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  1. Japan
  2. Kyoto Prefecture
  3. Kyoto
  4. Nishiki Market

Kyoto: 1 or 2-Day Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Product ID: 266177
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Hop aboard this sightseeing bus tour, and explore the top attractions in Kyoto with your 1 or 2-day ticket. With departures every 30 minutes and audio commentary on board, enjoy panoramic views from the open-top bus as you explore the city with ease.
About this activity
Valid 24 - 48 hours
(from first activation)
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Japanese, Korean
English, Japanese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:



  • Hop on and off at any of the available stops by showing your mobile voucher
  • Enjoy the freedom to explore historical Kyoto at your own pace
  • Take a convenient and comprehensive city tour the passes that main attractions
  • Benefit from pre-recorded audio guidance available in 7 languages
  • Get panoramic views of Kyoto from the open top of the double decker bus
Full description
Discover the highlights of Kyoto with a 1 or 2-day ticket for the convenient hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus. Admire the panoramic views from on board the open-top double decker bus, and hop on or off at any of the stops along the route. Enjoy informative audio commentary on board the bus, available in 7 languages.

Choose this efficient way of exploring the must-see places and attractions in Kyoto. The bus takes you past many of the city's top attractions, including UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Nijo Castle, Kinkakuji, and Kiyomizu-Dera Temple. Buses run every 30 minutes, and you can enjoy unlimited rides for the duration of your ticket's validity. 

Bus stops along the route: 

• Kyoto Station
• Karasuma Gojo
• Shijo Karasuma / Nishiki-ichiba Market
• Nijo-jo Castle
• Nijo Station
• Kitano-tenmangu Shrine / Kamishichiken
• Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion)
• Daitokuji Temple
• Kyoto Imperial Palace (Doshisha University)
• Heian-jingu Shrine / Okazaki Park
• Gojozaka (Kiyomizu-dera Temple / Gion)
  • 1 or 2-day bus ticket (depending on option selected)
  • Audio commentary
  • Wi-Fi on board
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees to attractions

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

You can board the bus at any of the stops along the route. The first stop is at Kyoto Station (take the north central exit of Kyoto Station, and you will find the sightseeing bus stop directly in front of the Isetan department store).

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Important information
Know before you go
• Audio commentary is available in English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, French, German, and Japanese.
• Smoking, eating, and drinking alcohol are prohibited on the bus. Only soft drinks with lids (plastic bottles, coffee) can be brought on board.
• The use of umbrellas and selfie sticks is prohibited.
• Children aged 0-5 do not need a ticket if they sit on the lap of an adult passenger with a ticket (one child per passenger with ticket).
• The bus has an open top, so you will be in direct sunlight.
• Buses may not operate in the case of severe weather, such as typhoons or thunderstorms.
• Raincoats will be provided in wet weather.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
3.7 / 5
based on 57 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

Organized by

Myojo bus Co.

Product ID: 266177