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Visit the Kennin-ji Temple, the oldest Zen temple in Kyoto, Stroll around Gion. Experience an authentic tea ceremony at Fukujuen. Walk around Nishiki Market.

Departure 01 Mar - 26 Nov 2019: Tue, Fri
(except: 12, 19 Apr. 4 Jun.)
Code JG-1NN8301


 

B: Breakfast | L: Lunch | D: Dinner

Day 1

Kyoto

ITINERARY

Take a taxi and walk to the following. 
Kennon-ji Temple : Visit Kyoto's oldest Zen temple. See elaborately designed gardens and famous cultural properties on site. 
Stroll around Gion district : This district developed as a major hanamachi (entertainment district with maiko girls and geiko women) and still retains the refined and elegant atmosphere of old times. Take a stroll around the area and get a taste of traditional Japanese culture.

Tea Ceremony Experience: After learning about the tea ceremony and observing the tea-serving manner, participants will have the opportunity to enjoy some matcha green tea in a tea ceremony.
Walk around Nishiki Market Tour disbands.

  • Transportation 
  • Guiding by a certified tour guide/interpreter
  • Consumption tax
  • Tea ceremony fee

1. If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.

2. The order of destinations visited is subject to change.

3. This is not a bus tour. Sightseeing will be conducted on foot. Please participate in shoes which are easy to walk in.

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