Kyoto is a town where you can enjoy sightseeing, gourmet food, and shopping. Kyoto Station, the gateway to Kyoto, is conveniently located not only for touring Kyoto, but also for visiting Osaka and Nara. Information about Kyoto Station and the surrounding area is collected here. There are also model itineraries suggested by WOW! JAPAN, so please feel free to make use of them!

Sightseeing areas around Kyoto Station

From Fushimi Inari-taishi to Kinkaku-ji, Arashiyama and Kiyomizudera, there are lots of highlights.

Useful tips to know for the area around Kyoto Station

From coin lockers to currency exchange counters etc, there is a wealth of useful information and services for tourists.

Places to shop around Kyoto Station

Here are some traditional crafts and accessories with a strong sense of Japanese aesthetic, that would make a superb souvenir.

Recommended hotels around Kyoto Station

It's not just good for Kyoto station. We also recommend it for easy access to Nara and Osaka.

Recommended restaurants around Kyoto Station

While it's a traditional city, owing to the many students there are many cheap and delicious restaurants serving ramen and other dishes.