Courses in all directions

In Kyoto, there is more to see than just Kyoto Station and Kyoto gosho (residence for former emperors). This section introduces major courses for visiting Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden Pavilion) and Arashiyama, as well as courses of covering the Uji region, which is famous for its teas, and the Ohara region, where you can enjoy the beauty of nature. The Kyoto area far and wide has many places to enjoy.
The following map displays the City of Kyoto and neighboring areas. Please click on the colored square to display the corresponding area name.

Kiyomizu course

The must-see sights in the Higashiyama area have been compiled in this course with Kiyomizu-dera Temple as the pinnacle.

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Kiyomizu Course

The must-see sights in the Higashiyama area are compiled in th...

Kinkaku course

This course will provide you with a chance to see Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden Pavilion) and Ryoan-ji Temple, which is renowned for its gardens.

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Kinkaku course

This course will provide you with a chance to see Kinkaku-ji T...

Arashiyama course

Natural beauty is one of the main attractions of Arashiyama course. Strolling through a bamboo grove here is a particularly enchanting experience.

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Arashiyama in Winter Course

In December, as the last autumn leaves fall and the cold of wi...

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Rent a bicycle and explore early autumn in Arashiyama

Set against rolling mountains, Arashiyama greets the world wit...

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Arashiyama Nature and Cuisine Course

This course will take you around the Arashiyama area. Once you...

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Arashiyama Course

Natural beauty is one of the main attractions of Arashiyama co...

Central Kyoto

In the central part of the modern metropolitan of Kyoto stand ancient treasures including Nijo-jo Castle and the Gion District.

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Central Kyoto Course 1

In the central part of the modern metropolitan of Kyoto stand ...

Ginkaku course

This serene course is conveniently located within easy reach of the city center.

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Ginkaku course

This serene course is conveniently located within easy reach o...

Japanese Tea Tasting Course

Visit Uji to Taste the First Tea of the Season Hop a quick train to Uji, a tea-producing region embodying the spirit of Japan, to taste the first tea leaves of the season from the end of April to the middle of May. Take a break from visiting world heritage sites and scores of ancient temples to sip fresh Uji tea. Japanese tea shops also offer sweets made with matcha, a special type of bitter tea used in the tea ceremony. (About 4.5hours)

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Japanese Tea Tasting Course

Visit Uji to Taste the First Tea of the Season Hop a quick tra...

History of Japanese Tea Course

What is the relationship between Kyoto and Tea? Over eight-hundred years ago, tea was transported to Japan from China. In this course, you will learn about the history of the tea ceremony and become familiar with some of the temples that were the first to serve this Chinese drink. At the end of the day you will enjoy some Japanese tea sweets that have become popular recently. (About 6 hours)

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History of Japanese Tea Course

What is the relationship between Kyoto and Tea? Over eight-hun...

Downtown Kyoto Culture Course

In this course, experience Japanese culture that is part of everyday life. Visit a museum that showcases Japanese manga, and visit some of the most beloved neighborhood markets and shops Kyoto has to offer. (About 4 hours)

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Downtown Kyoto Culture Course

In this course, experience Japanese culture that is part of ev...

Shopping Course

If sightseeing with an umbrella isn't your cup of tea, how about shopping along one of the covered shopping arcades? Shopping streets such as Shijo, Nishiki, Teramachi each have their own personality and reveal a different face of this ancient city. (About 4 hours)

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Shopping Course

If sightseeing with an umbrella isn't your cup of tea, how abo...

Children's Course

This course introduces facilities that the child can enjoy.

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Children's Course

This course introduces facilities that the child can enjoy.