City Escape: Arashiyama Park Private Day Trip

This is not a typical day trip; this is YOUR day trip!

Step outside of Kyoto and go to Arashiyama Park for a fuller, more extensive experience by exploring the beauty of the region. Sit back and admire the views as you travel through beautiful scenery typical of the region. Make stops along the way to visit classic spots like Bamboo Grove, Tenryuji Temple and Monkey Park Iwatayama and of course, let’s not forget about the hidden gems your host has in store for you. They can’t wait to share some of their unique stories and let you connect with their culture in an enjoyable and inspiring way. So get ready and enjoy the ride!

Withlocals City Escape Private Day Trip™ is one of Withlocals’ signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local produce and prevent over-tourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon-neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.
* Duration: 6 hours
* Starts: Kyoto, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




This is not a typical day trip; this is YOUR day trip!

Step outside of Kyoto and go to Arashiyama Park for a fuller, more extensive experience by exploring the beauty of the region. Sit back and admire the views as you travel through beautiful scenery typical of the region. Make stops along the way to visit classic spots like Bamboo Grove, Tenryuji Temple and Monkey Park Iwatayama and of course, let’s not forget about the hidden gems your host has in store for you. They can’t wait to share some of their unique stories and let you connect with their culture in an enjoyable and inspiring way. So get ready and enjoy the ride!

Withlocals City Escape Private Day Trip™ is one of Withlocals’ signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local produce and prevent over-tourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon-neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Horinji Temple, 68 Arashiyamakokuzoyamacho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 616-0006 Kyoto Prefecture

Head to the golden Horin-ji Temple and learn about the ceremony this temple is famous for

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Monkey Park Iwatayama, 8 Genrokuyamacho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 616-0022 Kyoto Prefecture

Spot macaques at Iwatayama Monkey Park and get a great aerial view of Kyoto city

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Togetsukyo Bridge, Sagatenryuji Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385 Kyoto Prefecture

Travel over Togestukyo bridge and explore the seasonal ‘Kyoto’ colors in Kameyama Park

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Okochi Sanso Garden, 8-3 Sagaogurayama Tabuchiyamacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8394 Kyoto Prefecture

Appreciate the history behind Okochi-Sanso Villa while you enjoy a cup of matcha tea

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Bamboo Forest Street, Sagaogurayama Tabuchiyamacho, Ukyo-Ku, Kyoto 616-8394 Kyoto Prefecture

Enjoy Kyoto’s most popular natural attraction and walk through the Arashiyama bamboo alley

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tenryuji Temple, 68 Saga Tenryuji Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385 Kyoto Prefecture

Soak up the architecture of Tenruji zen gardens – one of the greatest temple complexes in Japan

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Arashiyama Kimono Forest, 35-28 Sagatenryuji Tsukurimichicho, Ukyo-Ku, Kyoto 616-8384 Kyoto Prefecture

Check out an art installation decorated with kimono textiles

Duration: 1 hour