Take control of your Kyoto sightseeing itinerary and visit only the sights you wish to see on this private 7-hour walking tour. Ideal for first-time visitors, this tour offers you the chance to customize your itinerary and tick off numerous Kyoto attractions in only one day. Opt to visit the Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji) Kyoto Imperial Palace, and Nijo Castle, or to stray from the beaten path to see an alternative side of Kyoto. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
At a time prearranged with your guide, launch straight into a discussion of your upcoming itinerary and inform your guide of attractions and areas that capture your attention.
Depending on what sparks your interest, you’ll visit select Kyoto sites: if you’re a foodie, discover the culinary wonderland of Nishiki Food Market; history buffs will love the 8th-century Kiyomizu Temple while fans of modern architecture will be blown away by Kyoto Station.
Other Kyoto highlights include the Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji), a three-storey pagoda that floats on a forest-shrouded lake, and Nijo Castle, with its spectacular artworks and gold leaf ceilings.
However you decide to spend your day, your tour concludes with drop-off at your preferred location.