10 Things to Do in Kyoto 2023: Upto 40% Off
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Japan is a vibrant and culturally rich country and in order to get a taste of this ancient and unique culture, you can opt for several interesting things to do in Kyoto – the cultural capital of Japan. The city is full of ancient temples and shrines and one of the most essential aspects of touring Kyoto is visiting these temples such as the Kinkakuji Temple and the Kiyomizu-dera Temple.

These are especially beautiful during autumn and spring when the adjacent gardens are filled with auburn leaves and cherry blossom trees. Kyoto is also home to the Gion District, which is an area in the city where several activities take place at a time. You can spot Geishas and even dine with them, indulge in tea ceremonies, walk through the many food and commodities shops selling local goods and enjoy traditional dances and cultural performances.

Visiting places like the Samurai and Ninja Museum and Sanjusangen-do is some of the best things to do in Kyoto with kids. The city also comes alive at night, when you can walk through the peaceful streets, watch the temples light up with lanterns and go on a memorable food tour to some of the oldest markets and food districts in Kyoto.

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Kyoto Hop on Hop off Bus Tour | Book Now @ Flat 15% off
Kyoto Hop on Hop off Bus Tour | Book Now @ Flat 15% off



Kyoto, in Japan, is blessed with a set of major tourist attractions that invite visitors from the various corners of the world. If you are in Japan, you cannot miss the chance of viewing the prominent spots of Kyoto as the city constitutes some great places that are a must on your wishlist. Minimize all the hassles of transportation and enjoy the sightseeing phenomenon with optimum delight satisfaction. Explore Kyoto's prominent landmarks like Nijo Castle, Lake Biwa, and the Heian Shrine and you shall be assisted with the support of Japanese-speaking guide on board as well as pre-recorded audio commentary in 7 languages (English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, French, and German).About Kyoto Hop On Hop Off Tour:The Kyoto Hop On Hop Off tour lets you enjoy a splendid and delightful tour around Kyoto and explore the different spots with the world-famous Sky Bus open double-decker. Visit the set of city's highlights and discover the stories of the places. The package with the availability of two-time slots- 1 or 2 Day Pass where you can book the package according to the desired duration.Grab the chance to explore Kyoto's most prominent landmarks such as the Nijo Castle and Heian Shrine without going through any hassles of local transportation. Achieve great convenience of transfers and visit the locations without any hindrances. Besides, the buses, in order to assist with maximum comfortability lets you enjoy pre-recorded commentary that would process the information on the former imperial city available and that too in multiple languages. Thus avail the chance and make your detailed itinerary that includes the major tourist attractions.Sightseeing Spots:JR Kyoto StationNishihongwan-Ji TempleNijō CastleReizeike HouseKamo Ohashi BridgeLake Biwa CanalHeian-Jingu Shrine Otorii GateShōren-in Monzeki TempleChion-in SanmonYasaka ShrineKyoto National MuseumRengeoin SanjusangendoKyoto TowerJR Kyoto Station (return)Redemption Information:Location: JR Kyoto station, Karasuma exitShimogyo-Ku Higashi-Shiokoji machi 909, Kyoto sightseeing bus terminalHow to Reach:You can reach the location in the following way-From the Kasasuma Exit of Kyoto Station on JR Line, there is a bus terminal on the left side. Walk for about a minute until you reach the location.Note:Children aged 6-11 years can book the child ticket for Kyoto hop on hop off tour.Children aged 0-5 years can join the Kyoto hop on hop off bus for free.

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₹ 2,765

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Kyoto Tower Tickets


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Activity Location: 721-1 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, JapanActivity Timings: 10:00 AM - 09:00 PMActivity Duration: 2 hours (approx.)About the Kyoto Tower:Visit Kyoto Tower - an iconic landmark that towers over the ancient city of Kyoto, Japan. With its striking design and panoramic views, Kyoto Tower is a must-visit destination for travelers looking to experience the best of this historic city. At 131 meters tall, the tower offers breathtaking 360-degree views of Kyoto, from its traditional temples and shrines to its modern cityscape. Take in the beauty of the changing seasons as you gaze out over the city, from the cherry blossoms of spring to the colorful foliage of autumn. So whether you're looking to soak up the sights, sample the local cuisine, or simply take in the atmosphere of one of Japan's most historic cities, Kyoto Tower is the perfect place to start your trip.

