1. Pass Type & Price
For shightseeing, mainly 3 types of day passes are available in Kyoto.
Bus One-Day Pass , Subway & Bus One-Day Pass and Subway & Bus Two-Day Pass .
Bus One-Day Pass is ¥600 for an adult.
Official english name is Kyoto City Bus & Kyoto Bus One-Day Pass.
This pass coveres most of the famous spots, such as Arashiyama, Fushimi Inari shrine, Kinkakuji temple (golden pavilion), Ginkakuji temple (silver pavilion), Kiyomizudera temple, Gion or Nijo Castle.
Subway & Bus One-Day Pass is ¥900 for an adult.
Official english name is Kyoto City Subway, Kyoto City Bus, Kyoto Bus & Keihan Bus One-Day Pass.
This pass is also very useful. Because if you take subway, you can go to some spots on schdule and save time even on a peak season such as spring (around the end of March to the top of April) or Autumn (November).
Subway & Bus Two-Day Pass is ¥1,700 for an adult.
This pass is more useful, if you travel around Kyoto for two days.