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One day walking tour to stroll in Higashiyama via Philosopher's Path

Tours by Location:  Kyoto, Higashiyama (Kansai/Kyoto & vicinity)
Tour Features:
 This tour features you to encounter one of the most attractive gardens and temple structures in Kyoto by walking from Maruyama Park through Philosopher's path to Ginkaku-ji, the Silver Pavilion, which is one of the 17 component parts of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto. On the way, we will pass by Lake Biwa Canal, Aqueduct, many other temples with their own unique features.

Tour Time 8 hours (including one hour lunch time)
Dates of Operation Everyday
Meeting Place At the entrance of the Kanji Museum Kyoto (Gion area)
Duration 09:00 to 17:00 or 10:00 to 18:00
Tour Price JPY33,000- per tour regardless of the number of participants up to 10 people
Expenses not included in the Tour Price Transportation, admission, lunch
Itinerary 1-Maruyama Park, 2- Chion-in temple, 3-Shoren-in temple, 4-Nanzen-ji Zen temple via San-mon gate and 5-Aqueduct, 6-Philosopher's Path, 7-Silver Pavilion (Ginkaku-ji Zen temple)
Guide's Name   Kiyomi GOTO (MS.)
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Language English (Guiding in Japanese is available)
Distance of the Route Approximately 10 km
Reservations To make a reservation, send an email to the guide to kguide3750@outlook.jp or stated below address, informing 1) your name, 2)number of participants, 3) desired tour date, 4) name and phone number of your hotel in Japan (or your contact phone number).
[Mail] kguide3750@arrow.ocn.ne.jp
Guide's Cellphone Number (for Emergency) Notice of it at the booking.
Tour Terms & Conditions Apply at least 14 days before the tour starts. If not, check with the guide by email for availability. Guiding fee to be paid at the meeting spot by JPY cash. Insurance is not included in the tour so please make sure to have your own travel insurance appropriate to your needs before joining the tour. The rest will follow the JGA terms and conditions.
Cancellation fees In case of cancellation, please notify the guide by email. If notified 7 days before the tour starts, there will be no cancellation charge. Otherwise, a 100% cancellation fee is charged.
Notes Upon advance request, the guide may be able to alter a part of the itinerary to meet your preferences. Guide's admissions to the temples are included in the tour price.
last update: 30 May 2022
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