General

The main sights of Kyoto are revealed on this morning tour.

Begin with a visit to Nijo Castle, built in 1603; Kinkakuji, a Zen temple in northern Kyoto whose top two floors are covered completely in gold leaf. Continue on to the impressive Kyoto Imperial Palace, once the residence of Japan’s imperial family until 1868. Located city centre in the attractive Kyoto Imperial Park, the complex is enclosed by long walls and consists of several gates, halls and gardens.

Destination Japan
City Kyoto
Duration 4.5 hours

Tour Schedule

Tour Dates: Departs Daily

Terms & Conditions

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