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Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan. It is very popular among foreigners and is said to be a place you will want to visit at least once in your trips to Japan. The old townscape is precious and you can enjoy the unique Japanese atmosphere here.

Climate (temperature / precipitation)



Source:Japan Metrogical Agency

The average annual temperature is about 15.6 ℃. Due to the basin terrain, it is hot and humid in summer, cold in winter. The temperature difference is large.

Cost of living


Foods recommended by locals


pic_dummy.pngYatsuhashi, a famous confectionery in Kyoto. There are various flavors such as Nikki (cinnamon), matcha, and seasonal flavors. Find your favorite flavor and enjoy.


pic_dummy.png"Wa-shoku" -Japanese food- registered as a World Intangible Cultural Heritage. Kyo Kaiseki which you can fully enjoy its fascination. Please enjoy the dishes that make the most of the delicacy unique to Japanese people with all five senses.

Famous places / spots recommended by locals

Kinkaku (Rokuonji-Temple)

pic_dummy.pngKinkaku, a tourist attraction in Kyoto. It is covered with gorgeous gold and it fascinates the hearts of the viewer.
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pic_dummy.pngOne of the three most scenic spots in Japan. The view from the observatory is like a bridge connecting the ground to heavens. You can also go across on foot or by bicycle.
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