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About Kyoto

Kyoto is one of Japan's major cities and is an essential destination for Japan because of its important temples, historic streets and gastronomy, evidence that Kyoto has historically been one of the most important pillars to form the Japanese culture that has come to our days.

Kyoto is known as the city of temples. Nothing strange if we consider the 17 temples acknowledged as a world heritage in the city.

Below we list some of the main tourist attractions of the city:

Yasaka Jinja

It is a Shinto shrine and is one of the attractions to visit in Kyoto. Best time to visit the shrine is especially at sunset. To see the offerings that are made there is well worth it.


One of the most important temples of the city that stands out for its construction in wood and the Zen gardens that surround the temple. A quiet and peaceful place with a special atmosphere.

Fushimi Inari

Possibly the most recognizable place of all is The Kyoto Hall of sacred doors, called Toriis, of the Fushimi Inari Shrine. A place of pilgrimage for many Japanese.


Gion is the oldest district of the city, with many areas dating back to the 16th century. It is also the district that for centuries where the Geishas pursue their activities, nothing related to prostitution against what many believe and which has lasted until this day. A place with many restaurants, teahouses and traditional shops.

Kyoto Tower

The Kyoto Tower is a place of reference in the city, thanks to its height of 131 meters it is visible from many parts of the city. The tower was built in 1964 and once was a symbol of modernity in the city


Pontocho is another area where it is more common to see Geishas. In addition the street offers a multitude of excellent quality restaurants and teahouses, although not all these locals have free access.


It is one of the most interesting temples in the city, built in the year 876, it has several typical Japanese rooms, with sliding doors in wood, tatami mats and screens, but the most characteristic of the temple is the collection of flowers that can be seen in spring.


The Golden Temple has fame in all Japan, being one of the most important Buddhist Temples in the country. Dating back to the 14th century and its impressive Golden facade seems to emerge from the waters of the Lake, creating a spectacular sight.

Nishiki Ichiba

As in many cities around the world, visiting its market is an excellent way of getting in to the rhythm of the city and to discover a multitude of places, products and typical dishes. A surprising place.

The cuisine

The cuisine of Japan is recognized around the world, much of it has its origins in the city of Kyoto. In this way in the city, you can find all kinds of traditional dishes of Japanese cuisine, called washoku. gastronomically speaking Kyoto is one of the best places today in Japan, it is for its traditional sweets. In addition the tea ceremony is also originally from Kyoto.

Kyoto is a destination that offers a complete approach to Japanese culture, traditions and gastronomy. A place where you can see the past and present of Japan.

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Featured Hotels in Kyoto

Hearton Hotel Kyoto


Oike-agaru, Higashinotoin St. Nakagyo, 604 0836 - Kyoto

Hearton Hotel Kyoto is an establishment that stands out due to its location, close to many places of interest in the city, and offers comfortable rooms with quality services.

The Westin Miyako Kyoto


1 Awataguchi Kachocho, Higashiyama, 605-0052 - Kyoto

The Westin Miyako Kyoto is a hotel that offers its guests quality services and facilities that are equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay. 499 rooms of the hotel offer a great comfort.

Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Sanjo


80 Mikura-cho, Nishiiru, Karasuma Sanjo-dori, Nakagyo-ku, 604-8166 - Kyoto

Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Sanjo has 169 rooms, notable for its location, wellness facilities and comfortable rooms.

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