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Beyond Zen: Kyoto Garden Tour

Uncover the secrets behind Japanese gardens
$321 and up
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Tour Details
About the Tour
3 hours
Photos & Highlights
  • Tour Kyoto Gardens and learn more about Japanese landscape design
  • Led by an expert
  • Ryoan-ji, Ninna-ji, and Golden Pavilion
Tour Description
Where You'll Start
Tour Experts
Gavin James
Gavin James
82 Reviews (4.72)

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It was entertaining, interesting and fun. Well done
Marcin was so knowledgeable, interesting, and patient with our photo-taking since the fall colors were splendid. He even spent extra time with us since Kinkaju-ji was terribly crowded and everyone wanted pictures of the peak beauty of the maple trees, so we got behind schedule. Perhaps this tour should be scheduled in the morning, especially on the weekends? The temples are beautiful in the afternoon sun, but the weekend afternoon crowds are intense at Kinkaju-ji.
John was super informative organized and a pleasure to learn from