|Above, Kinkaku-ji, which is part of the Zen Gardens Tour. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
There is lots to see in Kyoto and Japan Info has three tours of Kyoto they recommend taking.
They begin their article with:
Kyoto is the ancient capital of Japan, where the centre of government sat for hundreds of years. Kyoto is steeped in history, culture and architecture which is truly breathtaking. Kyoto is one of the top travel destinations for tourists in Japan, however, some people find it difficult to navigate. Public transport relies more on buses than trains and Kyoto is a bit more spread out than other cities. If you want a stress-free way to travel, then why not try taking a tour to make the most of your time?To see their recommendations, go here.