Traveler Kit

Tax-free Info

Access Info

There are many overseas flights for visiting Kyoto. Access from the Tokyo Metropolitan area and airports in Kyushu is also convenient. Please enjoy riding the trains and buses as a part of your trip also in addition to your flight.

Muslim Friendly Kyoto

The following is information geared toward Kyoto’s Muslims.

Travel assistance tools

This section introduces information on tourist information centers, tourist maps, and tour guides for your trip to Kyoto. In addition, other useful information for general trips is also available below. Please feel free to use the information.

Kyoto City Travel

Kyoto is conveniently accessible from both Tokyo and Osaka by air, bus, and rail.Once in Kyoto, getting around should be no problem. There is an extensive network of buses, subways, and private railways in addition to tour buses and taxis linking almost all the major sightseeing spots. Kyoto also has a compact and flat cityscape and many attractive sightseeing spots are positioned close together. Therefore, Kyoto is well-suited for sightseeing on foot or by bicycle. For those who like to stroll or bicycle while sightseeing, we recommend Course One and Course Two on this site.

Surrounding areas

This section introduces neighboring areas of Kyoto Prefecture in order to get the most out of your trip to Kyoto and contains information on Osaka, Nara, and Hiroshima which are popular among foreign tourists.

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