What you'll do
We will go around beautiful locations in Kyoto while I take photos of you in the best spots for pictures. Kyoto has a long history of being the capital of Japan, so there are tons of historical landmarks. I want to guide you to the beautiful sites such as Yasaka Shrine, Gion district, Hokan-ji Temple and Kennin-ji Temple. While I live in Kyoto, I really love to spend time in those sites. In Kennin-ji Temple, I have been attracted the change of the four season like cherry blossoms, beautiful fresh green leaves in summer, autumn leaves and snow scenes in winter. This is my most favorite spot to take pictures. In Gion district, you can enjoy view of Japanese traditional houses. In Yasaka Shrine, I really love to take a walk on holidays for relaxing. Some of these spots are very popular for tourists, but I know some spots which are photogenic and less crowded. I will also tell you how to enjoy Japanese culture, how to explore the ancient capital of Japan and how to travel safely in Japan.
Beautiful Photos I will send you the photos (20-30) after the tour. I pick best ones and edit them. I can't provide all the…
Born and raised in Japan, an actor and a photographer. After I graduated from Osaka University, I moved to New York in order to work as an actor and a photographer. I also taught Japanese Language and Japanese culture to my friends in New York. After I came back to Japan, I have worked in a guesthouse in Kyoto as a receptionist and a concierge, and started photography service for tourists. As a photographer, I also take portraits, scenery photos and stage photos.
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Where you'll be
<Basic route> Yasaka Shrine ↓ Chion-in Temple ↓ Maruyama Park ↓ Kodai-ji ↓ Hokan-ji Temple ↓ Kennin-ji Temple
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 4 guests ages 2 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
You may have to pay entrance fee to temples (500-600 yen per one spot). Kimono is NOT included. I do my best to take beautiful photos, but can't change the shape of your body or make you look slimmer.
Kyoto Photo Tours