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Expert Led Private Tour of Kyoto: Shinto and Buddhism provided by Context Travel Kyoto

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Expert Led Private Tour of Kyoto: Shinto and Buddhism

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You'll start at
Gion Police Box
551 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, 605-0074, JapanYou meet your guide by the police station located under the covered arcade across the street from the Yasaka Shrine in Gion. The station is located on the corner of Shijo-dori and Higashi-Oji-dori.
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  • Pass by Yasaka Shrine
    Pass by Kiyomizu-dera Temple
    Pass by Kennin-ji Temple
    Pass by Gion Corner
You'll end at
Gion Police Box
551 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, 605-0074, JapanYou meet your guide by the police station located under the covered arcade across the street from the Yasaka Shrine in Gion. The station is located on the corner of Shijo-dori and Higashi-Oji-dori.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Gion Police Box, 551 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, 605-0074, Japan
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Small Group Guided Tour
  • Expert Guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Admission Fee
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please send supplier of tour the ages of all participants at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Tour operates rain or shine
  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to tour start time
  • Hotel pick-up cannot be accommodated
  • Please note that you may be asked to remove your footwear at some temples
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Context Travel Kyoto
Steve B
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
554158
Brilliant Tour
Marcin led a small group of us down the backstreets of Gion at dusk. Our guide shared fascinating insights in both
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in0r
Los Angeles, California
4920
Best tour of our trip!
Ever since I read Memoirs of a Geisha, I have been somewhat fascinated with Geisha's. So I really found this tour
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Steve B
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
554158
Superb Tour
Having lived in Japan for more than thirty years, John from St. Louis led our tour and provided fascinating
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culturevulture43
London, United Kingdom
2813
Outstanding tour
This was my first experience of Context Tours and I will definitely use them again. I was particularly lucky to
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Richard O
51
Great educational tour
Our tour guide, Elizabeth, was a retired Shinto/Buddhist professor, who was very knowledgeable. Definitely added
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TrumanWA
Perth, Australia
17899
Gion at Night - Brilliant by Context
We have used Context in a number of countries and we find the knowledge of their guides the very best. So to Gion
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Carolyn K
Toronto, Canada
8035
Tried wonderful new foods!
The tour started with an overview from our guide, Kana, and then we started! What an amazing variety of food.
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Sue_G_10
85
Navigating the Nishiki Market
During our first trip to Japan, my husband and I took the Nishiki Market tour with Robin. This was a great way to
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Saibal S
San Francisco, California
29064
Excellent docents for all our private tours in Kyoto!
Private Kyoto Garden and Temple Tours: Docent Gavin Campbell We spent a whole day with Gavin Campbell, our private
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active_traveller_8
Malvern, Pennsylvania
1523
Amazing Tour
My husband and I spent a fascinating day with Preston. We were expecting a garden tour with Gavin but Preston
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  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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