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¥ 950 per Adult

Kyoto Osaka Sightseeing Pass | Book Now @ ₹470 Only!
Kyoto Osaka Sightseeing Pass | Book Now @ ₹470 Only!



About Kyoto Osaka Sightseeing Pass :The Kyoto Osaka sightseeing pass brings you the great scope of visiting and exploring Japan's most prominent tourist attractions that would truly hold you spellbound. Grab immense delight and pleasure with your loved ones and see the rushing cities which exist around the Osaka-Kyoto area.Kyoto Osaka sightseeing pass lets you avail unlimited travel access on the Keihan Line and Otokyoyama Cable Line through which you get to enjoy convenient booking and peace of mind. You shall be provided with instantly confirmed tickets which you can redeem very conveniently with the availability of two local redemption locations namely Osaka and Kyoto.Don't miss the opportunity of availing the unlimited travel access on the Keihan Railway, and grab a mesmerizing view of Kyoto City. With the Kyoto Osaka pass, you are entitled to explore the best sights in Kyoto and Osaka namely Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine, Kiyomizu-Dera Temple, Osaka Castle, etc.Redemption Location:Keihan Tourist Information Center Konoyo ShijoTime: 9:30 am-4:00 pmAddress: Kyoto Gion-Shijo Station, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto PrefectureHow to get there: Keihan Main Line Gion-Shijo StationKeihan Ticket Office Sanjo StationTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, JapanHow to get there: Keihan Main Line Sanjo StationOsaka Yodoyabashi Station OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: 3, Kitahama, Chuo-ku, Osaka PrefectureHow to get there: Keihan Main Line/Midosuji Line Yodoyabashi StationKitahama Station Ticket OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: Kitahama, Chuo, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, JapanHow to get there: Keihan Main Line/Sakaisuji Line Kitahama StationTemmabashi Station Ticket OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: 1 Chome-2 Tanimachi, Chūō-Ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu 540-0012, JapanHow to get there: Keihan Main Line/Tanimachi Line Temmabashi StationKyobashi Station Ticket OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: 1 Chome-2-31 Shigita, Joto Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, JapanHow To Get There: Keihan Main Line Kyobashi StationUji Station Ticket OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: 18-5 Otsukata Uji, Kyoto 611-0021, JapanHow To Get There: Keihan Railway Uji Line Uji StationTofukuji Station Ticket OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: 12 Chome Honmachi, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0981, JapanHow To Get There: Keihan Main Line Tofukuji StationFushimi-Inari Station Ticket OfficeTime: 5:00 am-12:00 am (next day)Address: 33 Fukakusa Ichinotsubocho, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, 612-0012, JapanHow To Get There: Keihan Main Line Fushimi-Inari StationNote:All participants aged 6+ years need to book the pass.

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Shinkansen Bullet Train Tickets | Book @ Flat 10% Off!
Shinkansen Bullet Train Tickets | Book @ Flat 10% Off!



