Tourist Information

Popular Sights & How to Get There

Arashiyama

(Bamboo grove, monkey park)

  • ADDRESS: nishigyo-ku
  • ACCESS:
    By City Bus #93 from Kawaramachi-marutamachi: 40min
    (*last bus return departs Arashiyama around 21:50)
    OR Tozai subway to Nijo (Track 1), JR line to Saga Arashiyama (Track 2) 20min 410yen
    (*last JR train with connection at Nijo departs around 23:10)
  • MAP: GOOGLE Map

Heian Shrine Garden

(08:30-17:00) 600 Yen

Nishiki Market

(09:00-17:00 / Covered market offering Kyoto delicacies and seafood

Kinkakuji

(08:00-17:00 / 400 Yen)

  • ADDRESS: 1 Kinkakuji-cho, Kita-ku
  • ACCESS:
    City bus #59, #204, #205 from Kawaramachi-marutamachi
    City bus #59,#205 from Shiyakusho-mae (30min)
  • MAP: GOOGLE Map

Nijo Castle

(08:45-17:00 / 600 Yen)

Fushimi Inari Shrine

(24 hour access)

  • ADDRESS:68 Fukakusayabunouchi-cho, Fushimi-ku
  • ACCESS:
    Take the JR Nara Line from Kyoto Station (2 stops)
    OR Keihan Line towards Yodoyabashi –Sanjo station 25min
  • HP: http://inari.jp/
  • MAP: GOOGLE Map

Ginkakuji

(09:00-16:30 / 500 Yen / Silver Pavillion)

  • ADDRESS:2 Ginkakuji-cho, Sakyo-ku
  • ACCESS:
    City bus #204 from Kawaramachi-marutamachi: 15 min
    City bus #17 Shiyakusho-mae (15-20min)
  • MAP: GOOGLE Map

Kiyomizudera

(06:00-18:30 / 300 Yen

Ryoanji

(08:00-17:00 / 500 Yen / Rock garden)

Kyoto Station

Shinkansen, JR Lines