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  2. Kyoto Prefecture
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  4. Arashiyama

Kyoto: Arashiyama Guided Morning Walking Tour

Product ID: 389377
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Take a 4-hour morning tour of the beautiful and historical district of Arashiyama. Follow your English-speaking guide as you walk through the bamboo groves and visit historic temples.
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 8:15 AM
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  • Visit the Tenryu-ji Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Admire the famous statues and pagodas at Jijakko-ji Temple
  • Benefit from a knowledgeable English-speaking guide
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Meet your friendly English-speaking guide at Kyoto station and begin your journey to Arashiyama.

Upon arrival at Arashiyama, your first stop will be the Tenryu-ji Temple. Tenryu-ji is one of the finest Zen Buddhist temples in Kyoto and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wander its beautiful landscape gardens and learn the history of the temple from your guide.

Next, walk through the famous bamboo forest. Continue to Jojakko-ji Temple, established in the 16th century and renowned for its quiet and sacred atmosphere. Your final stop is a walk over the iconic Togetsu Bridge. This wooden bridge spans the Katsura River and has been a landmark for over 400 years. The tour ends with a train ride back to Kyoto.
  • Train fee (JR trains from Kyoto station to Saga Arashiyama station)
  • All admission fees
  • English-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Arrive on time at Nippon Travel Agency Office in Kyoto Station (Ground floor at Kyoto station)

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
This tour will take place rain or shine.

From US$ 89.20 per person

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Product ID: 389377