There's more to Kyoto than you imagined
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Discover Another Kyoto
Experience tradition and
culture amongst magnificent nature
The streets of Kyoto, which are deeply influenced by traditional Japanese culture. The seas, in which Japan's oldest legends are still alive, and the mountains that are the origins of the Japanese people. Beyond the city, Kyoto Prefecture stretches north through the forest to the sea. Come experience all the charms that Kyoto has to offer for yourself, and discover a Kyoto you never knew.
Explore Kyoto, from the tea fields to the seaside
We've divided the subtle charms of Kyoto Prefecture into four areas. From Kyoto by the Sea in the north to Kyoto Tea Country in the south, each area is unique and filled with different sights.
Things to do
Touch on authentic traditions and find your own adventure
Discover all the amazing things to do across the diverse landscapes of Kyoto Prefecture! See what's happening during the time of your visit by searching for festivals and local events, or get some inspiration on where to go with our Trip Ideas. Get deep into Kyoto by reserving something a little more hands-on, with wonderful experiences including everything from water and snow sports, to meditation in the forest, to working with local craftsmen to create your own little piece of tradition.
Discover Kyoto With Us
Experience the World of Tea with All Five Senses in Kyoto
Beautiful blossoms: Kyoto’s most stunning seasonal flowers and where to admire them
Guide to Taking a Day Trip to “Shuon-an Ikkyu-ji Temple ,” of the Classic Anime Series “Ikkyu-san” and Nearby Scenic Spots!
Hiking to Paradise on the Southern Edge of Kyoto: A Trip Along the Kyoto-Nara Line
Discovering the History and Tea of Uji in Half a Day : A Trip Along the Kyoto-Nara Line
The Basics of Uji Tea: Discover 800 years of history and culture
Dragons, Demons and Deities: Folklore of the Kyoto by the Sea Area
Five Great Spots in Kyoto Prefecture to Enjoy the “Sea of Clouds”
Discovering the Secrets to Long Life in Kyotango
Top 10 Tourist Attractions to Check-In to Over the Four Seasons in the Capital of Tea! Let’s Take a Tour Around the Southern Part of Kyoto Prefecture!
Plan Your Trip
All the tools to put your adventure together
We've put together a handy guide with all you need to find the perfect place to stay across Kyoto, be it modern or traditional, as well as restaurants to suit every palate, and a guide to local goods and souvenirs.
Find your way from major cities to the depths of Kyoto.