Kiyomizu-Zaka Street, Kyoto

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Explore a well-preserved historical district, and pick up some souvenirs at Kiyomizu-Zaka Street. Get a sense of old Kyoto wandering this bustling pedestrianized street, straddled by old wooden buildings and traditional shops. In these shops you'll find a wide variety of local specialty arts, crafts, and foods. Though most stores have been renovated at some stage, they retain their original aspect, and have served tourists and pilgrims alike for many years. Be sure to bring your camera along to capture this distinct street. Plan my day in Kyoto using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • It is followed to the Kiyomizu Temple and the main road. On both sides of the Hill are lined with souvenir shops, tourist. Anyway filled with plenty of tourists, is busy.
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  • It is one of the many streets lined with small shops and souvernir stalls, street food, etc., which are located before of the temples, in this case before the Kiomizu-dera. View cute, always crowded.
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  • It is full of traditional Commerce Street, where you can buy all kinds of memories. It is recommended to raise or lower here on route to/from Kiyomizu-dera. It is best to go early, because after 10:00, it tends to be very crowded.
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