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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Place of Worship
“The Byōdō-in Temple, established in AD 988, boasts many unique buildings, shrines, and artworks worthy of a visit.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“Ujigami-jinja Shrine is a remnant of the distant past, the oldest extant shrine architecture in Japan. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“Manpuku-ji Temple was built in 1654 by a Chinese monk revered by the shogun and head priests of the time.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Buddhist Temple
“1052年、藤原道長の別荘を子の頼通が寺院に改め平等院と呼ばれるようになり、現在は世界遺産に登録されています。 10円硬貨のデザインで知られている鳳凰堂は、藤原摂関時代の象徴として今も遺されています。平等院ミュージアム鳳翔館では、CGによる鮮やかな復元映像展示や仏像を見ることができます。”
  • 2 locals recommend
History Museum
“OPEN:9:30~16:30 This is very famous sake brewery that was built in 1637. You can take a tour of Gekkeikan Ookurakinennkan for 300yen. Addmision includes a free bottle og sake. You can also sample different types of sake while taking the tour.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“Daigoji (醍醐寺) is an important temple of the Shingon sect of Japanese Buddhism and a designated world heritage site. The large temple complex stands southeast of central Kyoto and includes an entire mountainside. The main temple grounds are located at the base of the mountain and are connected via a hiking trail to several more temple buildings around the summit. Daigoji Temple is located a 15 minute walk or short bus ride by community bus number 4 (200 yen, every 30 minutes) from Daigo Station along the Tozai Subway Line. From Kyoto Station, take a JR train to Yamashina Station (5 minutes, 190 yen) and transfer to the Tozai Subway Line (8 minutes, 260 yen). Alternatively, take Keihan Bus number 22 or 22A from Yamashina Station to Daigoji (20 minutes, 220 yen, departures every 20 minutes). Keihan Bus also operates direct buses called "Yamashina Express" between Kyoto Station (Hachijo side) and Daigoji. The one way trip takes 30 minutes and costs 300 yen. Buses depart every 30-50 minutes. Sanboin, Shimo Daigo and Reihokan Museum (lower grounds) Hours 9:00 to 17:00 (until 16:00 from early December through February), admission ends 30 minutes before closing Closed No closing days Admission 1500 yen (from March 20 to May 15 and from October 15 to December 10) 800 yen (during the rest of the year) Kami Daigo (upper grounds) Hours Entry from 9:00 to 16:00 (until 15:00 from December through February), everybody must return to the base of the mountain by 17:00 Closed No closing days Admission 600 yen”
  • 19 locals recommend
Museum
  • 2 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“It is on the way to Ujigami shrine, one of the world heritage. It is well know for Mikaeri Usagi; Looking back rabbit.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Garden
“It seems like a picture scroll that the hydrangea of 10,000 shares blooms during cedar trees is a wonderful landscape. It is famous for hydrangea sights.”
  • 1 local recommends
Store
“Japanese address:京都府宇治市莵道荒槇19-3 English address: Aramaki-19-3 Todo, Uji-shi, Kyoto-fu - Matcha tea dishes and dessert. - 本店には茶房が併設されていて、お茶屋さんならではのメニューが味わえます。 - 可以享受本店才有的美味茶料理。 - 본점에서는 다방(찻방)을 병행하고 있어, 찻방에서만 맛볼 수 있는 메 뉴를 즐길 수 있습니다.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Nature
“This is secret local beauty at the south of Kyoto. You can see a big castle and enjoy beautiful garden.And also you can climb up the super big 230 stairs and see awesome cemetery of MEIJI emperor. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
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“The tea shop most famous in the midst of the tea "Uji". You can eat a good dessert in the room which symbolizes Japan.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“地ビールや日本酒、京のおばんざいなどが楽しめます。 It has a refined sake brewery (Kappa Sake Brewery), a restaurant that serves local beer, as well as the corporate sake museum (Kappa Gallery).”
  • 17 locals recommend
Yakitori Restaurant
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“The most famous yakitori restaurant in Kyoto. Torise(yakitori) 5min on foot OPEN:11:30~23:00 Everyone know This Yakitori restaurant for living in Kyoto. Torisei remodel a long history sake brewery the name (SINSEI) into a Yakitori restaurant.”
  • 16 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“地ビールや日本酒、京のおばんざいなどが楽しめます。 It has a refined sake brewery (Kappa Sake Brewery), a restaurant that serves local beer, as well as the corporate sake museum (Kappa Gallery).”
  • 17 locals recommend
Yakitori Restaurant
“The most famous yakitori restaurant in Kyoto. Torise(yakitori) 5min on foot OPEN:11:30~23:00 Everyone know This Yakitori restaurant for living in Kyoto. Torisei remodel a long history sake brewery the name (SINSEI) into a Yakitori restaurant.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
“This is one of my favorite ramen restaurant. The soup made of pork is a rich taste!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Let's enjoy excellent ramen with reasonable price. Plus, it's really easy to access there :) ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Their ramen is unusual. The soup based on sake lees and it's so good! Try it by all means :)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“Spécialité de Tofu et Yuba. L'ambiance très agréable, l'intérieur est de style japonais. Il y a une belle vue sur la verdure. Les menus et prix sont variés. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A renovated sake brewery!!!! Tukinnokuroudo(Japanese food) 5min on foot They serve Sati for four seasons And to cherish the taste of the sum.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“伏見散策の折にはぜひ訪れたいのが、酒蔵を改造してつくられたという『京町おくど十二屋』。十二というのは「豆腐=トオフ」を意味するそうで、その名の通り豆腐料理が評判です”
  • 1 local recommends

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