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Private Photo Tour in Kyoto!

By Kai Nagayama Photography
Price was undefined, price is now ¥6,600


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1h 30m
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  • Get a tour of the city and photographed at the same time!

  • Wearing Kimono, Visit the best spots that represent Kyoto

  • Receive inside knowledges and tips of this city from local

  • Awesome souvenir to leave your Kyoto memories in photos

  • Visiting more than 5 spots all within walking distance

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided walking tour of Kyoto (Gion and Higashiyama district)

  • What's included

    50 Retouched digital images delivered through online platforms

  • What's included

    1 and half hour shooting time

  • What's excluded

    Clothing for photoshoot

Know Before You Book

  • This is a walking tour, No transportation fee needed.

  • Guest of all ages can attend

  • If you have other locations preference, please let me know, I am flexible. But if you are requesting Fushimi Inari, I HIGHLY recommend starting in the very early morning.

  • Currently not accepting a tour in Arashiyama area.

  • It is possible to change your clothes as long as we finish within the specified time frame.

What you can expect

I will take you to photogenic places in central Kyoto area! If you are looking for Kimono shoot, I can recommend you a few places so please let me know.

We will meet up near Yasaka Pagoda and take you to cool spots to shoot awesome portraits.

Route: Yasaka Pagoda - Ninen-zaka - Nene Street - Maruyama Park - Yasaka Shrine

We meet up at the location and start shooting while I walk you through the area and create your awesome memories of Kyoto. I usually shoot in the very early morning to avoid crowds. I do night portrait sessions as well, please let me know if you are interested in doing the shoot at night.

  • What You Will Get

1 and half-hour shooting time

About 50 professionally retouched images (*Digital files only. Delivered by Dropbox/Google Drive etc.) I will deliver the images through an online platform within 3-4 days. Please feel free to contact me before you book if you have any questions! Looking forward to creating awesome Kyoto experiences of yours!

  • About The Host

I am a professional photographer/photo retoucher based in Kyoto. Born and raised in this old city, I know the best spots to snap your Kyoto memories. I also used to live in the United States for 7 years and worked as a photo retoucher in NYC, making advertisements for major fashion brands and magazines. I shoot mainly portraits: Kimono portraits, couple, engagement, family or for social media purposes etc, I can deliver quality images according to your needs. We will have fun getting the best shots while I entertain you with the history and the inside knowledge about Kyoto!


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Activity Location

  • Gion and Higashiyama District
  • 京都市東山区Higashiyama Ward, 広道通松原上ル2丁目玉水町76
  • 京都市東山区 Kyoto 605-0851

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • In front of Honke Yatsuhashi Yasaka Store
    • 京都市東山区Higashiyama Ward, 広道通松原上ル2丁目玉水町76
    • 京都市東山区 Kyoto 605-0851

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