About the Shinkansen Bullet Train:Now you can arrive at any destination without any time and grasp the scenic views of the Kyoto countryside during your entire journey. Get along with this comfortable and fastest means of transportation through which you can ensure the utmost reliability and security.Besides, you shall be accompanied by unlimited food that you can fetch from the small food carts are being pushed around inside. Now you don't have to sit idle and undergo a boring journey between two destinations. Now you can get hungry or thirsty because the train includes carts that carry a wide variety of snacks, drinks, and boxed meals for you to choose from. Save a great time and experience the utmost relaxing journey with this transport medium.About the Shinkansen Bullet Train Ticket:The Shinkansen Bullet Train ticket provides you with the chance of getting transferred on the Shinkansen Bullet Train which is super fast and very convenient. Don't miss out on the chance of experiencing a fast journey from Kyoto to Tokyo or Nagoya without any hassles of the other means of public transportation. Get along the fastest means of transportation in Japan that transports you from one spot to another without any inconvenience. It is worth mentioning that Shinkansen is considered as one of the best means of transportation that renders punctuality along with supreme comfort and safety. You also get facilitated with the provision of small food carts that cater to the wide variety of delicious snacks and drinks. Besides, you also get to munch boxed meals and enjoy a delightful journey. As such, the hassles of other means of transportation is minimized greatly with supreme speed.Redemption Information:Exchange Order-Osaka Kansai International Airport Terminal 1Opening hours: 8:30 am-10:00 pmLocation: HIS counter (1/F) next to the Northern Exit in the International Arrival HallHow to get there: The location is a 5-minute walk from JR Kansai-airport Station or a 5-minute walk from Nankai Airport Line Kansai-airport Station and you can reach there easily with the help of private and public transportation.Shinkansen Ticket-Kyoto StationJR West Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi)Opening Hours: 5:30am-11:00pmAddress: Higashishiokoji Kamadonocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto PrefectureKansai Airport StationJR Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi)Opening Hours: 5:30am-11:00pmAddress: 1 SenshūkūkōnakaTajiri-chō, Sennan-gun, Ōsaka-fuOsaka StationJR Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi)Opening Hours: 5:30am-11:00pmAddress: 3 Chome-1-1 Umeda, Kita-Ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fuShin-Osaka StationJR West Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi)Opening Hours: 5:30am-11:30pmAddress:5 Chome-16-1 Nishinakajima, Yodogawa-Ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fuNagoya StationJR Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi)Opening Hours: 4:50am-11:20pmAddress: 1 Chome-1-4 MeiekiNakamura-Ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi-kenNote:The Shinkansen Bullet Train tickets are only for passengers aged 12+, if you have companions aged 6-11, you'll have to purchase a child ticket at the JR Ticket Office.

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₹ 4,599

₹ 3,999

Kyoto Half Day Tour | Book Now @ Flat 15% off
Kyoto Half Day Tour | Book Now @ Flat 15% off



The Kyoto half day tour in Japan lets you witness and explore the best sites of Kyoto, without any hassles of public transportation around the city. The half day Kyoto tour lets you feel the essence of the prominent tourist spots of Japan and know the stories and history more acutely.The Kyoto half day tour lets you visit Sanjusangendo Temple and Fushimi Inari Shrine and explore each location with great delight and excitement. With the help of this half-day tour, you get to rely on us with utmost safety and convenience. The tour makes sure that you get transferred from one spot to another with the assistance of a professional driver and a comfortable bus. During the entire tour, you shall be able to enjoy the support of a Japanese guide along with the assistance of a multilingual audio guide on the bus.Meetup information:Location: Kyoto Eki Karasumaguchi, JR Kyoto Station, Kyoto Sightseeing Bus Karasumaguchi Terminal. Meet up and redemption time: 9:30 am/12:50 pmHow to Reach:The location is based at Kyoto Eki Karasumaguchi, Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8216, Japan. To get there, you are required to exit through the central gate of JR Kyoto Station, then turn left and walk for 1 minute. The bus terminal is opposite the 1F entrance of the Isetan Department Store.Note:Children aged 6-11 years can book the child ticket for half day Kyoto tour.Children aged 0-5 years can join the Kyoto half day tour for free but need to make a booking to get the voucher.

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₹ 2,470

₹ 2,099

Kyoto Aquarium Tickets | Book @ Best Price ₹1299 Only!
Kyoto Aquarium Tickets | Book @ Best Price ₹1299 Only!



