Our private guided tours in Kyoto offer a comprehensive introduction to the city, from its pristine temples, to its concrete jungle. Following in the footsteps of your expert local guide, you can recognize Kyoto’s treasures, typically hidden from travelers. Spot the sacred shrines nestled between shopping arcades, and catch a glimpse of a mysterious geisha scuttling down the backstreets. Appreciate Kyoto’s charm with the flexibility of setting the pace of your tours and the freedom to focus on what catches your attention. Don’t just visit Japan, experience a life in Japan.Browse Sample Trips
Kyoto has a wealth of activities and sites to offer visitors, whether you are curious to discover the traditional tea houses, or eager to stroll through the bustling Nishiki Shijo Market. Taste the flavors of the unique cuisines and soak up the vibrant atmosphere alongside of the locals going about their daily routines. Admire Japan’s colorful culture with a stop at the Kimono fashion show in the Nishijin Textile District, or glide down the Hozugawa river on a traditional style boat for a relaxing afternoon or morning adventure.Browse Sample Trips
Thanks to Japan's impressive rail system and public transportation, Kyoto is easily accessible from all major cities in the country. Whether you would like your trip to revolve around Kyoto’s charm and authenticity, or appreciate it as only one destination among others, we will make sure you are able to get the most out of your time there. Catered to your specific interests and the time frame for your travels, one of our Japan Specialists can handcraft your very own unique adventure. Traveling with Global Basecamps means exploring without compromise, so you lead the way and we will make it happen!Browse Sample Trips
**All of our tours can be customized to match your specific travel priorities and dates.
The first step is to complete a form on the website and one of our travel specialist will start planning your perfect trip.