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Tourist Information Center

Tourist Information Center

    At the tourist information centers in Kyoto, you can get pamphlets with maps and event information, as well as transit information. The staff on hand speak English, and many other languages, so you can ask questions in your native language. Look for a nearby information center during your travels in Kyoto.

    > To download maps from the internet, click here.

    Kyoto Tourist Information Center “Kyo Navi”

    Address: JR Kyoto Station Building 2nd Floor Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
    Tel.: +81-75-343-0548
    Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Closed: Open year round
    Languages: English, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Korean
    *Kyoto Tourist Information Center “Kyo Navi” will be operating on shorter hours, closing at 5 pm for the time being.

    Other Kyoto Tourist Information Desks

    Kyoto Handicraft Center Tourist Information Counter


    Kyoto Tourist Information Center


    Kyoto Station Building Information


    Kokoka Kyoto International Community House 


    Keihan Tourist Information Center GION-SHIJO


    Randen Arashiyama Station Information


    Kansai Tourist Information Center Kyoto


    Hankyu Tourist Information Center, Kyoto


    Kuroneko Yamato Randen Arashiyama Eki Information Center

    Kyoto City Bus and Subway Information Center

    • Transportation Bureau
    • Kyoto Station
    • Kotochika Kyoto
    • Kitaoji
    • Karasuma Oike
    > See more details about locations of Kyoto City Bus & Subway Information Center at the following link:
    > Search using the Map (includes all city bus stops and subway stations):

    Reserving a Private Tour Guide

    On the following website, you can reserve a private interpreter-guide certified by the City of Kyoto. There are also scheduled tours around the city guided by the Kyoto City-certified guides, so please feel free to participate.

    Kyoto Visitor's Guide Website: (Language: English, Chinese, French, Spanish、Japanese)

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