About the Kyoto Aquarium:The Kyoto Aquarium lets you witness one of the largest aquariums in Japan that cater to uncountable beautiful marine species. Observe species such as clownfish, eels, octopuses, penguins, jellyfish with the closest proximity and learn the wide range of fishes found in the aquarium. About the Kyoto Aquarium Ticket:The Kyoto Aquarium ticket gives you the chance to explore the hidden and untouched world that lives deep under the sea. This entry ticket lets you enjoy a journey that drives you through the pleasant world which rests beneath the levels of water in Japan.Grab the opportunity of watching the local aquatic fishes staying together and managing their livelihood in silence with the Kyoto Aquarium ticket. Get drowned in the ocean of Arctic habitat and participate in the fun interactive sessions that provide you with great knowledge and information about the fishes. Take a delightful walk in order to witness different types of fishes and see their cheerful movement in the water. How to Reach the Kyoto Aquarium:35-1 Kankijicho Kyoto Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto 600-8835 It's approximately a 3-minute walk to the Umekoji Kyotonishi Station.It's approximately a 15-minute walk to the west from Kyoto Station.It's an approximately 15-minute walk to the south from Tamabuchi Station on the JR San-in LineThe Kyoto Aquarium Opening Hours: 10:00 am-6:00 pm, daily (last admission is at 5:00 pm)Note: The voucher is valid within 60 days from the booking date and can only be used once.Children aged 7-15 years can book the child tickets to Kyoto Aquarium.Children aged 3-6 years can book the infant tickets to Kyoto Aquarium.Children aged 0-2 years can enter for free.

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₹ 1,499

₹ 1,299

Night Bus Kyoto to Tokyo Transfers | Book Now @ Flat 15% off
Night Bus Kyoto to Tokyo Transfers | Book Now @ Flat 15% off



About the Kyoto to Tokyo Night Bus Transfers:The Kyoto to Tokyo night bus transfers let you enjoy a delightful night journey from Kyoto to Tokyo without any hassles of transportation. You shall also be able to save a great sum of money and avail of this night bus service which is cost-effective and less expensive. Now you can travel at cheaper rates and undergo a reliable form of transportation which would be cheaper than train and flight tickets. Now you are not required to undergo the hassles of booking tours relating to bullet trains and flights that take you from Kyoto to Tokyo. Minimize the hassles of transportation and the great costs involved and opt for this super convenient and relaxing means of transportation that takes you from one destination to the other overnight. You can choose in between a 3 seater or 4 seater row and get seated with great comfort in a bus, which is equipped with modern air-conditioning. You can also avail of the facility of selecting in between departure schedules and multiple drop off locations including Tokyo station, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, and the crowd-pleaser, Tokyo Disneyland.The Kyoto to Tokyo bus transfer comes with the wide-ranging departure points which would be JR Kyoto station and Kamogawa River, etc. You can also get facilitated with the availability of important tourist spots including Arashiyama and Gion. You can now sleep reluctantly on board as the trip ensures to provide you with comfort which is equivalent to staying in a hotel room for a night.Departure Schedules:3-seater Row BusTime: 9:55 pm/11:05 pm/11:30 pm/11:50 pmDestination: Shinjuku, Oji, Yokohama, Omiya, Kawasaki, and Saitama-Shintoshin4-seater Row BusTime: 10:00 pm/10:35 pm/10:45 pm/11:15 pm/12:05 am (next day)Destination: Tokyo Disneyland, Tokyo station, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, Omiya, Kawasaki, Yokohama, Saitama-Shintoshin, and ChibaPick Up Information:Location: Kyoto VIP LoungeAddress: No. 6, GF/2F, Nishikujo Toriiguchicho, Minami Warm, Kyoto, 〒601-8417 Kyoto Prefecture.Walk for 5 minutes from JR Kyoto Hachiko station West exit.Drop Off Information:Tokyo StationLocation: Tokyo Station Yaesu ExitAddress: 1 Chome-10 Yaesu, Chūō, Tokyo 103-0028Tokyo DisneylandLocation: Tokyo Disneyland Bus Terminal AnnexAddress: Maihama, Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture 279-0031ShinjukuLocation: Shinjuku VIP LoungeAddress: 1 Chrome–12–11, Yamagin Building 4F, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0023IkebukuraLocation: Ikebukuro Station West Exit Bus TerminalAddress: 1 Chrome–29–3 16-10, Nishiikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo 171-0021OjiLocation: Oji Station South Exit Bus StopAddress: 1 Chome-1 Horifune, Kita, Tokyo 114-0004OmiyaLocation: Omiya Station West Exit Bus StopAddress: Unnamed Road 1-7, Sakuragicho, Omiya Ward, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture 330-0854KawasakiLocation: LA CITTADELLAAddress: 4-1 Ogawacho, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture 210-0023YokohamaLocation: Yokohama Station East Exit Sky BuidingAddress: 2-19, Takashima, Nishi Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture 220-0011Saitama-ShintoshinLocation: Saitama-Shintoshin Station East Exit Bus StopAddress: 4 Chome Kishikicho, Omiya Ward, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture 330-0843ChibaLocation: Chiba Station North Exit Bus Stop No.22Address: 1 Chome-1 Benten, Chūō-Ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba-ken 260-0045Note:Children aged 0-12 years can book the child ticket for Kyoto to Tokyo night bus transfers.

