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Nijo Castle and Imperial Palace Visit with Private Guide

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Kyoto, Japan
Nijo Castle and Imperial Palace Visit with Private Guide

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icon2 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


Get a deeper insight into Japanese history than would be possible independently on this private guided tour of Nijo Castle and Kyoto Imperial Palace. As you explore the historic buildings, enjoy the undivided attention of your guide who introduces you to Japan's Edo period when it was under the control of a shogunate, and the establishment of Kyoto, the ancient capital.
  • Private tour for just you and your party: A personalized experience
  • Get insights into Japanese history and culture from your guide
  • Choice of morning or afternoon tour to fit your schedule
  • Includes entrance fees and public transport costs
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Professional English-speaking guide
Entrance fees
Public transportation during the tour
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

541 Nijōjōchō, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-8301, Japan

Return Details

3 Kyōtogyoen, Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto, 602-0881, Japan
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
  • OPERATED BY WaRaiDo Guide Networks

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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What is the maximum group size during Nijo Castle and Imperial Palace Visit with Private Guide?
This activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers.

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Interesting visit, good tour guide
Ali P
, Aug 2019
Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the history of Japan in general and these sites in particular. She was friendly, professional, and spoke good English. I would recommend this tour to anyone interested in the history of Kyoto.

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