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


Recommended for first-timers to Kyoto! A day trip to Kyoto from Osaka. 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 train ticket Shin-Osaka~Kyoto, Regular sightseeing bus seat and admission for each temple and sightseeing spot. [Attention] *The bus is operated by Keihan Bus Company. Other Japanese passengers share the bus. Please arrive at the gathering place 15 mins prior to the departure time, as you need some time to change the coupon to the real ticket (seat designated). The exchange can be made as early as 3 days before your departure date. *As an independent trip, no tour guide will accompany the journey. The necessary documents such as the final itinerary 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 “Free Comment/Note” Column *This tour is organized and conducted by Kinki Nippon Tourist Individual Tour Co., Ltd. *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 the detailed information of the 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.) *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 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 Tokyo → K1051 >>>Departure from Kyoto → K1222


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Travel from JR Shin-Osaka station to JR Kyoto station with JR ticket JR Kyoto Karasuma Exit [9:30~11:00 Departure] *Please arrive at least 15 mins earlier to change the coupon to the original 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 on the tour, can be eaten around the temple.) JR Kyoto Karasuma Exit *The bus will be shared with other Japanese passengers. *Free time after finishing sightseeing. *Travel to JR Shin-Osaka station from JR Kyoto station. *You can take a train of your convenience for the return journey with the train ticket.


Departure place

Designated place (Osaka)

Meeting Time



Kansai, Kyoto

  • 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)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition