Explore the cultural and historical wonders of Kyoto at your own pace with the ‘Kyoto Private Tour’. You have the option to choose between private vehicles or public transport. Customize your itinerary and visit famous sites like the Fushimi Inari shrine, Golden Pavilion, and Kenninji Temple.
Enjoy traditional Japanese culture with a visit to the Geisha district. The tour includes lunch, a licensed guide, and entrance fees. Transportation fees are paid on the day.
The tour starts at 09:00 AM and ends at the meeting point.
Just The Basics
- Explore the cultural and historical wonders of Kyoto
- Visit famous sites like the Fushimi Inari shrine, Golden Pavilion, and Kenninji Temple
- Enjoy traditional Japanese culture with a visit to the Geisha district
- Customize the pickup location and transportation option to suit your needs
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Explore Kyoto on a private day trip from Osaka or Kobe port. You can choose between a private vehicle or public transport to get around.
The tour lets you customize your itinerary and visit famous places like the Fushimi Inari shrine, Golden Pavilion, and Kenninji Temple at your own pace. You’ll also get to experience the Geisha district and learn about Kyoto’s history and culture from a knowledgeable guide.
The tour starts at 9:00 AM and ends at the meeting point, making it convenient and hassle-free. Whether you choose a private vehicle or public transport, this tour offers a memorable exploration of Kyoto’s top attractions.
Get set for an awesome private tour! You’ll have a super knowledgeable guide who’ll make the experience all about you.
Plus, lunch is included, and you can choose from lots of different options to fit your dietary needs. Whether you want Japanese food or something more international, there will be plenty of yummy choices.
Your guide is a pro with a special license, so you can trust that they know their stuff. They’ve been trained and tested to make sure they’re experts on Kyoto’s amazing landmarks and can give you all the cool info you need.
This tour is going to be a blast and you’ll learn so much along the way!
Meeting and Pickup
To meet up and get picked up, you can choose where you want to meet or ask to be picked up from your hotel. In Kyoto, there are some good meeting spots you can choose from. Some popular options are Kyoto Station, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and Gion District. These places are easy to find and you can get there by car or public transportation.
If you’re coming from Osaka or Kobe port, they can also pick you up from there. If you prefer public transportation, you can take a train, bus, or taxi. When you book your tour, make sure to tell them where you want to be picked up and how you want to get there.
If you’re going a long way, it’s a good idea to hire a private van so you can have a comfortable and hassle-free trip.
To arrange the pickup for the Kyoto Private Tour, you have a few options. You can either give us your hotel information, or suggest a meeting spot if you’re not staying in Osaka or Kyoto. We want to make it easy for you, so we’ll customize the pickup location to suit your needs.
Here are two ways you can get picked up:
Private vehicle: If you want a comfortable and convenient ride to Kyoto, you can choose a private van. This is a good option if you’re traveling a long distance.
Public transport: If you’re looking for a more budget-friendly choice, you can meet your guide at a specific meeting point and go together using public transportation.
We want to make sure you have the flexibility to pick the transportation option that works best for you. Whether it’s a private vehicle or public transport, we’ll make sure the pickup location is tailored to your needs.
If you’re planning to cancel the Kyoto Private Tour, here’s what you need to know.
If you cancel at least 24 hours before the tour starts, you can get a full refund. But if you cancel less than 24 hours before the tour starts, you won’t get any refund. Also, keep in mind that you can’t make any changes to your booking if it’s less than 24 hours before the tour starts. The cancellation and change deadlines are based on the local time of the tour.
So, if you cancel last minute, it can be expensive because you won’t get your money back. It’s a good idea to plan ahead and make any necessary changes in time.
- Full refund: Up to 24 hours before the tour
- No refund: Less than 24 hours before the tour
- Changes not accepted: Less than 24 hours before the tour
Frequently Asked Questions
What Other Attractions or Sites Can Be Included in the Customized Itinerary for the Private Tour?
Some other cool places you can visit on your private tour in Kyoto are the Fushimi Inari shrine, the Golden Pavilion, the Kenninji Temple, and the Geisha district. These attractions are really popular and have a unique atmosphere that you’ll enjoy.
Are There Any Additional Fees or Expenses That May Need to Be Paid on the Day of the Tour?
During the Kyoto private tour, there might be some extra expenses that you need to be aware of. These could include costs for transportation and any personal expenses you may have. When you book the tour, you can talk about how to pay for these additional fees. You might have the option to pay on the day of the tour.
Can the Tour Accommodate Large Groups or Families?
Yes, the tour can handle big groups and is suitable for families too. They have options for private vehicles or public transportation, so they can accommodate different group sizes. It’s a convenient and inclusive experience for families and large groups.
Is It Possible to Request a Specific Guide for the Tour?
You can actually request a specific guide for your tour! Just reach out to the tour provider before making your booking to see if they can arrange it. They’ll let you know if your preferred guide is available.
What Happens if There Is Bad Weather on the Day of the Tour? Will It Be Canceled or Rescheduled?
If the weather is bad on the day of the tour, you should check the cancellation policy. The policy will tell you what options are available, like rescheduling the tour or doing something else instead. It’s important to follow the tour operator’s policies in these situations.
So basically, the Kyoto Private Tour offers visitors the opportunity to explore the cultural and historical wonders of Kyoto at their own pace. With the flexibility to customize their itinerary and visit popular sites, travelers can enjoy the traditional Japanese culture.
The tour includes a national licensed guide, lunch, and entrance fees, providing a convenient and comprehensive experience. With various meeting points available, travelers can easily start their tour and create lasting memories of their time in Kyoto.