Sky Bus Kyoto Ticket

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Osaka - Kyoto

Duration 1 hr(s) | English/Japanese/Chinese/한국어 Guide Language | E-voucher will be sent to your e-mail, please present the voucher at the designated location for ticket exchange 

Immerse yourself in Japan's historical sites with Sky Bus Kyoto. Admire beautifully painted structures, weeping cherry blossoms, and lush gardens.

  • Explore Kyoto's streets on an open-air sightseeing bus
  • Delight in cherry blossoms in spring or maple foliage in autumn
  • Pass by famous attractions such as Nijo Castle, Kyoto Gyoen National Garden, and Yasaka Shrine
  • Learn about Kyoto's history through a multilingual audio guide


What You Can Expect

  • Ride aboard Sky Bus Kyoto and roam around the city's exceptional historical landmarks. Feel the wind in your hair as you enjoy the scenery on an open-air, double-decker bus.
  • Drive to various locations that include the Nijo Castle. View examples of Momoyama culture in exquisitely painted sliding doors and tatami-covered floors. See the tranquil gardens of Kyoto Imperial Palace Park. Capture photos of signature cherry blossoms.
  • Enter the vivid red Nishi-romon gate and head to Yasaka Shrine, the site of the popular summer festival Gion Matsuri. It is also one of Kyoto's most spiritual shrines and is visited for romantic blessings.
  • Drop by the country's National Treasure, Sanjusangendo. Gaze in awe at 1,001 carved statues of Kannon, goddess of mercy. It is also Japan's longest wooden structure at 120 meters. Embark on a cultural and historical Kyoto adventure with this drive-around tour.

 -Itinerary Info-

  • JR Kyoto Station Kyoto Sightseeing Bus Stop (Karasumaguchi) – Nishihongwanji Temple – Nijo Castle – The Reizei family – Kyoto Gyoen National Garden - Kamo Ohashi Bridge – Lake Biwa – Heian Shrine – Shoren-in Temple – Chion-In – Yasaka Shrine – Minamiza Theatre – Kyoto Tower – JR Kyoto Station
  • Please note that the attraction visiting sequence is subject to change


Important Info

  • Free admission for children under age 6, must not occupy a seat; please hold your child in your arms as the bus is not equipped with car seats
  • Travellers will sightsee the attractions on the bus only, please note that the bus will not stop at each attraction
  • All seats are on the upper deck (open-air), and free raincoats will be provided in the event of rainfalls
  • The bus seat number will be provided on the day of the tour, if the remaining seats are not adequate, travellers under the same booking may sit separately, prior notice will be provided under such circumstances, if not, consecutive seats have been arranged  



Pre-Order Reminders

  • Please arrive at the designated meeting point promptly as the bus will depart on time, participation and refunds will not be granted to late arrivals
  • Please note that refunds will not be granted to no-shows
  • Once your voucher is redeemed, requests for cancellation or refunds will not be granted
  • In the event of cancellation due to traffic, weather, or any other unforeseen circumstances, KKday will inform you and provide a full refund
  • Actual itinerary is dependent on weather/traffic conditions
  • Large-sized luggage space is available on the bus
  • Seating will be arranged on the day of departure, in the event that the bus is at capacity, you will be informed that your party will not be seated together
  • Please arrive at designated location 15 mins prior to departure, as tour will depart on time


Redemption Point

JR Kyoto Station Karasumaguchi Bus Terminal

Address :843-2 Higashishiokōjichō, Shimogyō-ku, Kyōto-shi, Kyōto-fu 600-8216

How to Get There
  • Turn left at JR Kyoto Station Central Gate and take a 1-min walk/turn right at JR Kyoto Station West Cate - walk on the sidewalk to B1F - pass by the entrance of PORTA underground city - take a 2-min walk ・Across Isetan Department Store 1F entrance, Kyoto Central Post Office is across a street; take a 1-min walk from Kyoto Tower

Service Hours

 *Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the voucher redemption counter will only be open 30 mins before departure, the counter may be closed from time to time, please note that travelers are not allowed to redeem their voucher on non-selected dates


Meeting Point

Location1: JR Kyoto Station Kyoto Sightseeing Bus Stop (Karasumaguchi)

Address: Higashishiokojicho, Kyoto Shi Shimogyo Ku, Kyoto Fu, 600-8216, Japan


Cancellation Policy

  • For cancellations made at least 8 day(s) prior to selected date, a cancellation fee of 0% will apply
  • For cancellations made 2 to 7 days prior to selected date, a cancellation fee of 10% will apply
  • For cancellations made 0 to 1 days prior to selected date, a cancellation fee of 100% will apply
  • Mayflower Holidays Sdn. Bhd. reserves the absolute right to charge you an administration fee of not more than MYR100 per person to cover the administration costs incurred by Mayflower Holidays Sdn Bhd for all amendments or cancellations.
  • In the event of cancellation, the refund amount will be in the form of a "Travel Wallet". Any handling fees incurred are non-refundable. Mayflower Holidays Sdn. Bhd. will evaluate the specific case and has the absolute right to decide whether it should be refunded.

 NOTE: Cancellations are based on the supplier’s local time zone. 

MYR 63
per person
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Redeem your ticket 15 mins prior to departure
Meet at JR Kyoto Station Karasumaguchi Kyoto Sightseeing Bus Stop (exit from Kyoto JR Station Central Gate, turn left and walk straight ahead for 1 min)
Board on the double-decker bus
Marvel at the breathtaking cherry blossom
Nishihongwanji Temple
Nijo Castle
Heian Shrine
Yasaka Shrine
Feel free to get off the bus at Gion Station | Return to Kyoto Station
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MYR 63
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  • Consumption tax

  • Multilingual audio guide

  • Sky Bus Kyoto Ticket

  • Meals

  • Other expenses not mentioned

  • Attraction ticket

  • Personal expenses