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Private Tour: Kyoto Highlights in Full Day

Private Tour: Kyoto Highlights in Full Day
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$276.25
Duration: 9 hours
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Discover the humanity and historical landscape of Kyoto on a full-day private tour.See the Kinkaku-ji Temple with glitering golden light in the sunshine.Stroll on the road of Sannenzaka Ninenzaka.Feel the weight of history in the Kiyomizu Temple.Walk into the Nishiki Market,taste the most authentically flavoured food in kyoto. Stroll through the Gion district to delve into the fascinating history of geishas.Have a visit to Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, an iconic religious site with striking red torii (gates).This 8-hour highlights tour will completely show you the Kyoto city with Janpanese characteristics.

Your friendly guide and expert driver will meet you at 8:30AM at your Kyoto hotel and transport you to the Kinkaku-ji Temple.Because the temple is covered with golden foil, It is also known as the temple of the Golden Pavilion. In addition to being a famous tourist attraction, it is also designated as national treasure by the Japanese government.

Next, sroll on the road of Sannenzaka Ninenzaka,shops of unique Janpanese style are locate on both side of the road,most of the houses are built by woods in Edo period.Along the way,most shops are sell characteristic snacks and delicate porcelain.You can find many souvenirs here.

Continue a leisurely stroll down a charming lane lined with pottery shops and arrive at Kiyomizu Temple.It is the oldest temple in Kyoto. The scenery here is charming all the year round.Cherry blossoms in spring,maple leaves in autumn,all this make a beautiful picture with Kiyomizu Temple.

Then,you will go to the Nishiki Market.There are more than 130 stores,the main goods are fresh fish,fresh foods,materials for kyoto cuisine and so on.It’s called the “kitchen” in kyoto.Not only local people,products here are also favored by visitors from afar.You can fully appreciate the food culture of Kyoto here.

Gion Tanto is the district of geishas,and also the representative attraction of Kyoto.It’s an ancient street,you can see many people walk on the road in kimono.Huge festa held in Gion every summer.In that time,luxury decorative floats will pass through the street,people use flutes and drums to play unique music.About 1000 thousands people participate in this festival every year.

After visit the Gion Tanto,you will be delivered to the Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.Thousands of striking red torii(gates)are the most famous scenery here.The torii stand in a couple of rows from the foot of the hill to the top,looked like a time tunnel.This shrine is dedicated to the immortal of fox,so the images of fox can be seen everywhere in the shrine.The scenery is attractve when you climb to the high place of the mountain.

After a long day visiting, you will be dropped off at your hotel.

Discover the humanity and historical landscape of Kyoto on a full-day private tour.See the Kinkaku-ji Temple with glitering golden light in the sunshine.Stroll on the road of Sannenzaka Ninenzaka.Feel the weight of history in the Kiyomizu Temple.Walk into the Nishiki Market,taste the most authentically flavoured food in kyoto. Stroll through the Gion district to delve into the fascinating history of geishas.Have a visit to Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, an iconic religious site with striking red torii (gates).This 8-hour highlights tour will completely show you the Kyoto city with Janpanese characteristics.