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₹ 4,320

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Nijo Castle with Ninomaru Palace Ticket | Flat 10% off
Nijo Castle with Ninomaru Palace Ticket | Flat 10% off



About Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace:View Japan’s glorifying history and cultural composition while you roam in the charming premises of the Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace. Avail the chance to visit the significant grounds of Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace where the ancient phenomenons took place. The Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace were built in 1603 where the Nijo Castle became the residence of the first shogun of the Edo Period. Also, you cannot afford to not visiting the Ninomaru Palace, which acted as the home and office of the shogun during his visits to Kyoto. View the palace’s perfectly equipped and maintained rooms which have been sincerely decorated and preserved for ages. See the traditional Japanese garden and see the charming sakura blossoms that constitute the gardens during Nijo Castle Sakura Festival.About Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace Ticket in Kyoto:The Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace ticket in Kyoto let you explore Kyoto’s world-famous two spots in Japan that are a must to visit if you are on a vacation in Japan. Don't miss the opportunity of visiting the UNESCO World Heritage sites namely Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace, which are regarded as prominent tourist places.Besides, the Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace ticket in Kyoto lets you grasp information about the glorifying history of Japan and the various stories of leaders. Roam endlessly across the castle and see the palace’s wide fields that portray the amazing tales of the past. Also, see the scenic views of the beautiful blooming flower gardens that are evident during the Nijo Castle Sakura Festival. You do not require to wait in long lines now and go through the castle's entrance with your voucher’s QR code. You shall also be assisted by a certified guide who would speak in English and you are entitled to availing the great discount.Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace Opening Hours: Ninomaru Palace is closed every Tuesday of Jan, Jul, Aug, and Dec8:45 am-5:00 pm(last admission: 4:00 pm)July, August: 8:00 am-6:00 pm (last admission: 5:00 pm)September: 8:00 am-5:00 pm (last admission: 4:00 pm)How to Reach Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace:The tour location is based at 541, Nijojo-Cho, Nijo-Dori Horikawa Nishi iru, Nakagyo-Ku, Kyoto 604-8301 and you can get there with the help of the following ways:By subway: From Keihan Sanjo Station transfer to Sanjo Keihan Station on the Tozai Line, then get off at Nijojo-Mae Station. The castle is a 5-minute walk from the station.Note:Children aged 6-12 years can book the child ticket for the Nijo Castle tour.Children aged 0-5 years can join the Nijo Castle tour for free.

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₹ 1,019

₹ 720

Hankyu Tourist Pass | Book @ Best Price ₹470 Only!
Hankyu Tourist Pass | Book @ Best Price ₹470 Only!



