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Cherry Blossom Viewing in Hirano Shrine & Philosopher's Path Half Day Tour

Visit two popular cherry blossom sites in Kyoto with this half day tour!

This half-day tour can efficiently take you to two famous cherry blossom viewing spots in Kyoto, Hirano Shrine in the west and Philosopher's path in the east. Hirano Shrine is one of the famous places to view cherry blossom. Besides Hirano Shrine, you will also head to the Philosopher’s path, where you can see the cherry blossoms on both sides of the stream. You can also enjoy travelling in superior comfort on board the coaches with reclining seats. Come and enjoy the viewing of cherry blossoms in Kyoto!

Itinerary – 09:10 Departure

Itinerary

Time

Meet at JR Kyoto Station – Kyoto Sightseeing Bus Karasumaguchi Terminal

08:50

Departure from JR Kyoto Station

09:10

Hirano Shrine

Duration: 35 minutes

Philosopher’s Path

Duration: 70 minutes

Meeting point: Ginkakuji Parking Lot – Head back to JR Kyoto Station

11:45

Return to Kyoto Station Karasumaguchi terminal

Scheduled: 12:30

 

Itinerary – 13:30 Departure

Itinerary

Time

Meet at JR Kyoto Station – Kyoto Sightseeing Bus Karasumaguchi Terminal

13:10

Departure from JR Kyoto Station

13:30

Hirano Shrine

Duration: 35 minutes

Philosopher’s Path

Duration: 70 minutes

Meeting point: Ginkakuji Parking Lot – Head back to JR Kyoto Station

16:15

Return to Kyoto Station Karasumaguchi terminal

Scheduled: 16:50

Details

Confirmation
2 Working Days
Duration
3 Hours
Transport
Subway Pick Up
Voucher Type
Present Voucher to Tour Operator
Amendment
10 Days Prior
Refund
10 Days Prior

Operating Hours

Morning: 

09:10 - 12:30 

Afternoon:

13:30 - 16:50 

What You Get

Cherry Blossom Blossom Viewing in Hirano Shrine & Philosopher's Path Half Day Tour

 

Adult: Age 12 and Above 

Child: Age 6 to 11

 

Includes 

  • Transportation
  • Japanese Tour Service 
  • On-board audio guide system: English, Chinese, Korean 

Excludes 

  • Lunch 
  • Pick up and drop off services 
  • Admission fee to Ginkakuji Temple (near Philosopher's Path) 

Additional Information

  • Child ticket: Age 6-11
  • Children age 0-5 are free to participate if they will not be occupying a seat. Children who will be occupying seats will need their own tickets
  • Child tickets cannot be purchased separately. Children must be accompanied by adults to participate in the tour
  • Please arrive at the meet up location at least 20 minutes in advance to redeem your bus ticket. Bus tickets will be forfeited by late passengers, and will receive no refund
  • Please note that alternative meals in the tour are not available

 

How to Use

  • You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for the bus ticket
  • Meet Up Location: JR Kyoto Station Karasuma regular sightseeing bus terminal 

Terms and Conditions

Important Notes:

  • Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received. In the event if the date selected is not available, alternative arrangements will be communicated via email.
  • The tour may disembark at a different location from the initial meeting point. For disembarkation, please enquire with the tour guide on the day of tour.
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor.
  • In circumstances that the tour is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, customers will be notified by the tour operator.
  • Booking is required to be made 7 days prior the tour departure date.
  • In the event of late comers/no shows, it would be considered cancellation and no refund will be given.

 

About the Tour:

  • Items not included are personal expenses during the tour (telephone, laundry, beverages etc.)
  • Changi Recommends and the tour operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence.
  • The e-ticket cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion.
  • The value of the e-ticket/e-voucher is in Singapore dollars.
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant.
  • Tour routes and schedule may be delayed/cancelled/changed without prior notice.
  • Tour prices vary on seasons and weekdays/weekends, Changi Recommends reserves the right to change prices without prior notice. In the event where changes are made, the revised figures will be posted on the website.

 

Cancellation Policy:

  • Tour routes subject to cancellation without prior notice due to weather conditions, and (or) when there is an official request from the authorities.
  • Refunds will be given to customers under these circumstances:

-       No refunds will be entertained for cancellation made 10 days or less prior the tour date.

-       50% of the amount will be refunded to customers for cancellation made at least 10 days prior the tour date.

-       80% of the amount will be refunded to customers for cancellation made at least 14 days prior the tour date.

  • Full refunds will be given to customers who have purchased the loss coverage for cancellation made at least 10 days prior the tour date.
  • Please e-mail any amendments to attractions@changirecommends.com.sg at least 10 days before the tour date.

How to Get There

JR Kyoto Station Karasuma regular sightseeing bus terminal 

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
Adult
$36.00
Age 12 and Above
Child
$19.00
Age 6 to 11

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