Travel Guide

Look for special Kyoto souvenirs in ‘Kyoto’s Kitchen’

Shopping in the Nishiki Market

The Nishiki Market, often known by its more familiar name ‘Kyoto’s Kitchen’ by locals, is where you can discover all kinds of food and special Kyoto items, from fresh vegetables to pickles, soy products like tofu and yuba to miso (salty soy bean paste).  From west to east, starting from Teramachi Street, must-visit places in particular are introduced here.  Enjoy your exploration of Kyoto’s Kitchen and discover both classical and new souvenirs from Kyoto.