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.
Kyoto Travel Essentials
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Top discounts booked by other travelers
JR Pass for Whole Japan
Bus Transfers between Osaka or Kyoto and Kansai International Airport (KIX)
Kimono Rental in Kyoto with Optional Photoshoot
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Top Tours & Attractions Booked by Other Travelers
Kyoto SKYBUS Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Pass (Open-Top)
One Day Kimono Rental
JR Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass (5 Days)
Kyoto Sagano Sightseeing Carriage Tour
Arashiyama Rickshaw Tour
Nijo Castle and Ninomaru Palace Admission Ticket
Kyoto Day Tour from Osaka – Sagano Romantic Train, Arashiyama, Kiyomizudera & Fushimi Shrine
Hankyu Tourist Pass (1 Day or 2 Day)
Kyoto and Nara Day Tour from Osaka/Kyoto
Car Charter, Hotel/City P2P Transfers, Public Transport
ICOCA IC Card
JR Kansai WIDE Area Pass (5 Days)
5 Day JR Osaka-Nagoya “Ise-Kumano-Wakayama Area” Pass
Randen + Subway 1 Day Pass
JR Kansai-Hiroshima Area Pass (5 Days)
Sagano Romantic Train Ticket (Kyoto Station Pick Up)
JR West Kansai Pass (1, 2, 3 or 4 Days)
Kyoto JR Car Rental (1, 2, 3, or 4 Days)
Kintetsu Rail Pass (1 Day/2 Days/5 Days/Plus)
Shinkansen Bullet Train Ticket from Kyoto to Tokyo/Nagoya
7 Day JR Kansai Hokuriku Area Pass
JR Osaka-Tokyo Hokuriku Arch Pass (7 Days)
7 Day JR Sanyo-San’in-Northern Kyushu Area Pass
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