Gain an insight into Kyoto culture and tradition.

Visit Kenninji Temple, this historic Zen Buddhist temple is considered to be one of the so-called Kyoto Gozan or ‘five most important temples of Kyoto’. In Gion, the most famous Geisha quarter filled with shops, restaurants, teahouses and traditional wooden machiya merchant houses. Along the way, experience an authentic Japanese tea ceremony, before ending your day at Nishiki Markets, rich in history.

Destination Japan
City Tokyo
Duration 5 hours

Tour Schedule

Tour Dates: Departs Tuesday and Friday.

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