This Zen Buddhist temple is one of the most visited sights in Kyoto. It is
often crowded, therefore the best time for visit is the early morning.
If you would like to explore more of Japan plants and flowers you should
visit this botanical garden and conservatory. There are beautiful flowerbeds and
bamboo and bonsai gardens.
Former estate of Japanese emperor with beautiful gardens, one of the most
valuable Japanese cultural treasures. One of the must-see places in Kyoto.
This huge shopping center offers almost everything you could imagine. There
are lots of various stores, boutiques, restaurants and fastfoods.
The official residence of Japan royal family, although they do not live here.
It is a magnificent complex of buildings and gardens worth of admiring.
An impressive must-see castle with two concentric rings of fortification and
moats. The castle contains two beautiful palaces and shows dignity of Japanese
nobility in the past.
An amazing museum focused on the history of Kyoto. If you want to see a model
of ancient Kyoto or artifacts connected with its history, you should
This market is the right place, if you want to explore Japanese cuisine and
its ingredients. The atmosphere here is wonderful.
A temple listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is great to enjoy its
quiet and peaceful atmosphere while admiring its unique architecture.