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Garden Guide

 

At Murin-an, we have prepared several styles of guided tours to help make your time in the garden even more special.

Guided Tour by a Garden Concierge

Guided Tour by a Garden Concierge

Enjoy an in-depth tour of the garden’s scenic points, history, and more by a trained garden concierge.

Duration: approximately 60 mins.

11,000Yen *22,000Yen for English translation
Reservation required 10 days in advance.
Please kindly download a tour request form and submit it by fax, mail or directly at the reception at Murin-an.

Applications for Guided Tour by a Garden Concierge

Special Tour by a Garden Craftsman

Special Tour by a Garden Craftsman

This is a rare if not the only chance in Kyoto to be guided by the master of a garden, the artisan who sees the ever-changing form of the garden.
(includes an additional garden staff)

Duration: approximately 60 mins.

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday 10AM-4PM( the Last tour starts at 3PM) Please request a one-hour time slot.
Reservation at least three weeks in advance required.
55,000Yen /incl. English translation

Applicatons for Special Tour by a Garden Craftsman

 

Murin-an Miniature Moss Gardening

Moss Gardening Experience by a Garden Concierge

There is great beauty in inconspicuous plants and moss in Japanese Garden. Under the guidance of a garden concierge, learn about the design of Japanese Garden and to arrange moss and stone to create a miniature Japanese garden.

Duration: approximately 90 mins.

Basic fee: 20,000Yen for instruction in English
Per-person fee: 3,000 yen/person
*Charge for matcha tea is included in the admission fee.
Reservation required 10 days in advance.
Please kindly download a tour request form and submit it by fax, mail or directly at the reception at Murin-an.

Applications for Moss Gardening Experience