Kyoto Day Trips

Golden Pavilion (Kinkakuji)

One of Kyoto's most popular attractions is to the north of the city. The Golden Pavilion (Kinkakuji) is a three-storey…

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Katsura Imperial Villa

Considered to be the finest example of pure Japanese architecture and garden design, Katsura Rikyu, built in 1645 by…

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The city of Nara, 26 miles (42km) south of Kyoto, could be regarded as the place where Japan's culture was formalised.…

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