Kyoto Travel Tips

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Kyoto is a must-see destination for travelers hoping to get a glimpse of the traditional side of Japan. This city once served as the country's capital for over 1,000 years. Today, it is famed for its scenic temples, shrines, gardens, and historic structures including 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

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Don't miss these beautiful spots in Kyoto. Visit scenic temples, shrines, gardens, and historic structures perfect for travelers hoping to get a glimpse of Old Japan.
Here’s a starter Kyoto travel guide with sample itinerary, budget, places to visit & more.

Kyoto Travel Essentials

How much does it cost to visit Kyoto? Click below to see rates and discounts online:

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JR Pass for Whole Japan

Kyoto SKYBUS Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Pass (Open-Top)

Bus Transfers between Osaka or Kyoto and Kansai International Airport (KIX)

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Where to stay in Kyoto

Click below to search recommended Kyoto hotels/hostels/home rentals within your budget. Book online with these trusted booking sites for rock-bottom prices & convenient bookings.

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Pro tip: Remember to set your minimum/maximum price, travel dates, and sort by review ratings. Book sooner rather than later if you already have your dates set. Cheaper-priced rooms and hotels with high reviews tend to get fully booked faster, especially during busy days like weekends, holidays & peak tourist seasons.

Kyoto Flights

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Bus Transfers between Osaka or Kyoto and Kansai International Airport (KIX)

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