KYOTO TRAVEL GUIDE

A guide to Kyoto from Kusamakura,
introducing our recommendations in the ancient capital.

KYOTO TRAVEL GUIDE

TREND SPOTS

We showcase some legendary sightseeing spots around Kusamakura and throughout Kyoto.

Seimei sai
September 22-23,2019

Seimei sai
September 22-23,2019

At the Shinko ceremony of Semei sai, there is Mikoshi parade and Yudate Kagura for Yoimiya.

Hagi Matsuri
September 17-19,2019

Hagi Matsuri
September 17-19,2019

The temple is known as Hagi (bush clover) because there are hundreds of Hagi in the ground. They hang Haiku and Tanka on the branches of red and white Hagi and put crickets in a insect cage as dedication. Also, there will be Kyogen, Buyo, and Koto performance in the festival.

Yoshitsune-sai
September 15,2019

Yoshitsune-sai
September 15,2019

This festival is a memorial service for Minamoto Yoshitsune, the famous a military commander in the history. The service starts at 11 am in the main hall, and the dance and martial arts will be performed as his dedication.

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RECOMMENDED ROUTE

Here are some must-see sites in Kyoto, personally selected by Kusamakura.
Why not venture a little further into Kansai?
Please make use of these travel plans, which include enjoyable Kansai day trips.

CAFE & RESTAURANT

There are many restaurants around Kusamakura serving gourmet cuisine,
highly rated on Tabelog. Please enjoy lunch or dinner here!

Saori

和栗専門 紗織 Saori

Address
170-1 Izumiyacho Shimogyo-ku Kyoto
Hours
10:00~18:00(L.O 17:30)
Closed
Irregular holiday
Price
¥1,000~¥1,999
Payment
Credit card available
IKARIYA COFFEE KYOTO

イカリヤ コーヒー キョウトIKARIYA COFFEE KYOTO

Address
75 Shioyacho, Shimogyo Ward
Hours
8:00~18:00
Closed
Irregular holiday
Price
~¥999
Payment
Credit card available
SHIN-SETSU

シンセツ SHIN-SETSU

Address
277 Enpukujimaecho Nakagyo Ward Kyoto
Hours
Weekdays 14:00~20:00(L.O. 19:00)Weekends/holidays 12:00~20:00(L.O. 19:00)
Closed
Irregular holiday
Price
~¥999
Payment
Credit card and Electric money NOT available
Trattoria Siciliana Licata

シチリア料理 リカータTrattoria Siciliana Licata

Address
466 Senshojicho Shimogyo-ku Kyoto
Hours
11:30~14:00 18:00~21:30(L.O)
Closed
Irregular holiday
Price
¥6,000~¥7,999
Payment
Electric money available
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