Commence Kyoto Full Day Tour first visiting Nijo Castle built in 1603 as Kyoto residence
of Ieyasu Tokugawa, First Shogun of Edo era. Kinkaku-ji Temple- The Golden Pavilion,
originally built in 1394, villa of a court noble, later changed to temple, burned
down in 1950, reconstructed in 1955. Ryoanji Temple-Art of best rock garden. Kiyomizu
Temple, famous for its Main Hall on the cliff top with a broad wooden veranda and
a panoramic view of Kyoto. Then walking down to Sannenzaka shopping street, etc.
Overnight at Selected Kyoto ryokan (Japanese Inn) or hotel.
Transfer to Nara, commence Nara Half Day Tour starting from Todaiji Temple completed
in 752, with one of the largest bronze statues in the world. Kasuga Shrine founded
in 710, with 3000 lanterns in line, Nara Park, 1,100 tame deer roaming around. Return
back to Kyoto and free for leisure after return. Overnight at Selected Kyoto ryokan
(Japanese Inn) or hotel.