Take a morning tour to some of Kyoto's most famous sites and discover why this ancient political capital of Japan is now its history and sightseeing capital! Visit Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji Temple, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. After lunch learn how to carve a wood-block print or design a cloisonné copper enamel art piece. The tour concludes after finishing at the Kyoto Handicraft Center, leaving the afternoon free for you to explore.
05 Jan - 30 Dec 2017: Daily (Except 19 Feb 2017)
|Guide||English-speaking guide service is included before lunch. English-speaking staff will assist during the craft session.|
2,As Kyoto Imperial Palace is closed on the following dates, tours on these dates will visit Kitano-tenmangu Shrine instead.
(Mondays, Tuesday if Monday is a national holiday, May 14-17 for the Aoi Festival, New Year's holidays, and whenever there is an Imperial Household event).
3. The tour will visit Nishi Hongan-ji Temple instead of Kitano-tenmangu Shrine on September 25 and December 25.
4. Nijo Castle is closed on Tuesdays in January, July, August, and December (Closed on the following day if Tuesday is a holiday.) If the castle is closed, or if the tour is during the year-end/New Year's holidays, Ryoan-ji Temple will be visited instead.
5. The tour ends at Kyoto Handicraft Centre.