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As soon as it was founded in the 8C, Kyoto – now a UNESCO World Heritage Site – was one of the largest capitals in the world and renowned for its magnificence and its spirit. It was here that the uniqueness of Japanese culture emerged. The 16C brought fresh impetus to the city's spiritual and cultural life. Spared from earthquakes and the onslaught of the Second World War, and having opted for clean industry, Kyoto has retained its architectural integrity. Its 3 000 temples and shrines and 200 gardens are the cornerstones for an escapade among the treasures of the past. Rediscover the art of taking your time.

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Tourist attractions Kyoto : Things to see and do

  • Sanjusangen-do Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    JPN - Kyoto 604 8571

    The 13C Sanjusangen-do Temple is an unadorned wooden structure that stretches out over 120m. In contrast to this austere external appearance is the incredible extravaganza inside. In the dim lighting you can make out 1 001 statues of the Goddess of M..

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  • Kyoto National Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    JPN - Kyoto 604 8571

    Inaugurated in 1897, the Imperial Museum was created to preserve Kyoto's cultural treasures, which were under threat from the Emperor's own modernisation plans for the city. Now the National Museum, the old Baroque-style building is given over to exc..

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  • Kiyomizu-dera Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    JPN - Kyoto 604 8571

    Dedicated to merciful Kannon, Kiyomizu-dera dates back to the 8C, although the current buildings date from the 17C. The main building has a vertiginously high terrace with panoramic views. In the olden days believers would throw themselves off it ont..

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  • Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shinmachi Bettei Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Nakagyo-ku Shinmachi dori, Rokkaku-cho 361 JPN - Kyoto

    Prix Prices from : 11600 JPY

    Opening in March 2014, Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shinmachi Bettei offers accommodations with a modern yet traditional décor. Free Wi-Fi is available at the entire property and guests can refresh in the public bath. Shijo and Karasuma Station are both..

  • Hotel Monterey Kyoto

    Nakagyo-ku Karasuma-dori Sanjo-sagaru Manjuya-cho 604 JPN - Kyoto

    Hotel Monterey Kyoto is 150 metres from Karasumaoike Subway Station and a 15-minute walk from the Imperial Palace. It offers European-style accommodation with a spa and sauna facilities. Decorated in calm colours with sophisticated decor, guestrooms..

  • Kyoto Horikawa Inn

    Nakagyo-ku Horikawa-dori Sanjo-agaru Higashigawa JPN - Kyoto

    Kyoto Horikawa Inn is a 10-minute drive from JR Kyoto Station and a 5-minute walk from Nijyo-Jyo-Mae Subway Station. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free internet access and a private bathroom. Horikawa Inn's rooms are also fitted with a TV wit..

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