5-Hour Guided Walking Tour - Walk in Kyoto, Talk in English

Day Trips & Excursions in Northern Higashiyama

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Book this popular 5-hour Kyoto walking tour and learn the history and culture of Kyoto from a licensed guide. This unique walking tour was actually started in 1996 as the original tour of this kind in Japan further enhances the value of guided tours by covering hidden spots that are rarely known by most of the visitors. This walking tour will show you not only the amazing history and heritage of Kyoto but also the local lifestyle of people in Kyoto.Please note: This seasonal tour runs annually between March and November. The dates are subject to change.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Higashi Honganji, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiThe head quarter of Jodo Shinshu Buddhist templsDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Ayako Tenmangu Shrine, Shimogyo, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiShinto shrine of protection deity for studyDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Nintendo Original Building, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiThe birth place of the world famous game manufacturerDuration: 20 minutes

What’s included

  • English-speaking licensed guide
  • Afternoon tea
  • Local taxes

What’s not included

  • Food
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide