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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  • After a long time I went to the shrine to Kiyomizu-dera. Hill will be around and approach to Kiyomizu temple as the name suggests is Kiyomizu-Zaka slope. I went from eating lunch at a noodle shop in the middle of the Hill early. It was Kyoto's famous nishin Soba is delicious and nice shops. Most people before the temple.
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  • We walked to Kiyomizu-dera from the river and walked up the Kiyomizu-Zaka street. As you get closer to the temple this street becomes filled with many tourist and makes for quite a bustling street. Th...  more »
  • Is about 300 m away and it is very crowded so proceed only gradually before. Because there is a gradient than I thought especially especially note when going down. Got foot heel walk completely (tears)
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