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- Visit off-the-beaten path Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples
- Shop for souvenirs at a Japanese handicraft atelier typically off-limits to the public
- Stop during your walk for a Japanese-style tea break
- Great way to go beyond the typical tourist sights in Kyoto
Departure & Return
In front of JR Kyoto Station (Kyoto Tower side), at small square 10 steps down called AQUA FANTASY, which is located in the eastern side of the Kyoto City Bus terminal.
What To Expect
During your walk, you have the chance to visit a sampling of uncrowded religious sites, including a collection of Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples. For those that are more into retail, there’s also an opportunity to stop by the shop of traditional Japanese handicraft atelier, an establishment usually off-limits to the public. Halfway through your excursion, stop for a traditional Japanese tea break.
As you explore, your guide shares details about Kyoto’s rich religious traditions centering around the Shinto and Buddhist faith. You also gain new insight into Kyoto's history, learn about the most popular festivals, and get a glimpse of daily life for Kyoto residents.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- OPERATED BY WaRaiDo Guide Networks
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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