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Historical Kyoto

3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 619

Visit the majestic shrines of Japan’s ancient capital. Kyoto offers travelers the chance to experience the history and tradtions of this vibrant and fascinating city.

This 3-day Kyoto trip is an ideal addition to your Japan itinerary, taking in arguably the country’s most picturesque city.

Staying in the Kyoto Hotel, you’ll enjoy amazing views over a region that comes alive with the colours of its changing seasons. It’s a magical backdrop for this special UNESCO World Heritage designated city, which contains 17 listed sites, plus a multitude of other important temples and shrines. You could easily spend weeks exploring them all, but a morning tour of the highlights will get you off to a good start. This includes Nijo Castle, the Golden Pavilion, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. Then take the afternoon at your own pace to explore the rest of the city.


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3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 619

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Day 1

Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Hotel by Airport Bus with Meet and Greet

Duration1 Hour

Karasuma Kyoto Hotel

Located in Shijo Karasuma, a busy area in the restaurant, shopping and entertainment districts, making it convenient for business and sightseeing. Room service, cocktail bar and Japanese and Chinese restaurants are available. 1 min.walk from subway Shijo Stn (Karasuma Line), 3 min. walk from Hankyu Karasuma Stn

Meal Plan ROOM and ONLY
Duration2 Nights
Day 2

Afternoon Half Day Kyoto Tour

Set out this afternoon to visit three elegant temples and shrines, starting with the vermilion-hued Heian Shrine, originally constructed in 1895 to commemorate the city's 1100th anniversary. Continue on to Sanjusangendo Temple, home to the world's longest wooden structure which houses over a thousand life-sized statues of Buddhist deities. Finally, proceed to the hilltop temple Kiyomizudera and admire the views of Kyoto from its wooden veranda. You might also want to catch a few drops of the Otowa waterfall which flows underneath the main hall, known to grant wishes to those who drink it. The tour ends in central Kyoto between 5:30-6:30pm.

Duration4 Hours
Day 3

Kyoto Hotel to Osaka Kansai Airport by Airport Bus

Duration2 Hours

Other Information


Daily except Feb 16, Dec 31 & Jan 1.


  • Return airport transfers by coach
  • 2 nights' accommodation
  • Half-day Kyoto city sightseeing tour


  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature


Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

18 Nov 2021
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