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Money Exchange/Tax Regulations

Money Exchange/Tax Regulations

This page provides information on money exchange services in Kyoto and explains Japan's tax rules and regulations.
Kyoto is home to many original souvenirs, not found anywhere else in Japan, including traditional crafts and products. Shopping is without a doubt an activity that can be enjoyed in Kyoto. By knowing about tax-free services in Japan, you can shop more easily.
It is also helpful to know about city ordinances that tourists are subject to.

Money Exchanges

We recommend exchanging currency in advance as many temples' admission fees and small shops often accept cash only.
The following URL is information about money exchange services at Kyoto Station.

Tax Rules and Regulations