Kyoto in One Day Tour with Nijo Castle and Kiyomizu Temple

Day Trips & Excursions in Japan
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Tour description

Discover tranquil temples, Imperial palaces and ancient shrines on this 9-hour full-day Kyoto sightseeing tour. Explore top city attractions such as Nijo Castle and the ornate gardens of Kinkaku-ji Temple. Visit the Kiyomizu Temple and the Kyoto Imperial Palace, once home to the Imperial family. Marvel at the Fushimiinari Taisha Shrine. and behold the Thousand Armed Kannon at Sanju-Sangendo Hall. This tour is ideally suited to those short on time keen to explore Kyoto’s rich cultural heritage. Please note there’s quite a lot of walking involved.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kyoto Imperial Palace, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiExcept MondaysDuration: 40 minutesStop At: Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki*Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Higashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki*Duration: 1 hour 10 minutesStop At: Nijo Castle, Nakagyo, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki*Duration: 50 minutesStop At: Sanjusangendo Temple, Higashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki*Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, Fushimi, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki*Duration: 30 minutes

What's included

  • Professional guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (select hotels in Kyoto only)
  • Entry/Admission - Kyoto Imperial Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Kinkakuji Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Kiyomizu-dera Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Nijo Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Sanjusangendo Temple

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Entrance to Heian Jingu Shrine's Shin-en Garden


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • All entrance fees included
  • Buffet lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide