Intrattenimento & turistici

This section introduces traditional theater such as performances of Maiko and Noh dramas which originated in Kyoto. You can also learn about Kabuki, a traditional Japanese stage drama, and Nihon Buyo, a traditional form of Japanese dance. Please enjoy the beauty of Japanese theater in elegant indoor facilities.



Geisha and Strolling Around Kagai

Geiko and Maiko, or apprentice Geisha, are female entertainers...


Noh Theater and Takigi-noh

Noh Theater Noh is a major form of classical Japanese musical ...


Japanese Court Music

Gagaku Gagaku is a classical music and dance performance for t...


Nihon Buyo, Japanese Dance

Nihon buyo is a generic term for Japanese dance. It first orig...


Kabuki Theater and Kaomise

Kabuki is a popular traditional stage drama in Japan performed...

Tourist Attractions


Dry Landscape Gardening

A karesansui or a dry landscape garden is composed of sand, gr...


Tetsugaku-no-michi Street

The Philosopher's Walk is a pleasant stroll path that runs alo...


Togetsu-kyo Bridge

The Togetsu-kyo Bridge has been a landmark in Western Kyoto's ...


Shosei-en Garden

This garden was designed at the request of Sen-nyo, a priest o...

Entertainment16 2

Uzumasa eigamura (Toei Kyoto Studio Park)

Dress up as a Geisha or Samurai!! This movie theme park feat...


Kyoto Nishiki Food Market

Shopkeepers at the Nishiki Food Market rise early to sell fish...