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Food Lover's Guide to Kyoto

By Viator, February 2018

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 142 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The capital of traditional Japanese dining, Kyoto has a food scene as rich as its history. The local cuisine, known as Kyo-ryori , is defined by delicate flavors and many vegetarian meals. To ...  Read more

Top Foods to Try in Kyoto

By Viator, January 2018

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 244 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Traditional Kyoto dining relies on vegetables, tofu, and rice—a simple but elegant diet of delicacies that for centuries have catered to monks and vegetarians. To try Kyoto cuisine, or Kyo-ryori , ...  Read more

Nara Tours from Kyoto

By Viator, December 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 163 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The ancient Japanese capital of Nara has lots to offer visitors, including a range of UNESCO-listed sites like Todaiji Temple and a collection of gardens and parks. Here are some options to visit ...  Read more

Sake Tasting in Kyoto

By Viator, December 2017

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 57 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

A spirit made with fermented rice, sake is Japan’s most iconic drink. And the heart of the country’s sake industry lies in Fushimi, a city known for its ultra-pure spring water and long history of ...  Read more

How to Experience Cherry Blossom Season in Kyoto

By Viator, December 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 428 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Cherry blossom season is an annual event in Japan, a time when photographers and sightseers flock to Kyoto to marvel at city’s historic temples surrounded by pink flowers. Here are some ways to ...  Read more

Things to Do With Kids in Kyoto

By Viator, December 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 890 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Travelers flock to Kyoto for its historic temples and cherry blossoms. But it also offers plenty of options for little ones. Here are some kid-friendly attractions and walking tours you won’t want ...  Read more

Where to See Autumn Leaves in Japan

By Viator, October 2017

4 star rating: Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Colorful autumn foliage, known as koyo or momiji in Japanese, makes autumn a popular time for visitors to Japan—nearly as popular as the spring cherry blossom season. Here's what you need to ...  Read more

Finding Zen: Kyoto's Best Gardens

By Viator, August 2017

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 9 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Kyoto's history as the former capital of Japan and a leader in architecture and design makes it one of the best cities to see traditional Japanese gardens. From temple zen gardens to lush green ...  Read more

Kyoto Temple Guide

By Viator, August 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 167 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Kyoto is home to over 1,600 temples, making it a top destination for architecture lovers. With many dating back to the 11th century and hundreds built since then, it can be hard to decide which to ...  Read more

3 Days in Kyoto: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2015

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1925 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Known as the cradle of Japan's cultural heritage, Kyoto was Japan's capital. Today it's the country's seventh largest city, thoroughly modern while remaining Japan's most traditional city. Get to ...  Read more

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