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Running Course around Kyoto Station

Leave Kyoto Station and head west. When you are in the area of Umekoji Park, return east along Shichijo-dori Street. Run along the perimeter of Nishi Hongwan-ji Temple. Pass Karasuma-dori Street as you run along Gojo-dori Street all the way to the river, and then follow the Kamogawa River down south back to where you started.

Kyoto Station -> Umekoji Park -> Hongwan-ji Temple Ginkgo Trees -> Gojo Ohashi Bridge -> Shichijo Ohashi Bridge -> Kyoto Tower

Running Course around Kyoto Station

Leave Kyoto Station and head west. When you are in the area of Umekoji Park, return east along Shichijo-dori Street. Run along the perimeter of Nishi Hongwan-ji Temple. Pass Karasuma-dori Street as you run along Gojo-dori Street all the way to the river, and then follow the Kamogawa River down south back to where you started.

Kyoto Station -> Umekoji Park -> Hongwan-ji Temple Ginkgo Trees -> Gojo Ohashi Bridge -> Shichijo Ohashi Bridge -> Kyoto Tower



Number of Streetlamps Many (excludes area along the Kamogawa River)
Recommended Time of Day Any time of day
Road Surface Paved Road (Kamogawa riverbank is unpaved)
Hills Few
Traffic Lights Rather many
Route Type Loop

Course Designer: Katsumi Kimura
This information is up to date as of March 1st, 2020.