Kyoto Day Tours, with a local

Travel to Kyoto and unlock the secrets of this magical city with a local guide. Whether you love to venture through a destination by pedal or as a pedestrian, our handmade local Kyoto tours will show you what it is to live and work in one of the most culturally divine cities in Japan. 

Want to create your own customised Best. Day. Ever? Something totally unique and special and tailored just for you and your friends and family? Well, you're in luck - we offer bespoke tours too! Just enter your info into our Create Your Own request form, and let us know how we can give you your own perfect Urban Adventure.

If you are after an existing tour as a private group departure please get in touch.

Kyoto Cycling Tour, Kyoto tour
From JPY 7,813.00
Kyoto Cycling Tour
from 30 reviews
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3.5 hours


Highlights:

  • Cycle along the ancient canals of Kyoto
  • Learn about the city’s history at Heian-Jingu Shrine
  • Stroll through the expansive grounds at Nanzenji Temple
  • Discover the meaning of tranquillity along the famous Path of Philosophy
  • Cycle under the shade of hundreds of cherry trees


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City of Culture Kyoto, Kyoto tour
From JPY 6,563.00
City of Culture Kyoto
from 30 reviews
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3.5 hours


Highlights:

  • Experience the peacefulness of a Zen rock garden at the Tofukuji Temple
  • Experience daily life in a local neighbourhood
  • Walk through Kyoto’s famous red tori gates and spot the fox statues at Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Discover the unique Geisha culture in the historical entertainment district of Gion


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Kyoto Private Tour, Kyoto tour
Kyoto Private Tour - Create Your Own
from 2 reviews
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: Half day, full day or even your whole holiday can be tailored to your specific needs


Highlights:

  • Explore Kyotoʼs temples or the beautiful district of Arashiyama on bike or on foot
  • Sample local Kyoto foods and take a stroll through Nishiki market
  • Take a tasting tour of Kyotoʼs sake brewery district
  • Go trail running or on a walking expedition into Kyotoʼs hills
  • Learn about the geisha tradition and the historic neighbourhood of Gion

 


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 Kyoto at Dusk, Kyoto tour
From JPY 8,888.00
Kyoto Lanes & Lanterns
from 22 reviews
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3.5 hours


Highlights:

  • See Kyoto transition from a daytime haven of shrines and temples to a magical nighttime town
  • Wander the back streets of Gion and see if you can spot a few Geiko walking through the old quarter
  • Visit local spots rarely discovered by tourists such as the Yasui Konpira-gu Shrine
  • Jump through history, from the wooden walls and lanterns of Yasaka Shrine to the bustle of Karasuma’s tachinomi
  • Sample tasty snacks as you soak up the lively local atmosphere 


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Total Kyoto tour, Kyoto tour
From JPY 14,500.00
Total Kyoto Tour: Culture, Lanes & Lanterns
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 8 hours


Highlights:

  • See the contrast of Kyoto by day and Kyoto after dusk
  • Visit the famous Fushimi Inari Shrine with its many red torii gates
  • Explore the famous Gion geisha district, and learn about where the geisha live and work
  • Taste some of the best traditional local street snacks
  • See some of the city’s most iconic sites, as well as a few lesser-known gems


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Kyoto Uncovered in Three Days tour, Kyoto tour
From JPY 127,105.00
Kyoto Uncovered in Three Days
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3 days 2 nights


Highlights:

  • Enjoy our VIP meet-and-greet service, designed to help you acclimatise to the city
  • Stay in a traditional Japanese ryokan (guesthouse) with a local family as your hosts
  • Jump through history and tick Kyoto’s historic and cultural must-sees off your to-do list
  • Load up on street food at a host of tantalising food markets around the city with a local leading the way
  • Explore seductive Kyoto by night and discover the birthplace of traditional geisha culture
  • Cycle under the shade of cherry trees, along the ancient canals of Japan’s old capital


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 Kyoto at Dusk, Kyoto tour
From JPY 17,150.00
Private Kyoto: Lanes and Lanterns
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3.5 hours


Highlights:

  • Explore Kyoto with your own private guide and watch the city transition from a daytime haven of shrines and temples to a magical nighttime town
  • Wander the back streets of Gion and see if you can spot a few Geiko walking through the old quarter
  • Visit local spots rarely discovered by tourists such as the Nishiki Tenmangu street shrines
  • Jump through history, from the wooden walls and lanterns of Yasaka Shrine to the bustle of Karasuma’s tachinomiya
  • Sample tasty snacks as you soak up the lively local atmosphere 


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Kyoto Cycling Tour, Kyoto tour
From JPY 13,170.00
Private Kyoto: Cycling Tour
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3.5 hours


Highlights:

  • Cycle along the ancient canals of Kyoto on a private tour with your own personal guide
  • Learn about the city’s history at Heian-Jingu Shrine
  • Stroll through the expansive grounds at Nanzenji Temple
  • Discover the meaning of tranquillity along the famous Path of Philosophy
  • Cycle under the shade of hundreds of cherry trees


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City of Culture Kyoto, Kyoto tour
From JPY 13,897.00
Private Kyoto: City of Culture
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 3.5 hours


Highlights:

  • Discover Kyoto on a private tour with your own local guide
  • Experience the peacefulness of a Zen rock garden at the Tofukuji Temple
  • Experience daily life in a local neighbourhood
  • Walk through Kyoto’s famous red tori gates and spot the fox statues at Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Discover the unique Geisha culture in the historical entertainment district of Gion


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The Essence of Nara: Big Buddha, Bambi and Backstreets tour, Kyoto tour
From JPY 8,437.00
The Essence of Nara: Big Buddha, Bambi and Backstreets
Location: Japan - Kyoto
Length: 4.5 hours


Highlights:

  • Get up close to the fabled, holy deer of Nara
  • Explore Buddhist temples that once held enough power to influence the emperor himself
  • Stroll the beautiful backstreets of old town and discover handicraft havens, quirky shops and traditional machiya houses
  • Watch the turtles going about their daily lives at picturesque Sarusawa pond
  • Taste some of the best street food in the city


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