Let our local, experienced guide introduce you to the wonders of Kyoto in a half day tour that explores the highlights of this great city. You will be captivated by the vibrant orange Torii Gates of Fushimi Inari Shrine, a stunning visual experience. Explore the bustling Gion district known for its atmospheric restaurants, bars and ochaya (tea houses). Cross the famous Kamo River on your way to the Nishiki market where you will learn about the local and seasonal cuisine. The market is truly remarkable for the intricate and myriad of foods on display, many of which you will have never seen before. At the end of the day you will be warmly welcomed by staff at your modern and well-located hotel.


  • Wander through the famous orange Torii Gates at Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Explore Kobu and Shirakawa, two fascinating areas of the Gion district
  • Discover the gourmet side of Kyoto at Nishiki Market
  • Stay in a conveniently located, comfortable hotel with great facilities and service


From $780 per person (based on double occupancy in low season)

Please enquire with our Destination Specialist for single room pricing

Fast Facts


  • 3 nights accommodation in a modern Kyoto hotel (Western style beds)
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Hotel city tax
  • Half day Kyoto city tour with an experienced local guide

Not Included:

  • Lunches & dinners
  • Transportation costs
  • Entrance fees for sites mentioned in the tour itinerary
  • Souvenirs

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Tour Details

  • Orientation Details
  • Duration: 4-4 1/2 hours
  • Meeting time: 8am
  • Finish time: 12-12.30pm
  • Start location: Hotel lobby
  • End Location: Nishiki Market
  • Transport: Walking and public transport
  • Group Size: This is a private tour so you can best maximise your time with your Japanese guide.

Hotel Overview

Our Kyoto Hotel is centrally located and a 2-minute walk from Kyoto Station (Hachijo West Gate exit). Established in 2015 the hotel is modern and features wood and stone furnishings, a fire pit in the lobby and contemporary artwork throughout the hotel. The buffet breakfast is extensive and guests can enjoy a light or full course meal at the hotel’s restaurant and bar. The hotel also offers a take-out menu that guests can enjoy in their room, balcony or hotel patio. Guests have access to free self-service laundry, wifi, fitness centre, and the Japanese public bath.

*Please note that in the event that this hotel is unavailable on your preferred dates, another hotel of similar standard will be offered to you. If you prefer another hotel of a different standard, please enquire with our staff for suggestions on a property suited to your needs. Pricing will vary depending on the hotel, room type and season.

How to Book

Please contact our friendly Japan Team for further information or to make a booking.

Phone: (03) 5976 3763

Email: [email protected]

 Staff_Mark_Conyers Zoe Rees