Hankyu tourist pass will allow you to explore three of Japan's most interesting cities by access to unlimited rides on the train: Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe. Osaka's lively Umeda district will serve as your base, where you will go on to explore the Hankyu train lines that snake their way into Kyoto and Kobe.About Hankyu Tourist Pass:The Hankyu tourist pass brings you the opportunity to enjoy unlimited and adventurous train travel in Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe through which you can stop off at popular tourist attractions and spots. You can also explore the potential restaurants and other sights that are located in these three cities. Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour with this pass of 1 day or 2 days and gather unlimited memories with your family and friends.Avail the opportunity of traveling with great comfortability convenience on all Hankyu lines with the help of these passes. You can also achieve super attractive discounts if you are a foreign traveler. Don't miss out on the chance of fetching your own pass today for locations in Kansai International Airport or JR Namba station.Redemption Locations:Osaka Kansai International Airport Terminal 1EASYGO (HIS) counter (1/F) next to the Northern Exit in the Arrival HallOpening hours: 8:30 am-10:00 pmEDION NAMBA Tourist Information CenterLocation: 1F Edion Namba-Bldg, 3-2-18 Namba Chou-Ku, Osaka 542-0076, JapanOpening hours: 10:00 am-9:00 pmNote:All participants irrespective of the age need to book the Hankyu tourist pass.
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Samurai & Ninja Museum Tickets, Kyoto


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Activity Location: Japan, 〒604-8043 Kyoto, Nakagyo Ward, Higashidaimonjicho, 292Utanokoji-bldgActivity Timings: 10:30 AM- 6:30 PM Activity Duration: 3- 4 Hours (approx.)About the Samurai & Ninja Museum tickets:Know about the three-hundred-year-old histories of Japan while you stroll through the exhibitions in Samurai & Ninja Museum. Get a memorable samurai & ninja experience as you indulge in various games & workshops. You can learn about the life of a samurai as you put on a costume with a sword. With an experienced guide, you will also get to know about the famous soldiers of Japan. Grab tickets for Samurai & Ninja Museum and see the extensive collection of weapons & armors.

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¥ 5,100

¥ 3,000 per Adult

People Also Ask About Kyoto Things To Do

  1. What are the best things to do in Kyoto?

    1. Kinkakuji Temple: One of the most quintessential things to do in Kyoto involves paying a visit to the magnificent Kinkakuji Temple. It is one of the most well-known and recognizable structures in the city, famous for its long history, its beautiful architecture and cultural and religious significance. It is especially recommended that you visit the temple during the month of autumn when the trees in the temple complex are filled with burnt orange leaves which makes the Buddhist temple appear even more magical.

    - Location:1 Kinkakujicho, Kita Ward, Kyoto, 603-8361, Japan
    - Entry fee:400 yen for adults, 300 yen for children

    2. Go for a Tea Ceremony: Tea-drinking is an integral part of Japanese culture and one of the most intriguing things to do in Kyoto includes participating in their famous tea ceremonies. The city is the cultural epicentre of this traditional practice, where you can have tea served to you with elaborate rituals by masters of the art. You can also participate in a tea ceremony conducted by a geisha in some of the centres. One of the best places where you can enjoy a tea ceremony is in Camellia, which is run by a bilingual expert who creates the perfect balance of formality and informality for her guests to enjoy the ceremony of drinking tea.

    - Location: Camellia, 349 Masuya-Cho, Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto City
    - Price:2000 yen for adults, 1000 for children

    3. Visit the Kiyomizu-dera Temple: The Kiyomizu-dera is an ancient Buddhist temple located on the eastern side of the city. Visiting the temple, which used to be known as Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera and is currently a UNESCO World Heritage Site is one of the most culturally invigorating things to do in Kyoto. It is also known as the “Temple of the Pure Water Spring.” One of the most attractive features of this temple is the view of the surrounding countryside you can get from its three-storey ramparts, as well as the supposed medicinal properties of the Otowa Spring that is located close to the temple.

    - Location:294 Kiyomizu, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0862, Japan
    - Entry fee:300 yen for adults, 200 yen for children

    4. Enjoy a panoramic view of the city from the Kyoto Tower: The tallest structure in Kyoto city is the famous Kyoto Tower, which is located on the top of a 9-storey building. If you are in the city, then one of the most fascinating things to do in Kyoto with kids includes catching a view of the city from the Observation Deck of the Kyoto Tower. The building is also home to luxury boutiques, a 5-star restaurant, a lounge bar, a spa and souvenir shops. There are also several telescopes installed in the glass enclosure, from where you can see the entire city as well as the surrounding landscape.

