Kyoto by the Sea

Ayabe Gunze Square

Ayabe Gunze Square consists of three facilities, Ayabe Specialty Store, Gunze Museums, and Ayabe Rose Garden. People who visit Ayabe's Gunze Square will have plenty to do, from touring the flower garden, to visiting the museums dedicated to Ayabe's role in Japanese history. There is also a specialty goods shop selling Ayabe products, as well as an area to get tourist information and a café. The square is expansive and a great place to relax. It is also within walking distance to a lot of Ayabe's downtown sites, including the train station.

1-2 Kamameshi, Aonomachi, Ayabe, Kyoto Prefecture
Train: Take the JR Sanin Main Line / Maizuru Line to Ayabe Station, and walk about 10 minutes from the north exit.