[2017 Nov-Dec] Kyoto Autumn Leaves Tour @Local Sagano area

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  • ¥ 10,000
  • 4.0 hours
  • Max 8 Guests

TOKYO

Arashiyama and Sagano area is one of the famous spot for it.
Because there is colorful nature and many beautiful temples.
We can take you more secret and local area to see beautiful leaves.

-Tour Details-
Your walking tour starts at 9:00 am by meeting in front of ticket gate JR Saga Arashiyama Station in Kyoto. After your local guide explains about the tour, you will start walking to Arashiyama central area to see the famous Togetsukyo Bridge. The bridge is very photogenic and you will have plenty of time to take a lot of photos.

Then you will take a public bus to go Daikakuji Temple located in northern area of Sagano. It was originally built in the early 8th century as the detached palace of Emperor Saga, who thoroughly enjoyed spending time in this calm area on the outskirts of Kyoto. There is large and oldest artificial ponds in Japan. Around the ponds there is more than 650 maple and cherry blossom trees. You will enjoy the temple and garden and colorful mountain there.

Later take a public bus to a remote area of Sagano. Visit a temple that is not known by many travelers where you can fully enjoy the serenity of the area even during one of the busiest seasons. There is a temple with a collection of 1200 unique and whimsical statues. It’s a rarely visited and interesting place that rewards the adventurous visitor. Then walk down to the Sagano area and take a break in a traditional Japanese cafe. Take a seat and enjoy some traditional Japanese sweets while indulge in the atmosphere.

After the break, continue exploring the local area by visiting one more temple that is famous for beautiful moss. Afterwards stroll through the Bamboo Forest. When the tour concludes, you will be taken to JR Saga Arashiyama Station around 1:00 pm for your onward journey. If you don't have any plan after the tour, ask your guide for some suggestions for other attractions or restaurants.

You can check the details of this tour as movie : https://youtu.be/d0WnHFi0oKY

TOUR TIME
9:00-13:00 (4.0hours)
DEPARTURE/
RETURN LOCATION
JR Saga Arashiyama station / JR Saga Arashiiyama station
MEETING TIME
AND PLACE
Please arrive by 8:45 am @Ticket gate of JR Saga Arashiyama station
(http://blog.japanwondertravel.com/Arashiyama-map.pdf)
for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM.
*There is on the 2nd floor. Just in front of the ticket gate.
*Please do not down the stairs.
PRICE (1 person)
10,000 JPY
RETURN TIME
Approximately 1:00 PM.
INCLUDED
English guide
Japansese Sweets
NOT INCLUDED
Hotel pick-up
REMARKS
  • ・If you have any food allergy or you couldn’t eat anything, please let us know
  • ・This is a group tour
  • ・We will leave at 9:00am sharp, so please make sure to be there on time!
  • ・Please come with comfortable walking shoes as this tour is mainly a walking tour.
  • ・There could be a delay at when tour ends, if you have an appointment or plan right after this tour, please let us know in advance.
  • ・We defined over 12 years old as adult, 4-12 years old as child.
    Children price is 70% as adults. After booking for adults, we send link to pay for children.
    under 3 years old are free(w/o food).
  • ・All payment is expected before tour.

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