TOUR
WESTERN JAPAN

1-Day Kyoto Cherry Blossom Tour

Tour Code :

GU2300N1S

Departs from :

Kyoto

Tour Brand :

Kansai (Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, etc.) 1-Day Bus Tour

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥12,000 ~

Overview :

1. This tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter. Visit famous cherry blossom spots in Kyoto to enjoy the ancient capital in spring.
2. A variety of cherry blossom types can be seen on this tour including Japan's famous Yoshino cherry.
3. Admire the montage of Kyoto's World Heritage temples, traditional streets and cherry blossoms.
4. This tour is still held when cherry blossoms are not in bloom.

Itinerary

day1

09:10- Depart from Karasuma Kyoto Hotel Please be at the hotel front desk by 10 minutes before the departure time.
All transportation on this tour is by bus or taxi.
60(min) Ninna-ji Temple A World Heritage site. The Omuro Cherry Trees which blossom at Ninna-ji Temple are a late-blooming variety, and their arrival marks the end of cherry blossom season in Kyoto. These cherry trees are shorter and feature double-petaled blossoms.
Please refer to [Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations].
40(min) Tenryu-ji Temple A World Heritage site. Tenryu-ji Temple is a zen temple and one of Kyoto's leading sightseeing spots. The mountain Arashiyama provides a natural backdrop in the garden where visitors can admire various types of cherry blossoms.
110(min) Arashiyama Enjoy free time to walk around. See the sights such as Togetsukyo Bridge, Bamboo Forest Path, as well as Arashiyama Park where cherry blossoms can be admired.
Please refer to [Regarding Meals] in the remarks.
30(min) Kitano Tenmangu Shrine Participants will be guided through Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, famous for the patron god of scholars.
From Kitano Tenmangu Shrine to Hirano Shrine
40(min) Hirano Shrine Cherry Blossom Garden Hirano Shrine is bustling during this season, with many types of cherry blossoms to be seen throughout its grounds and a teahouse.
50(min) Heian Shrine A shrine built to commemorate the 1,200 year anniversary of the transfer of the Japanese capital to Kyoto. This is now one of the representative shrines of Kyoto, featuring vibrant pink cherry blossoms which contrast brilliantly against the tranquil pond and verdant garden.
Okazaki Canal & Kawabata-dori Street (Drive-by) On this tour, cherry blossoms can be admired from on board the bus as well. See cherry trees along the Okazaki Canal and Kamo River along the way.
16:30-17:00 Tour Ends at Karasuma Kyoto Hotel or near Kyoto Station The tour ends at Karasuma Kyoto Hotel or near Kyoto Station. Please head to your next destination on your own.

GU2300N1S

Remarks:Planning Company: JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Address: 2-3-14 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 1723)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[Reception Method]
At reception, please show your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff.
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
If the minimum number of participants is met, the tour will still be held as scheduled even if cherry blossoms are not in bloom. Refunds will not be issued even if cherry blossoms are not in bloom.
As the Omuro cherry trees at Ninna-ji Temple are late-blooming, the tour may visit Daikaku-ji Temple (Osawa-no-ike Pond area) instead during the period when cherry trees are not in bloom (late March to early April). There will be no change to the booking fee or refunds issued resulting from this change.
Depending on the number of participants, a sedan, taxi van, or bus may be used for transportation during the tour.
The tour may be canceled by the conducting company if it is determined that flowers in the itinerary cannot be viewed at all due to weather changes, etc. In this case, customers will be notified before the tour is scheduled to commence.
[Bus Company] Teisan Kanko Bus Co., Ltd.; Yasaka Sightseeing Bus Co., Ltd.; Yuai Kanko Bus Co., Ltd.; Toh-ho-kanko Bus Co., Ltd.; Kyoto Kanko Bus Co., Ltd.; Senriyama Bus Co., Ltd.
If operation is by a company other than Teisan Kanko Bus Co., Ltd., the bus company to be used will be indicated on the final itinerary on the day.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
Karasuma Kyoto Hotel: 9:00
[Important Notes/Supplements: Guide/Tour Conductor]
This tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Meals]
Please eat lunch on your own at Arashiyama. This is not included in the tour booking charge. Please enjoy it on your own (not included).