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Recommended tourist attractions in Kyoto Area guide

Kiyomizu-dera (Kiyomizu Temple) Directions: 10 minutes (700 m) from YUTONE on foot
  • Kiyomizu-dera (Kiyomizu Temple)
  • Kiyomizu-dera (Kiyomizu Temple)

Kiyomizu-dera was established in the late Nara period (778). The main hall, which is a National Treasure, is famous as the Kiyomizu Stage with its magnificent view of the city below. The temple was registered as World Heritage site in 1994.

Gion Directions: 10 minutes (650 m) from YUTONE on foot

Gion district, a representative of traditional Kyoto, is lined with old established tea houses and exclusive Japanese restaurants. Maiko and Geiko (Geisha) can be seen roaming the streets in this district.

  • Gion
  • Gion
Sanneizaka Directions: 6 minutes (450 m) from YUTONE on foot
  • Sanneizaka
  • Sanneizaka

This is also called Sannenzaka and it contains many souvenir shops and restaurants as it links Yasaka Shrine, Kodaiji Temple, Yasaka Tower and Kiyomizudera Temple. Sanneizaka has been designated as an important traditional architecture preservation district and the Kyoto-style townscape is still very much alive.

Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion) Directions: 1 hour 20 minutes from YUTONE by train

Built as a villa by the 3rd Muromachi Shogun Yoshimitsu Ashikaga, Kinkakuj-ji is famous for its setting overlooking a pond called Kyokochi (Mirror Pond). This world famous temple, designated as a place of scenic beauty, presents different appearances in each time of the day and in each season.

  • Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion)
  • Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion)

Welcome to YUTONE

Within walking distance of many of Kyoto’s most famous attractions, Kyoto Machiya YUTONE offers a cozy retreat in the center of Kyoto. We provide a quintessential ambience of Kyoto and authentic Kyoto Kaiseki meal using variety of locally grown, seasonal vegetables.

Access For details

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Access from airport

  • It takes about 75 minutes from Kansai international airport to JR Kyoto station by JR limited express.
  • It takes about 85 minutes from Kansai international airport to JR Kyoto station (Hachijo Gate) by limousine bus.
  • It takes about 10 minutes and costs about 1,100 yen from JR Kyoto station to our hotel by taxi.