Information on shrines, temples and museums including exhibition details and access.
Buddhist temple guide in northern and southern Kyoto
In northern and southern Kyoto, ther...
Kyoto’s favored shrines to visit on a New Year’s Day
We collected 10 best shrines in Kyot...
Buddhist temples in central Kyoto
In Kyoto, many temples are seen in t...
Visit Kyoto’s renowned gardens
Kyoto is full of magnificent gardens...
Kyoto's must-visit Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples
Many tourists visiting Kyoto enjoy v...
Japanese café and tearooms close to temples
Without question, there are always g...
Buddhist temples in western Kyoto
Both the Arashiyama and Sagano areas...
Buddhist temples in eastern Kyoto
The Rakuto eastern Kyoto area is ful...
Spiritual sites for women’s happiness
There are many temples and shrines i...
Autumn leaf guide by Kyoto specialists
Here is the list of how to enjoy aut...
Autumn leaves location recommended by Kyoto's best photographer
Mizuno is highly regarded as the mos...
Autumn leaves location recommended by a professor of Kyoto Notre Dame University
Yukiyo Toriimoto is a professor of t...
Five Kyoto specialists’ secret recommended locations for autumn colored leaves
Five Kyoto specialists who have long...
Autumn leaves location recommended by the teacher of the Kyoto Seiyu-no-kai Poetry Club
Yuji Tsusumi teaches Japanese poetry...
Autumn leaves location recommended by the Honorary curator of the Kyoto Prefectural Botanical Garden
The Honorary Curator of the Kyoto Pr...
Hyatt Regency Kyoto “RIRAKU Spa and Fitness”
Heal your heart and body in a luxury private room
Spectacular view of the Higashiyama range, the sea of clouds, and capital lit up by the rising sun
Luxury Salon and Spa Villa Valoris
Luxury Salon and Spa Villa Valoris French-made products used for powerful treatments for all skin types
Awata Jinja Shrine
Pray for safe travel from western Japan along the ancient Tokai-do Road
Famous temple known for Shinsengumi keeps the guardian deity for children
Saruuya Café & Bar
Healthy and large hamburger on a tasty bun
Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto
Prestigious hotel standing by the entrance of the old capital
Tabata Senshoku Bijutsu Kenkyusho
Yuzen artist creating modern Yuzen textiles with a combination of tradition and their own creativity
Shrines & Temples
Ujigami Jinja Shrine
Oldest existing shrine in Japan with natural spring