1. Japan
  2. Kyoto Prefecture
  3. Kyoto
  4. Kinkaku-ji

Kyoto: City's Northern Highlights Guided Bike Tour

Product ID: 393329
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Get a little exercise and check out the sites of Northern Kyoto. See the Golden Pavillion, Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, and enjoy a great lunch.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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Duration 5 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
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  • See some of Kyoto's top sights, like the Golden Pavillion and Kitano Tenmangu Shrine
  • Be treated to a delicious Japanese lunch
  • Get to know Kyoto on an intimate level by traveling by bike
Full description
Start off at the meeting point near Kyoto station and cycle with your guide to look inside Nishi Honganji Temple. Then, move on to Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, which you will also see from the inside.

Continue to the stunning Golden Pavilion and spend about 20 minutes exploring. Next, head for lunch (included in the tour price).

Visit the Imperial Palace, before following the gentle downhill path towards Gion. From Gion, weave through the backstreets and learn about the area’s background. Cross over the Kamo River and head back to the original starting point.
  • Equipment rental
  • Guide
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Admission to Nishi Honganji Temple and Kinkakuji Temple
What’s Not Included
  • Additional drinks
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • People under 4 ft 3 in (130 cm)
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Walk down the alley and you will see your guide.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
A moderate physical fitness level is required
Infant seats are available on request during booking
This tour is weather dependent. If canceled due to poor weather, you'll be offered an alternative date or a full refund.

From US$ 12,123.05 per person

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Cycle Osaka

Product ID: 393329