Fushimi Inari Shrine

Fushimi Inari Shrine – A 1,300 years old shrine for the God of bountiful crops and prosperous business



Kiyomizu-dera – Kyoto’s most popular tourist attraction


A museum of Buddhist statues – 1001 life-size statues of Senju Kannon


Eikan-do, where you can refresh your soul from the beautiful autumn leaves and the Mikaeri Amida



Enjoy Kyoto at its Most “Kyoto-esque”: Gion


Shoren-in, associated with the Emperor. Its pond garden and fusuma (sliding doors) paintings are exquisite


Tenryu-ji Temple

Tenryu-ji Temple, a World Heritage site with the spectacular Unryu-zu (image of the cloud dragon) and a garden from 700 years ago



Arashiyama, a prominent tourist spot in Kyoto where you can enjoy the great outdoors


Katsura Imperial Villa, a Japanese garden at its peak beauty, in harmony with nature throughout the four seasons


Covered in 120 kinds of moss, it’s a splendid garden which spreads out like a green carpet.


Enjoy exploring temples and typical Kyoto-style cobblestone streets


Yasaka Shrine

The guardian deity of the Hanamachi (geisha quarter) providing hope through protection against evil, the warding off of disease, and prosperity of business


A tranquil area surrounded by mountain greenery with temples scattered throughout


Time passes slowly in the temple grounds surrounded by flora such as moss and cedars.


Visit Kurama, a mysterious area where it’s said that a tengu (long-nosed goblin) lives


Heaven on earth – A World Heritage site, Byodoin Temple


The charm of cruising down the Hozu River by boatmen carrying on a 400-year tradition


Mt. Takao, a famous place for the fall colors that change the earliest in Kyoto…there is a walking course to enjoy the autumn foliage


A famous place for the autumn colors with a beautiful contrast between the 200 colorful trees and the moss


Gion Festival

The 1100-year-old Gion Festival, an Intangible Cultural Property, that brings the charm of the Yamaboko Junko parade


The entire 500-strong Heian nobility creates a gorgeous and elegant parade that resembles a Heian picture scroll


The final dream of Hideyoshi, viewings of cherry blossoms and fall foliage at Daigo-ji


A monzeki temple, associated with the Imperial family, whose dry landscape garden in harmony with the four seasons is splendid


A collaboration of 2500 lanterns and ikebana coloring the night of ancient Kyoto


Kodai-ji with a beautiful garden interweaving with the natural scenery during the four seasons of Higashiyama


A shrine dedicated to the Patron of Learning where students preparing for exams come from all over the country to pray here.


A mountain temple that boasts the prominent beautiful scenery of Kyoto in harmony with the pagodas and beauty of nature throughout the year


An absolutely resplendent procession faithfully re-creating various eras, moving like a picture scroll of the ages


A museum where you can freely read more than 50,000 manga


Non-verbal performance that is the talk of the town which can only be viewed in Kyoto


Learn performing through the use of the katana on which the once-mighty samurai concentrated their mind upon