    - Location:721-1 Higashi Shiokoji Cho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
    - Price:770 yen

    5. Seek blessings at the Eikando Zenrinji Temple: Nestled amidst the wilderness of Kyoto is the picturesque Eikando Zenrinji Temple. It is one of the most beautiful temples in the city, which dates back to the 9th century AD. It is the head temple for the J?do-sh? Buddhists whose Seizan branch can be found in Japan. One of the most peaceful and memorable things to do in Kyoto includes walking around the serene temple complex and observing the autumnal leaves that decorate the many gardens that can be found on the complex.

    - Location:??, Eikandocho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 606-8445, Japan
    - Entry fee: 1000 yen for a day visit, 600 yen for a night visit

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    6. Explore the Philosopher’s Path: What is Japan without its magnificent cherry blossom trees? One of the best places where you can explore the breathtaking beauty of Japanese nature is in the Philosopher’s Path in Kyoto, which is a pedestrian walkway, lined with flowering cherry blossom trees lining a serene canal alongside the walkway. It is believed that the philosopher Nishida Kitaro used this pathway for meditation, which is why the path is called so. It is one of the most memorable things to do in Kyoto, due to the sheer natural beauty of the experience.

    - Location:Japan, 606-8406 Kyoto, Sakyo Ward, Jodoji Ishibashicho, ??
    - Price:500 yen

    7. Relax in the hot springs of Mt. Kurama: Kurama is a small town located in the northern mountains outside of Kyoto city. One of the best things to do in Kyoto is travelling to Kurama to visit the local temple there called Kurama-dera and soaking in the hot springs on the temple complex. You can also stay in the accommodations that are provided to guests there in which case your access to the relaxing hot springs is absolutely free. You can also explore the beautiful forests of this picturesque mountain town.

    - Location:1074, Kuramahonmachi, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 601-1111, Japan
    - Price:2500 yen for access to all the baths, 1000 yen for access to the rotenburo (outdoor bath)

    8. Kyoto International Manga Museum: One of the most recommended things to do in Kyoto with kids includes exploring the Kyoto International Manga Museum where you can discover over three floors of shelves filled with Japanese manga. Manga is an integral part of Japanese culture and going through some of the oldest and most famous Manga is an activity that is going to keep kids occupied for a long time.

    - Location:452 Kabukicho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-0846, Japan
    - Entry fee:900 yen

    9. Explore Maruyama Park: Located in the heart of the Gion District is the Maruyama Park which is one of the most beautiful places to watch the cherry blossom trees that this country is known for. If you are looking for entertaining and memorable things to do in Kyoto with kids, then a trip to Maruyama Park should definitely be a part of your agenda. Apart from admiring the cherry blossom trees, you can also enjoy picnics, relaxing walks and festivals that take place here during the New Year.

    - Location:Maruyamacho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto 605-0071, Japan

    10. Gion District: The famous Gion district is one of the most exciting neighbourhoods in Kyoto. It is the geisha district in the city, with several upscale restaurants in the area, along with temples, shrines, gardens and teahouses (ochaya). It is also one of the most interesting things to do in Kyoto for kids, who can watch performances of the traditional Kyomo dance, have picnics in the Zen garden, walk through the lantern-it courtyard in the Yasaka Shrine and much more.

    - Location:Shijo Avenue, between Yasaka Shrine and Kamo River, Kyoto, Japan.
    - Price:Free entry

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  2. How to reach Kyoto?

    - By Flight:The airport closest to Kyoto is the Osaka International Airport with flights going in and out of several important cities throughout the world. From there you can take a 50-min ride to the city-centre in Kyoto by bus or car.

    - By Train:Nozomi trains travel to Kyoto from Tokyo on a daily basis, which is the easiest way to access the city from the capital of Japan.

    - By Road: There is a highway bus that plies from Tokyo twice a day. It takes approximately 7-8 hours to reach Kyoto via the main Highway.

