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3 Hours Kyoto Insider Sake Experience

Gain a better understanding of sake during this tour that explores the Fushimi Sake District of Kyoto. During this tour, visit Gekkeikan Okura Sake Museum, one of the largest sake breweries in Fushimi, and end your visit with a sake-tasting session. Not only will your guide be able to explain the basics of sake and introduce you to new kinds you may have never tried, but your tastings will also be paired with Japanese snacks that enhance the tasting experience. 
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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US$78.00
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Multi-Day Bus Tour of Shirakawago, Mt. Fuji from Osaka (Economy Hotel)

Experience the most vibrant cities of Japan on a 2 day, 1 night tour through Kyoto, Tokyo and Osaka. This is a perfect experience for those who have a short amount of time or want to orient themselves to the country. Choose to depart from either Kyoto or Osaka, then enjoy a flash journey through picturesque Japan. From Mount Fuji to Lake Biwa to sake breweries and markets, immerse yourself in Japanese culture.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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US$300.00
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1.5 Hours Kyoto Insider Sake Experience

Sake—traditional rice wine—is Japan’s most famous drink and Kyoto’s Fushimi District is renowned for its sake production, home to over 30 breweries. On this tour, find out how sake is made, discover the many varieties, and learn which sake suits each occasion. Sample seven different sakes, accompanied by tasty Japanese snacks, and leave with a cheat sheet to help you order your favorite sakes while in Japan.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$55.00
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Kyoto Cooking Class, Sake Tasting and Nishiki Food Market Walking Tour

Make a food-lover’s journey through Kyoto, stopping at its best food shops, famous Nishiki Food Market and a sake brewery before finishing with a cooking class during this small-group, 3.5-hour excursion limited to 7 participants. Learn about Japanese ingredients at Kyoto’s top market, check out the city’s lesser known food shops and stop by a sake brewery for a tasting. End your food experience with a 1.5-hour cooking class making sushi, soup and salad. This small-group excursion also includes admission and tasting at the sake brewery.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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US$127.00
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Multi-Day Bus Tour of Shirakawago, Mt. Fuji, Lake Kawaguchiko from Osaka/Kyoto

This three-day, two-night tour is an ideal trip for travelers who want to see some of Japan’s most beautiful and iconic places, but don’t have very much time in the country. You’ll visit Osaka, Kyoto, and Tokyo, and a number of places on the way, such as lakes, mountains, markets, and more. This tour takes the hassle out of traveling around Japan, and you’ll see much more than you’d be able to if traveling independently.
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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US$358.00
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Kyoto Night Foodie Tour

Get a deeper experience of Kyoto food culture than would be possible on your own by joining this guided tour. Stroll through the districts of Gion and Pontocho, stopping in to small bars and restaurants to sample traditional drinks and food, as you explore.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$110.00
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Kyoto cooking experience with Sake Tasting near by Golden Pavilion

kyoto cooking experience with Sake Tasting nearby Golden Pavilion This program will give you a step-by-step guide to help you get started on your first experience of local Kyoto food culture during your trip. Not only will you learn about traditional Japanese cuisine—the tools, ingredients and its methods—you will learn about Japanese culture as well. Our special instructor will explain the 5 different dashi ingredients used in Japanese cuisine, how to make miso soup, Japanese egg rolls, Kyoto vegetable dishes, sushi rice, sushi rolls, and hot tofu. Before you enjoy the meal, all guests are welcome to try 5 kinds sake—traditional rice wine—and powdered, green tea ice cream. Vegan, vegetarian and halal menu options are also available.
  • Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.00
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Kyoto sake tasting near Fushimi Inari

Sip sake near the Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto during this afternoon tasting tour. You’ll learn about the different grades of sake, visit breweries and liquor stores, and discover why the area around the shrine is known for its production of high quality, sweet-tasting sake. More more than 30 types of sake are available for you to try, so you’ll be sure to leave the tour with a favorite in mind.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$82.00
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Fushimi: Shrines, Snacks, and Sake

