Transportation and Tourist Information after Typhoon Jebi (Typhoon No. 21)
A typhoon is approaching Kyoto
The booking website for 2018 Jidai Matsuri Festival is open!
“Bowser Koopa is the Hero!?”
The First Full Orchestra Concert of Super Mario Series in Japan
Kyo-no-Tanabta 2018（Kyoto Tanabata Star Festival）
Guidelines for visit to Katsura Imperial Villa
- If you wish to visit the Villa from November 1, 2018
please read this guidelines -
KYOTO INTERNATIONAL MANGA ANIME FAIR 2018
The Kyoto Marathon 2019 is open for entry!
American travel magazine, Travel + Leisure has chosen Kyoto as the world’s no.5 city in their yearly world’s best cities ranking 2018!
Regarding the Impact of Heavy Rainfall
Regarding the Effects of Heavy Rainfall, as of Friday, July 6th, 11:30 a.m.
Introducing a multi-language reservation and prepayment service for Kyoto City restaurants.
【About the effects of the North Osaka earthquake that occurred on June 18】
【Forecast of Harsh Rain in Western Japan (Kansai region), Take Strong Caution of Landslides in Earthquake-Affected Regions】
News on the Recent Earthquake in the Kansai Region
*** A Message from the City of Kyoto : A new law regarding Minpaku (private lodgings) has been enacted. ***
The booking website for Kyoto Gion Matsuri is open!
To All Guests Staying in Accommodations in Kyoto City
The Aoi Matsuri Festival will be carried out as planned today.
The booking website for Kyoto Takigi-Noh is open!
We are accepting applications for Traditional Theater Training 2018!!
*** Application Period & Deadline April 30th ***
The booking website for Kyoto Aoi Matsuri is open!
Kyoto Imperial Palace 2018 Spring Special Exhibitions and Performances
Special Night Visit in spring at Byodoin Temple
The Eizan Railway’s New Tourist Train, “HIEI,” Started Running on March 21st.
Geihinkan: The Kyoto State Guest House
Cinema Kabuki “Renjishi” with English subtitles
The price of the “Kyoto Sightseeing One-day Pass” will go down to ￥900 (down from ￥1,200) starting March 17, 2018.
New Kyoto City Bus & Subway One-Day and Two-Day Passes will be on sale starting March 17, 2018
Kyoto Wins Top City at Wanderlust Travel Awards 2018
Arashiyama Spring Festival
KYOTO MARATHON 2018
Kyoto Restaurant Winter Special 2018
Japan Luxury Travel Alliance
Kyoto Arashiyama Hanatouro-2017
The festive KAOMISE production GRAND KABUKI
Kyoto National Museum 120th Anniversary Commemorative Special Exhibition －National Treasures: Masterpieces of Japan
Murin-an Garden「Lantern night」－Meet the gardener and enjoy the autumn leaves.
ENGLISH GUIDED TOUR at NIJO-JO CASTLE
Kyoto Imperial Palace 2017 Autumn Special Exhibitions and Performances
Special Night Visit illuminated Phoenix Hall with autumn leaves is held in Byodoin Temple.
Jidai Matsuri Festival(Sunday, Oct. 22nd.) has been cancelled.
An important message for people visiting Kyoto and surrounding areas this weekend.
New PR movie by Kyoto City "HEISEI KIZOKUⅡ" has released!!
Kyoto opens a new online system to help foreign tourists purchase tickets!
2017 Ikenobo Autumn “Tanabata” Exhibition
20th Anniversary of the Serialization of ONE PIECE special event!
Usain Bolt poses with Maiko at the opening of HUBLOT boutique Kyoto
An important message for people visiting Kyoto and surrounding areas today.
Inheriting Japan Art Gallery (Rimpa School, Jakuchu, and Anime)
Bonsai Exhibition in Nijo-jo Castle “KYOSAI”
Cinema KABUKI “RENJISHI” (with English subtitles)
KYOMAF=KYOTO INTERNATIONAL MANGA ANIME FAIR 2017
Hublot Boutique opened in Kyoto’s Gion district
The booking website for 2017 Jidai Matsuri Festival is open!
Asia Corridor Contemporary Art Exhibition at Nijo Castle (UNESCO World Heritage
Site) as Part of Culture City of East Asia 2017 Kyoto
Renovation project: Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Kyoto Marathon 2018 are open for entries!
Special Exhibition in Summer at Kyoto State Guest House ~ Coolness with bamboo works ~
American travel magazine, Travel + Leisure has chosen Kyoto as the world’s #4 city in their yearly world’s best cities ranking!
Japanese Restaurant Reservation Service in Kyoto
English Guided Tours at the Kyoto State Guest House
OMIYAGE (gifts / souvenirs) recommended by LOCAL KYOTO RESIDENTS
The booking website for Kyoto Aoi Matsuri (Hollyhock Festival) is open!
Convenient Luggage Service between Kansai Airport Station and Kyoto City making sightseeing without the worry of luggage possible!
Special Nighttime Illumination at Kyoto State Guest House
Purchase original Kyoto traditional craft goods on eBay!
The new digital version of the “KYOTO MAP (for Tourist)” will make sightseeing in Kyoto even more fun!
Kyoto City Bus & Subway launch the new webpage for smartphone users!!
English Guided Tours at the Kyoto State Guest House and Nijo-jo Castle
KYOTO MARATHON 2017
HANDS-FREE TRAVEL GUIDE
KYOCERA Headquarters Illumination
Hermès Boutique to open in Kyoto’s Gion district for a limited period
Kyoto’s Onsen Hot Springs are not to be missed!
The Kyocera Museum of Art to Feature Special Exhibition “Court Culture in Early-Modern Kyoto: Scenes of Court Enthronement Culture”
The official booking website for the Jidai Matsuri Festival is opened!
The search site for Kyoto City Authorized Tour Guide is now open!
Shimogyo Ward & Kyoto Station’s Summer Fest 2016
The Kyoto State Guest House is now open to the public.
Mr. Jeff Berglund, a Visit Kyoto Ambassador, introduces the Manners in Kyoto
KYOTO WINTER TOUR 2016
Kyoto Restaurant Winter Special 2016
“Walking makes Kyoto more attractive” Sightseeing without luggage campaign
Sento Café: Sarasa Nishijin
Imamiya Shrine and Aburimochi
Jidai Matsuri Festival Report!
“Soutatsu” Dashi Atelier
Crème de la crème’s Kyoto Vegetable Cream Puff
World Heritage Toji Temple
“Menbaka Ichidai” Ramen restaurant
THE JIDAI MATSURI FESTIVAL IS HELD TODAY AS SCHEDULED!
Kyoto Century Hotel Room Remodeling
Fureaikan: Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts
Japanese Ryokan: Momijiya
Hyakumanben-san’s monthly flea market for handmade goods
Kyoto Sky Bus tours starting in October
Buddhist Sutra Transcription Experience
Shunkoin's meditation classes available again after summer break
Share your story with Kyoto’s residents at a Genius Table event
The official booking website for the Jidai Matsuri Festival is opened today!
The Gion Matsuri Festival “Yama Hoko Float Procession”, will be held as scheduled.
Kyoto is the Travel + Leisure World's Best City Overall 2015
Kyoto is named the World's Best City in the Travel + Leisure