Visit three of Kyoto's most breathtaking treasures: the bamboo forest, Nonomiya Shrine, the gold-encased Golden Pavilion, and the 10,000 red Torii gates of Fushimi Inari-taisha. Your journey begins with a stroll through the storied bamboo groves and Nonomiya Shrine. Enjoy a tranquil moment surrounded by nature and learn about how the Imperial princesses once purified themselves in this bamboo forest before serving at the Great Shrine of Ise. Continue on to the Golden Pavilion, which stands beside a lake and is encased in beautiful gold leaf. Have your camera ready to capture one of the most famous temples in Japan, an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Sit down to a delicious western-style lunch before visiting Fushimi Inari-taisha, known for its 10,000 bright red Torii gates. Stroll under the gates along a pathway that leads to a breathtaking view of Kyoto.
Take a walk through the peaceful bamboo grove and Nonomiya Shrine.
Stand before the lakeside Golden Pavilion, one of Japan's most popular and iconic temples.
Walk beneath the 10,000 red Torii gates of Fushimi Inari-taisha.
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KeyCard and photo identification
What to WearShow
Hat and sunglasses
Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
Guests must be able to walk approximately 3.5 miles over paved paths, gravel, cobblestone surfaces, and negotiate approximately 180 steps.
Coach cannot accommodate electric scooters. Only folding wheelchairs can be accommodated. Coach does not have a lift. Guests must be able to negotiate several steps to enter and exit the coach.
Guests may encounter some traffic and delays during the drive to Kyoto.
Location Kobe, Japan
Tour Code KB3L
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