Fushimi Inari Taisha is one of the most popular sightseeing spots in all of Japan. I would like to be your guide through this busy, but beautiful shrine, and show you around the basics of Shinto, a little bit of Japanese Buddhism, and Japanese culture!After seeing this amazing shrine, I would like to step away from the crowded grounds and get into the more local area of Fushimi, which is known to have one of Japan's most famous style of sake. At this place, I would like to introduce you to the old ways of sake making at the nearby sake museums!
  • Duration: 180 to 210 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 180 to 210 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$59.00
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Made In Kyoto Shopping Tour with a Local: Tastes of Tea, Sweets and Sake

With so many shopping choices in Kyoto, it can be overwhelming as a tourist to know which are the best places to visit. Take the stress out of shopping, by going on a shopping tour with a local. You’ll have multiple tastings, including tea, sweets, and sake. You’ll also learn about the history of the artisan products you see, meet local artisans, and wander through Fushimi Momoyama shopping area, and Gion.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$84.00
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Kyoto Night Bar hopping tour in Nishiki and Pontocho

Enjoy an action-packed evening in Kyoto learning about Japanese food and drink. You won’t have to worry about navigating or getting lost as a guide will lead the way. By traveling in a small group, you’ll have better access to your guide for questions. Explore Nishiki Market together, visit a secret bar, restaurants, and learn about Kyoto’s Geisha culture in Pontocho. You’ll enjoy food and drink tastings along the way, making it a fun and interactive experience.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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US$130.00
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Kyoto Temple, Shrine, Geiko & Sake Tour

Visit ancient shrines and temples of Kyoto-- Nanzen-ji Temple, Kiyomizudera Temple, and Yasaka Shrine. Your guide shows you how to respectfully cleanse yourself and offer prayers before entering the sacred places. This small group tour includes information about each stop and history of the area going back 2,677 years. Lunch is included, and the tour ends with shopping and sake tasting in the Gion district, where you may see Geisha and Maiko (apprentice Geisha).
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$256.00
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Tastes of Kyoto: private guide to Fushimi Inari and Sake breweries (Private)

This tour combines walking tour to one of the most popular shrines, Fushimi Inari, and sake brewery hopping. A local food guide will explain how to brew sake and you can taste different types of sake at a local sake bar.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Duration: 7 hours
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US$59.00
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Sake Brewery & Tasting Tour in Kyoto

Being able to enjoy delicious dishes with sake is one of the Japanese tradition we are really proud of it! We would like you to appreciate this charm by learning its history and variety of tastes. The Fushimi region, being famous for its quality water, is selected for 3 major sake brewery spots and has been brewing sake since ancient times. We would like you to enjoy the scenery of Fushimi and brewery and learn about sake and appreciate the aroma, flavor and depth of different kinds of sake. We will take a stroll around Fushimi district, Kyoto's major sake brewery district, and head for a Kyoto Sake Museum. After learning about the history of the end of Edo period and Kappa (the mythological creature) we will go to a hidden sake bar to enjoy more sake tasting. Finally, we will stroll to a Kyoto's shrine and get refreshed by drinking exquisite Japanese groundwater!With this tour, you will find the perfect sake for you and your sake-life will be much more enjoyable!
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.00
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Adorable! Instagrammable! Decorative-Sushi-Roll -1kind

Kazarimaki, is one of the way of sushi rolls.It is known as Art sushi roll in English.You can make and eat this special-styled sushi with fantastic pattern. It is super cute and beautiful colors!In our cooking class for Vegan or Vegetarian guests,We basically used rice vinegar sugar,sesame,ginger, vegetable and nori (made from seaweed). According to menu,used edible pigment in purpose for rice to coloring. However,please be assured that they are all made from natural ingredents.Also we using edible pigment contained from natural things as below.Red/made from red mildew (fermented red rice)Blue/extracted from algaeYellow/extracted from gardenia fruitOrange/extracted from Japanese mustardGreen/yellow and blue pigment extracted from gardenia fruit
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Duration: 1 hour
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Kyoto's Soul of Drinking and Nightlife

Working at one of the most popular pubs of Kyoto, I became friends with many local regulars and expats who's showed me to their favorite bar, and I've continued it forward by doing the same to new visitors of Kyoto. Now, I know many great bars for the occasion. Would you like a local Japanese drinking experience? Sing your heart out at a karaoke bar? Visit a hidden bar with no name? Then I'm the guide for you!
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$87.00
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