Osaka to Kyoto, Nara, Kobe: Full-Day Bus Tour with Halal Meals

Day Trips & Excursions in Kyoto

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Adventure out of Osaka for the day and take a 12-hour trip to see Kyoto, Nara, and Kobe with an English-speaking tour conductor. Visit sites such as Kyoto Arashiyama, scenic ride aboard the Randen tram to see local life, Nara Todaiji Temple and Park, and the Kobe Mosaic and choose from two convenient meeting points located in Umeda and Namba for tour pickup. Board your bus for a culturally-enriching and fun filled day. Tour buses can seat up to 42 passengers, which will provide you the opportunity to make new friends and memories.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Arashiyama, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiThe Arashiyama district is located in the Western part of Kyoto. Upon arrival you will have a full three hours to tour Arashiyama. This area is considered to be most attractive around early April and late November when the cherry blossoms bloom and fall colors usually peak. During the summer months, traditional cormorant fishing is practiced on the Hozu River for tourists to watch. One highly recommended spot is the Sagano Bamboo Forest. It is a pleasantly cool 100m long walkway that begins from the side of the world heritage Tenryuji Temple.ater, you will have Halal Japanese Style Lunch at Yoshiya Restaurant. Duration: 3 hoursPass By: Arashiyama Station Hannari Hokkori Square, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, KinkiAfter lunch you will ride the local tram "Randen" from Arashiyama to Shijo-Omiya station. Randen has a 100-year-old history and is the only tram in Kyoto. Randen Ticket IncludedStop At: Todai-ji Temple, Nara, Nara Prefecture, KinkiNara Park and the Todaiji Temple. Within Nara Park you will find the Todai-ji Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The main gate to Todai-ji Temple, the Todai-ji Nandaimon Gate, is a national treasure.The great statue of Buddha within the temple is the biggest in Japan. Nara Park is famous for the 1,200 or so wild deer that live freely within the park.Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesStop At: umie mosaicEnjoy dinner (Halal Bento provided by Vitti Halal Cafe Osaka) and shopping at the Kobe Mosaic. Bento will be given inside the bus. You'll be able to enjoy dinner inside the bus or at Kobe Mosaic area. The Kobe Mosaic is a shopping mall which is located in the port of Kobe. There are roughly 80 restaurants and shops selling fashion goods and Kobe souvenirs. There is also a Ferris wheel at the amusement park in Mosaic Garden, which you can ride and enjoy the Kobe night scenery. Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes

What’s included

  • Snacks - Mini green tea ice cream
  • Leaflet of detailed itinerary and tour point description
  • Round-trip bus fare
  • Pickup and drop-off at designated meeting points
  • English-speaking tour conductor
  • Local taxes
  • Lunch - Halal Japanese Style Lunch at Yoshiya
  • Dinner - Halal Dinner Bento provided by Vitti Halal Cafe Osaka
  • Bottled water
  • Randen Train Ticket
  • Entry/Admission - Todai-ji Temple

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off