TOUR
WESTERN JAPAN

Kyoto Sagano Bamboo Grove & Arashiyama Walking Tour with Yakatabune Lunch Cruise

Tour Code :

GU2001N2S

Departs from :

Kyoto

Tour Brand :

Kansai (Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, etc.) Walking Tour

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥14,200 ~

Overview :

1. This tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter. With Mt. Arashiyama as the backdrop, take a walk through the Sagano Bamboo Grove accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter.
2. Enjoy the ever-popular Arashiyama which offers different scenery every season, be it the cherry blossoms of spring, the fresh greens of summer, the colored leaves of autumn, or the snowy scenescapes of winter.
3. Visit the beautiful temple gardens of Tenryuji, a World Heritage Site considered as one of Kyoto's best Zen temples.
4. Enjoy panoramic views of Kyoto city from Jojakko-ji Temple, renowned for its beautiful scenery of colorful leaves in autumn and green blankets of moss in summer.
5. Enjoy lunch on board a traditional yakatabune boat cruise.

Itinerary

day1

08:40- Depart from Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo (Formerly: New Miyako Hotel) Walk to Kyoto Station
From Kyoto Station to Saga-Arashiyama Station (JR Rapid/Local, non-reserved seating)
Please refer to the [Itinerary/Destinations] in the remarks.
30(min) Tenryu-ji Temple A World Heritage site. This Zen temple stands in one of Kyoto's leading sightseeing areas. The Japanese garden is complemented by the beautiful landscapes of Arashiyama, and has been registered as a Special Place of Scenic Beauty.
Sagano Bamboo Grove Enjoy a relaxing walk through the Sagano Bamboo Grove.
30(min) Jojakko-ji Temple This temple overlooks the town of Sagano and the city of Kyoto. The area is famous for its beautiful scenery when the colored leaves cover the mountain in autumn.
30(min) Togetsu-kyo Bridge Togetsu-kyo Bridge is a famous 250-meter-long bridge in Arashiyama, and offers a spectacular location for viewing cherry blossoms or colored autumn leaves.
12:00- 60(min) Yakatabune Boarding Area Lunch (Japanese-style) Guide service ends once participants have reached the boat boarding pier.
Please refer to [Regarding Meals] in the remarks.
-13:00 Tour ends after Lunch Please head back to Kyoto Station or your next destination on your own after the tour.

GU2001N2S

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]
This tour uses public transportation with non-reserved seats. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.
The order of activities and arrival times may differ depending on road conditions and congestion at destinations.
This tour ends at the boat pier. JR train tickets for travel between Saga-Arashiyama and Kyoto will be given to participants, so please return to Kyoto Station on your own.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo (Formerly: New Miyako Hotel): 8:30
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Meals]
Japanese food will be served for lunch. Please understand that there is no vegetarian option available.
If the boat cannot be boarded due to high water levels or inclement weather, etc., the meal will be served at a restaurant instead. In this case JPY 2,000 per person will be refunded.
A fare of JPY 1,000 for the yakatabune boat cruise must be paid at the location for each 4 to 5 year old child (meal not included). (As of Oct. 1, 2020)
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
As this is a walking tour, please wear shoes and clothing that are suitable for walking.  The total walking distance for this tour is approximately 3 km.