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4 hrs
Guided tour
Transfers included

Enjoy an unscripted, unparalleled view of Kyoto’s cherry blossoms with a private, and personalized walking tour exploring the traditional festivities, and relishing seasonal dishes of the sakura season.


  • Immerse yourself in the sakura season with a 4-hour walking tour through the sakura (cherry blossoms) trail of Kyoto.

  • Get a personalized tour by the local guide, regaling traditional lore, local knowledge, insights, and advice for the city.

  • Enjoy the cherry blossoms path through Kiyomizu-Dera Temple, the food spots at Maruyama Park, Keage Incline’s walkways, Okazaki Canal, and many more breathtaking landmarks.

  • Relish a traditional picnic under the cherry blossom trees, snacking on seasonal sweets, and meals.


  • Pick up & drop off

  • Personalized tour experience

  • 4 hours walking tour

  • Experienced guide


  • Transportation

  • Meal inclusions

  • Tickets for any attractions

  • Gratuities

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

your experience

Enjoy the Cherry Blossoms of Kyoto

The Cherry Blossoms of Kyoto, renowned around the world for their fascinating color, and expanse, are not one to miss on a trip to Kyoto. Move off the tourist trail, and experience the marvel of these trees, in the sakura season, as they blossom. With a local guide, explore the beauty of the cherry blossoms around major landmarks in Kyoto. On this walking tour, get a personalized experience with traditional lore around the sakura season from the bi-lingual guide, and enjoy sweets, and the beautiful views under the sakura trees.

What to expect on this tour

The tour begins at the Philosopher's Walk, lined with cherry trees, then to Kiyomizu-Dera Temple where the sakura trees are. Maruyama Park’s giant cherry tree is not to be missed, along with the multiple traditional food stalls. Keage Incline’s walkways are a sight to behold with 100 cherry trees lined up. You can enjoy boat rides in Okazaki Park’s canal at additional cost, taking beautiful pictures of the weeping cherry blossoms.

Relish the traditional cuisine near Kamogawa River, and listen to the lore of the season by your local guide. Explore the variety of cherry blossoms and other Japanese flowers at Kyoto Botanical Garden, and marvel at the vastness of the 1000 cherry tree cover around the imperial Palace at Kyoto Gyoen National Garden. End your tour with a view of the majestic 130-year-old weeping cherry blossom tree at Toji-in Temple. The itinerary is flexible and you can choose to visit any of the sights mentioned above.

know before you go

Important Information

  • The tour is not wheelchair accessible due to varying accessible locations, but patrons with service animals and strollers can join the tour.

  • The tour is available in Japanese and English languages.

  • While this is primarily a walking tour, travelers can agree upon an alternate meeting point and public transportation with a host, if needed.


  • Daily: 8am to 6pm

  • Operating hours may differ by season.

my tickets

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID during pick-up.

  • Please wait outside the pick-up point as the guides will not go into lobbies or stores to look for you.

Pick-Up & Drop-Off

  • This tour includes pick-up and drop-offs.

  • In the next step of booking, please specify the pick-up point.

  • On the day of your tour, arrive 15-20 minutes before the scheduled time at the pick-up point.

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