  3. What is the best time to visit Kyoto?

    Spring and autumn seasons are the best time of the year to visit the beautiful city of Kyoto. You can watch the famous cherry blossom trees bloom to their full potential between March to May, which is the spring season. During autumn which occurs between September to November, you can see the autumnal foliage in the gardens and temple complexes and the vibrant colours is a big attraction for tourists.

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  4. What is Kyoto popular for?

    Kyoto is the cultural epicentre of Japan, where people travel from far and wide to get a taste of the Japanese lifestyle and culture. You can indulge in several offbeat things to do in Kyoto such as engage in tea ceremonies, visit ancient Buddhist temples and shrines, enjoy traditional Japanese dances and sample some of the most authentic local food when you are here, essentially showing you Japan in a nutshell.

  5. How many days should I spend in Kyoto?

    Five days is the perfect amount of time you need to explore all the beautiful sights and attractions this city has to offer. You can visit the many temples and shrines. Take day trips to nearby places like Nara and Kurama and absorb the natural beauty of the city and its cherry blossom trees, without having to hurry through your itinerary.

  6. Is Osaka better than Kyoto?

    Both cities are unique in their own way and give you a unique insight into Japanese culture. While Kyoto is known as the cultural capital, Osaka is a more budget-friendly place for travellers who want to explore Japan. However, for an authentic, traditional and thorough Japanese experience, you should visit Kyoto.

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  7. Is Kyoto safe at night?

    Yes, Kyoto is the safest city in Japan, where many people venture out at night without worrying about crime or safety. In fact, you can explore many different cultural aspects from a unique perspective when you explore the city, with innumerable exciting things to do in Kyoto at night.

  8. Is Kyoto expensive to visit?

    No, compared to some of the other major cultural cities in the world, and in comparison with the capital city of Tokyo, Kyoto is comparatively cheaper to visit. However, due to the presence of ancient shrines and temples and other cultural aspects, it is more expensive than places like Osaka.

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  9. What are the best offbeat things to do in Kyoto?

    1. Visit the Sanjusangen-do: One of the most exciting offbeat things to do in Kyoto includes visiting the Sanjusangen-do which is a massive hall consisting of 1001 carved statues, each with a unique face, but all of them are representations of the Buddhist God of Mercy.

    2. Explore Sagano Bamboo Forest: The Sagano Forest is not only known for its incredible natural beauty, but also because of the magical sound that is created by the wind passing through the towering bamboo stalks.

    3. Visit the 700 year old Nishiki Market: If you are looking for offbeat things to do in Kyoto, visiting one of the oldest markets that have existed for over 700 years is a must. You can find some of the oldest, most traditional and delicious local delicacies in the city here.

  10. What are the best things to do in Kyoto with kids?

    1. Visiting the Monkey Park Iwatayama: This beautiful natural reserve is home to several monkeys that kids can see thriving in their natural habitat.

    2. Walking around the Gion District: The famous Gion District is a concentration of Japanese culture where there are constantly games, ceremonies, festivals and events taking place, making it the perfect place to travel with children.

    3. Visit Arashiyama: The magical bamboo forest, the many food shops and the flora of the place are ideal for children to absorb some of Kyoto’s natural beauty.

    4. Samurai and Ninja Museum: You can take kids to this museum where actual ninja and samurai uniforms are on display, along with present-day professionals who put up demonstrations and shows.

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  11. What are the best things to do in Kyoto at night?

    1. See the lights in the Toji Temple: Watching the 5-storey Toji Temple light up at night is one of the most fascinating things to do in Kyoto at night. It is a beautiful sight that can be enjoyed only at the end of March and the beginning of April.

    2. People-watching at the Kamogawa River: If you are in Kyoto in the summer, then at night you can simply walk to the main river in the city and sit on the banks to watch the people strolling by and the peaceful waters of the river going from the north to the south.

    3. Take a night food tour: Several excellent food shops such as sake bars, tempura eateries and izakayas are open at night for you to properly explore the food scene.

    4. Walk around the Gion District: The famous Gion District comes alive at night, with cultural shows, geishas who venture out and shops and shrines that are lit up with lanterns.

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