shrines, including the World Heritage Site Kiyomizu-dera Temple. You can stop by souvenir shops lining the streets leading to the temple.
  Adult rate: 6,100yen/adult(departs Kyoto) | 8,800yen/adult(departs Osaka)
Child rate: 5,100yen/child(departs Kyoto) | 7,800yen/child(departs Osaka)

Plan includes:

Half-day guided tour using motorcoach
Pick up service (at designated locations only)
Drop off service (at designated locations in Kyoto only)
Transportation, Admission fees
Option: Departs from Kyoto or departs from Osaka

Heian Shrine - The brightly colored shrine with its vermilion pillars and green roof, and its enchanting inner gardens and ponds, reflects the elegance of life in the ancient Japanese court. Sanjusangendo - This renowned long wooden temple houses 1001 statues of Kannon, Bodhisattva, dating back to the 13th century. Kiyomizu Temple - Aquaint old lane lined with pottery shops leads up to this famous temple. Enjoy a sweeping view of the entire city of Kyoto from its lofty terrace.

See details: For 2018 departures | For 2019 departures

Accommodation: none
DEPARTS Kyoto/Osaka   Osaka-Kyoto-Osaka
12:30pm [Departs Osaka]
Assemble at Hotel Granvia Osaka on foot Osaka Station by train(JR Special Rapid/non-reserved seat)
Kyoto Station. on foot
1:30pm [Departs Kyoto]
by bus AVANTI Sunrise Tours Desk (Kyoto Sta. Hachijo Exit) by bus
Heian Jingu Shrine (25mins) by bus Sanjusangendo (30mins)
by bus Kiyomizudera Temple (70mins)
by bus
5:30-6:30pm Drop-off service to hotel in Kyoto. by bus
6:30~7:30pm [For participants departing from Osaka]
Kyoto Station (JR Special Rapid/non-reserved seat) by train Back to Osaka.
The tour will disband upon arrival at Osaka Station.

Time From Kyoto: 1:30am - 6:30pm
From Osaka: 12:30pm - 7:30pm
Departure Dates 2018
Jan.5~Dec.30: Daily

Jan.5~Dec.30: Daily (except: Feb.17)
Meals Provided Breakfast: n/a / Lunch: n/a / Dinner: n/a
Guide Information Accompanied by Certified English Speaking Guide
Departing from Osaka An English-speaking assistant will accompany you during the transfer between Osaka and Kyoto.
Pick up Service Available at selected hotels only. See list of hotels
Drop off Service Available at selected hotels only. (For Kyoto only)
Note Minimum participants required: 1 person
Remarks Depending on the number of tour participants, either a JR train or b a bus will be used for transportation from Osaka and Kyoto, and a Kintetsu train or a bus will be used for transportation from Nara to Osaka. If using public transportation from Osaka to Kyoto or Nara to Osaka, note that all trains have non-reserved seating. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.
Journey between Osaka and Kyoto will be accompanied by an English-speaking tour assistance and use public transportation(JR train). Seating may not be available.
Chishaku Temple will be visited when Heian Jingu Shrine is closed to Jidai Festival on October 22nd. If the festival is postponed, changes in the itinerary may also be postponed.
Drop off service to Karasuma Kyoto Hotel, Hotel Nikko Princes Kyoto, and Hotel Monterey Kyoto cannot be provided during Gion Festival (July 14th-16th) due to traffic restrictions.
Areas requiring admission fee at Heian Jingu Shrine will not be visited.

Prices for 2018 & 2019
Code Departure Tourname/Plan Adult Rate Child Rate
(6-11yrs old)
KYO-O N280 2018 Departures Kyoto Afternoon Tour (Departs Kyoto) 6,100yen 5,100yen
2019 Departures 6,100yen 5,100yen
OSA-O P850 2018 Departures Kyoto Afternoon Tour (Departs Osaka) 8,800yen 7,800yen
2019 Departures 9,000yen 8,000yen
(Price per person in Japanese Yen, tax included)
See also:
Kyoto 1 Day Tour
Kyoto & Nara 1 Day Tour
Uji and Nara 1-Day Tour
Nara Afternoon Tour
Kyoto Morning Tour
Sagano Bamboo Grove and Arashiyama Walking Tour

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