Special Sights In kyoto


Special Sights to travel in kyoto Prefecture that Japanese travelers and locals recommend.


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debukodx06/11/2017

AYABE ROSE GARDEN has 120 kinds and 1200 trees of roses. The citizens and volunteers take care of the roses which are worth seeing including 'Souvenir d'Anne Frank' presented by Anne's father.

#Gardens#Photogenic#Spring
debukodx06/02/2017

It's one of the three most famous festivals and said to be the oldest one in Kyoto. The parade of Saiou-dai (a queen) and 500 people is fascinating, elegant and gorgeous! It's called 'Aoi (hollyhock) Festival' because of the decorations of hollyhock leaves everywhere of the parade.

#Shrines_Temples#Architecture#Events
debukodx05/16/2017

Gregarious Japanese irises was unexpectedly found by a photographer a few years ago. At the time of full-bloom, the whole scenery even the face of a mountain is wrapped in a white world of Japanese irises.

#GreatNature#Spring
debukodx05/09/2017

At the foot of the mountain, inner place of the precinct, Reiki (tortoise spirit) Waterfall is famous as a spiritual power spot. And the water in Kamenoi (tortoise well) in front of the fall is said to have divine help for long life and revival. This excellent water was once used for making sake.

#GreatNature#Shrines_Temples
Double_A05/01/2017

Although we are permitted to visit here throughout a year, it's a symbol of Kyoto, and after I go through the strict security guard, I feel like to straighten my spine against the overwhelming dignity and scale. It's the ultimate of house visiting.

#Gardens#Architecture#Photogenic
debukodx04/28/2017

A famous maker of underwear, GUNZE was born actually in here Ayabe. At 'Ayabe Gunze Square' near a head office building, there are many exhibitions of historical records and machines used from their foundation to the present time. They explain clearly the process of making threads from cocoons.

#Architecture#Photogenic
debukodx04/26/2017

Matsuo Taisha, where about 3000 trees of Japanese rose (yamabuki) blooms, is popular as the best place in Kansai region. Vivid gold flowers looks beautiful with fresh greens and blue sky, and have fascinating smells. You can enjoy some different kinds of petal type, and also the white Japanese rose at a pay garden.

#Shrines_Temples#Gardens#Spring
debukodx04/24/2017

One of the oldest shrines in Kyoto and it's famous as a god for sake production. There're many dedicated sake barrels, sugi-dama (balls made of Japanese cedar) and a museum of sake in the precinct. 'Barrel Fortune Telling' is rare and worth trying!

#Shrines_Temples#Architecture
debukodx04/19/2017

I was totally fasinated by the long line of trees and a tunnel of cherry blossom. For the good balance with calm scenery of a countruside and greens, you can enjoy the landscape you cannot see in cities.

#Spring#Photogenic#CherryBlossoms
debukodx04/18/2017

Runden running under the cherry blossom tunnel is a special scenery in spring. One lovely coach produces the picturesque scene with the surrounding. At the time of full-bloom, they have 'night cherry blossom train' to be able to enjoy the tunnel throughout a day.

#StunningViews#Spring#CherryBlossoms
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Special Things To Do In kyoto Prefecture