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Kyoto Attractions

Over 230 Kyoto attractions including Kinkakuji (Golden Pavilion), Ryoanji Temple, Nijo Castle, Gion Geisha District, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine, Byodoin Temple, Gіnkаkuјі Теmрlе and Arashiyama. Our guide includes the best gardens, temples, shrines, observation decks, museums, art galleries, Imperial properties and districts. Our guide  includes the Top Ten Kyoto Attractions as voted by our readers.

We have organised our guide to Kyoto Tourist Attractions into categories to make it easy to find what you are looking for, plus there is a map of the attractions.

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    Nijo Castle

    Nijo Castle in the heart of Kyoto includes Ninomaru Palace and several beautiful Japanese gardens. Nijo Castle is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and forms part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities)” listing. In 1603 Tokugawa Ieyasu, the first Shogun, ordered the construction of the Read more [...]

  • The Museum of Kyoto

    The Museum of Kyoto, in Central Kyoto, is a general cultural facitility which has permanent exhibitions covering the extensive history and culture of Kyoto. The Museum of Kyoto also has an art gallery displaying works of both Japanese and Western artists and a hall showing films associated with Kyoto. The Read more [...]

  • Shinsen-en Garden

    Shinsen-en Garden was originally part of the Imperial Palace of Kyoto during the Heian Period and derives its name from the pure water which came from a natural spring. The current design of Shinsen-en Garden is from the Meiji Period. Shinsen-en Garden features a small island in the middle of Read more [...]

  • Kyoto International Manga Museum

    Kyoto International Manga Museum which holds a collection of 200,000 items including rare Meiji Period magazines and postwar Manga rental books. Kyoto International Manga Museum is in the former Tatsuike Elementary School building in the Nakagyo in central Kyoto.

  • Mibudera Temple

    Mibudera Temple is a Buddhist temple, that is the head temple for Risshu sect of Buddhism and is in Kyoto. Mibudera Temple which was established in 991AD is famous for several things; its 3Mibu kyogen3 performance in April, its statue of Kondo Isami and its connection to the 3shisen-gumi3 (the Read more [...]