culture walk

Kyoto Zen Garden, Zen Mind

Kyoto Zen Garden, Zen Mind

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Hello, I am a landscape designer/builder and small business owner at An_Design_Kyoto, living here in Kyoto for almost 8 years. In my time here, I have worked in traditional Japanese garden companies building and maintaining some of Kyoto's awe-inspiring gardens. I am also the only foreigner to graduate from the Kyoto Japanese Garden Association Cooperative Training Program. I hope I can lead you…
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What we’ll do

The Japanese garden defies quick and easy understanding. As we move in awe through one of these masterpieces we can feel that there is something deeper than just the physical beauty that surrounds us. This experience is designed to go to the heart of that "something deeper". While occupying some of Kyoto's most magical and sacred spaces that artists, nobles, and Zen monks created hundreds of…

What I’ll provide

Tickets
Entry tickets Entry tickets to all 3 sites visited on our walk are included in the tour cost.

What to bring

Wear comfortable shoes
Camera
A small towel may come in handy
An umbrella if rain is in the forecast
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culture walk
$61 per person
$61 per person