Duration: 3 nights independent tour
Price from: £479pp
Kyoto 3 nights
Day 1 Kyoto: You will be met at Kansai airport and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Kyoto is Japan's seventh largest city and home to countless temples, shrines and other historically priceless structures.
Day 2 Kyoto: Today's half day tour begins at the house of an instructor of the Japanese tea ceremony. The tea master will explain about Japanese tea, the tea ceremony and its long history with Zen Buddhism. You will be able to try your hand at making tea, before enjoying your tea master's green tea.
Day 3 Kyoto: At leisure for independent sightseeing. Options include Kinakaku-ji the famed Golden Pavilion; Ginkaku-ji Temple which has magnificent halls and gardens; Nijo Castle; Kiyomizu-dera Temple for great city views and don't miss Gion, Kyoto's most famous Geisha district.
Day 4 Kyoto: Return transfer to Kansai airport where your tour concludes.
Vista Premio Kyoto - 3* Plus
Enjoying an ideal downtown location, the 84 room Vista Premio has an excellent variety of restaurants, bars, bakeries and shops in the vicinity. Nearby sights also include Kyoto Ryozen Gokoku Shrine and Kiyomizu Temple. However, with close proximity to train lines, the subway and many bus routes, the whole city is yours to explore. Guest rooms are compact with modern dor and provide a comfortable base at great value.
Accommodation: In standard rooms at Vista Premio Kyoto which have air-conditioning, bath/shower and fridge.
Tour prices: The price shown is based on the best value travel dates in low season and includes return shared transfers between the airport and hotel, 3 nights accommodation and sightseeing as outlined on day 2.