KAWADOKO: Kyoto Poetic Summer Experience (Lunch) / Departure Guaranteed from 2 People


Dinner plan is also available: For details click the link below↓ Tour No. 68951・Dinner Plan Enjoy authentic Kawadoko dining experience over the Kibune River at a long-standing restaurant-hotel whose food is highly recognized. The dining venue is either Ugenta or Sagenta. Requests for the venue will not be accepted. Beverages are not included in the tour price. Pay them individually on the spot. Enjoy a short escape from Kyoto’s summer heat in a pleasant atmosphere where the Kibune River flows rapidly and cool air blows in. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Optional Tour Add-on] · Get a special Club Tourism red ink stamp of Kifune Shrine with the its name written in calligraphy. · JPY 500 (tax included) *If interested, please apply at least 6 days before your trip. *Please pay cash to the tour staff on the tour day. *The shrine seal will be stamped on a regular paper and will be handed over with no cover. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Please read carefully *Only reservations for two people or more are accepted. *No language support will be provided during the tour. We will provide you with the final details of the tour according to your language choice in the booking form. *On-the-day payment/refund will not be accepted. Payment is all settled beforehand. *Since staff from the restaurant will receive you, in case of any emergencies, please provide us with your mobile phone no. and e-mail address that we can reach you by 7 days prior to the departure. We will keep your contact details with us until the departure date and also pass it on to the restaurant. *A shuttle bus from the restaurant will take you to the location rather than a sightseeing bus. Seats are provided according to availability. Sometimes, jump seats or seats next to people in other groups are provided. *There is no space for large pieces of luggage. Please store them in coin lockers at the station or at the hotel you are staying or somewhere else. Please only come with hand luggage. *At the meeting place, there is no staff to receive you but a shuttle bus driver. Be sure to arrive on time. The driver will arrive on time unless in extreme circumstances such as heavy traffic congestion. Even in such circumstances, they will definitely come to pick you up, so please wait until they arrive. *There is no language support while in the shuttle bus. *Children below primary school age are welcome to join the tour with no tour fee. However, there will be no meal, nor seat in the shuttle bus and the restaurant. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional Information] *Tour inclusions: Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of the expenses will be refunded even if they are not used. *Items not included – Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours). *Items included in “Infant Price” (3-5 years old): Children below primary school age are welcome to join the tour with no tour fee. However, there will be no meals nor seat in the shuttle bus. [Attention] *Payment for the tour price should be settled prior to the departure as the tour is not attended by a tour conductor. We do not accept on-the-day payment or refund. *In case the river rises owing to bad weather or some other conditions, “Kawadoko Cuisine” dinner will be provided inside the restaurant. Please note there will be no refund for the tour fee. Thank you for your understanding. *Please note that any food requests cannot be accepted. *Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi Exit, in front of MATSURI Clock Square ​(Meet 10:00) [Shuttle bus] Ugenta or Sagenta at Kifune (Have wonderful experience of Kawadoko dining over the river, followed by taking a walk around the area / approx. 2hrs) [Shuttle bus] Kyoto Station ​(Scheduled 15:00~15:30)


Departure place

Designated place (Kyoto)

Meeting Time

10:00 AM



  • English

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Language Support

This particular course is operated as a free plan tour, therefore there will not be any language support from a tour conductor. We will however, provide the final confirmation and itinerary in the preferred language of your choice.

Minimum number of participants for operation

2 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

2 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition
The prices may vary depending on number of participants and other conditions.