Explore Kyoto-Kyotango with JR West Kansai Wide Area Pass


Onaru Burial Mounds

Tateiwa Rock

Be a Sushi Chef from the morning catch

Kimono & Hotspring Experience


Fine Dining


Ine Day Trip Experience

Crab dish


 05 Days Kyoto – Kyotango Experience with JR West Kansai Wide Area Pass

Explore Kyoto – the culture rich city in Japan before hop on the train (JR West Kansai Wide Area Pass 5 Days) to experience Kyoto by the Sea.

Kyotango City is rich with natural landscapes such as the sea, the mountains, and the highlands. Traditionally, people living in this area have been changing their clothes, food, and the entire life style according to the natural environment that changes along with the four seasons.

At your ryokan, ou can experience programs unique to Kyotango with its natural wonders and traditional lifestyles. Right here at the Ryokan, you got the best hot spring baths and the finest dining around. Soak in the soothing hot waters of Taiza Onsen and savour the freshest local seafood. Taiza crab is known as the finest around  and the owner of the Inn heads out to auctions to select the absolute cream of the crop. Immerse yourselves in the beauty of nature and try wearing the kimono here with the beautiful scenery, or try vegetable picking such as fresh tomatoes, corn, potherb mustard and more.

Spend your time Kyotango to explore and unwind in this wonderful place. You can rent the bicycle from the Ryokan or join the optional activities at additional cost. Below are some of the experiential programs you can find at Kyotango.
  • Net Fishing: Watch the sunrise amid spectacular scenery in the UNESCO-designated San’in Kaigan Geopark. Get an up-close view of the fishermen at work in these glorious surroundings, catching local fish using time-honoured techniques such as traditional fixed-net fishing [Apr-Sep].
  • Sushi Chef: Experience as a sushi chef as you assemble yourselves from fish that was just caught, as you enjoy both making and feasting on the freshest sushi around! [Late Mar – Early Nov]
  • Blue Grotto/ Love Grotto Exploration: Board a small boat and explore the wondrous scenery of cliffs, caverns and clear blue water, where a visit to one grotto is believed by the local will deepens the love between couples! Afterward, enjoy a barbecue of freshly caught seafood along with the fishermen. [Jun – Sep]
  • Turban Shell Fishing & BBQ: Get on a fishing boat and experience turban shell fishing, then barbeque the fresh turban shells right there on the beach! [Jun – Sep]
  • Geo-Trekking: Trek along the beautiful coastline and enjoy its bizarrely shaped cliffs and boulders.
  • Snowshoe trekking: Experience trekking in snowshoes on wintry mountains that are gentle even for beginners. The marvellous snow -covered scenery of Kyotango awaits you! [Nov – Mar]
  • Tradition homestay: Experience stay at an old tradition house with DIY preparation and dining on local vegetable tempura and mushroom hotpot.
  • Strawberry Picking: Experience picking strawberry and have a feast on them.
  • Kimono Experience with Hairdressing: Experience wearing a Kimono with traditional hairdressing.
  • Half day sightseeing to Inecho and Amanohasidate: Take a half day sightseeing tour with lunch to one of Japan’s three scenic views – Amanohasdate.
Optional Tour in Kyotango Cost Per Person in SGD
Blue Grotter/ Love Cave Grotter 80
Net Fishing 65
Net Fishing + Sushi Making 80
Strawberry picking 30
Kimono Experience with hairdressing 160

Brief Itinerary 05 Days Kyoto – Kyotango Experience by JR West Kansai Wide Area Pass Day 01: Kansai Airport – Kyoto by JR Day 02: Explore Kyoto / Nara by JR Note: You can do a nice walk to views Sakura and flowers at Mt Yoshino by local train at extra cost. Day 03: Kyoto – Amino Train Station (Kyotango). Meet and transfer to Ryokan 【Dinner】Japanese style course 【Ryokan】Totoya Umashiyado traditional Japanese Room (Tatami room) with toilet (subject to availability) Day 04: Kyotango Exploration 【Breakfast】 At Ryokan 【Dinner】Japanese style course 【Ryokan】Totoya Umashiyado traditional Japanese Room (Tatami room) with toilet (subject to availability) Day 05: Depart Kyotango – Kansai Airport by JR. Transfer to Amino Train Station. 【Breakfast】 At Ryokan


05 Days Kyoto – Kyotango Experience By JR West Kansai Wide Area Pass

Tour Code: JPN-KKYE_5 Min size: 2 persons LAND Price per person in SGD: 
Spring, summer, fall (Usu. March – Nov) 820
Winter (Usu. Dec – Feb) 1050

Upgrade crab cuisine in winter at additional cost.

Price is subjected to changes without prior notice.

Surcharge applies during peak period!

LAND Price includes

  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Kyotango as per itinerary, 2 nights at Kyoto Plaza Twin Room with breakfast or similar
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • Return transfer Amino Station to Ryokan
  • JR West Kansai Wide Area Pass (Valid for 5 Days)
Price excludes
  • All airfare + taxes
  • All Other Rail Pass not mentioned
  • Other transport not mentioned
  • All other meals not mentioned
  • All other entrance fees or tour not mentioned
  • Travel insurance

  Totoya Inn & Fine Dining (Kyoto by the Sea) – Your home based for experiential programs at Kyoto by the Sea.