Kyoto's Big 3 Temples: Kinkaku-ji, Ginkaku-ji & Kiyomizu-dera / Operates from 1


A day trip to Kyoto from Tokyo by Shinkansen Nozomi. Visiting the 3 most famous temples in Kyoto--Kinkaku-ji Temple, Ginkaku-ji Temple & Kiyomizu-dera Temple. The tour bus is equipped with foreign language support system. This system provides audio and a screen monitor guide, using GPS. This enables you to understand the sightseeing places and street views from the bus. English, Chinese (traditional and simplified) and Korean services are available. *The tour guide on the bus speaks only Japanese. *The audio receiver can be used only inside the bus. ★Items included: JR round trip Shinkansen train tickets between Tokyo and Kyoto, regular sightseeing bus seat, admission for each temple and sightseeing spot. [Items included in "Infant price"] *Free of charge for 0 - 5 years old. No seats for Shinkansen and regular sightseeing bus. [Notes] *The bus is operated by Keihan Bus Company. Other Japanese passengers share the bus. Please arrive at the gathering place at least 15 mins prior to the departure time as you need some time to change the coupon to the real ticket (seat designated). *As an independent trip, no tour guide will accompany the tour. The necessary documents such as the Final Itinerary Sheet and tickets/coupons will be delivered to you, so that you can handle the necessary procedures by yourself during the trip. The final schedule sheet, tickets/coupons and other necessary documents will be delivered to your lodging hotel or the airport you use one day prior to the trip. Please state the hotel (hotel name, check-in date) or airport name(arrival date, flight information) where you wish to receive the documents in the Remarks. *JR ticket and seat reservation will be arranged after we receive the tour bookings. We will inform you the detail of the arrangement by email. If the tour departure date is more than one month away, the result notification will be delivered to the tourists within one month before the return-trip date. Please note when the train(s) specified in the itinerary section is fully booked, we will place you in a train before or after that. Seat preferences such as a particular carriage number or seat number will not be considered. *This tour is organized and conducted by Kinki Nippon Tourist Individual Tour Co.,Ltd. *Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended. *According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed. *Please note that the tour is designed with Japanese citizens in mind and essentially operated in Japanese. The accompanied staff gives you the basic information (such as meeting place and time at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, they do not give you detailed information of visiting places. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *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. >>>Departure from Osaka → K1220 >>>Departure from Kyoto → K1222


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • JR Tokyo station【6:30 - 8:20 Departure】 Shinkansen Nozomi JR Kyoto station【8:40 - 10:35 Arrival】 Please make your way to JR Kyoto station Karasuma Exit. JR Kyoto station Karasuma Exit【9:30~11:00 Departure】*Please arrive at least 15 mins earlier to change the coupon to a ticket. Regular sightseeing bus< 4.5~5 hours > Kinkaku-ji Temple (35 mins.) Ginkaku-ji Temple (45 mins.) Kiyomizu-dera Temple (110 mins. *Lunch, which is not included on the tour, can be eaten around the temple.) JR Kyoto station Karasuma Exit *The bus will be shared with other Japanese passengers. Free time after finishing sightseeing. Please enjoy strolling around Kyoto. JR Kyoto station【18:15 - 20:53 Departure】 Shinkansen Nozomi JR Tokyo station【20:30 - 22:33 Arrival】 *The scheduled departure and arrival times may be changed due to a number of reasons. *If you have a preference for the Shinkansen departure time for the return trip to Tokyo, please inform us in the Remarks.


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  • English

  • Chinese

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

1 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

1 Person(s)

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