Shinkyogoku Shopping District, Kyoto

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Enjoy the diverse arcades of Shinkyogoku Shopping District in the heart of Kyoto, with numerous original gift shops and restaurants serving local food. Favored by young travelers for its low prices, this area has something to suit everyone’s tastes. A range of clothes, bags, shoes, typical Japanese accessories, trinkets, and cosmetics provide for a good shopping experience under a covered pedestrian zone. Once you've made your purchase at the bustling market, chill out at one of the many shrines just off the main street. Using our world travel planner, Kyoto attractions like Shinkyogoku Shopping District can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We often found ourselves on Shinkyogoku Street during our Kyoto stay because our hotel was nearby on Teramachi Street. These two covered-shopping pedestrian thoroughfares run parallel to each other, I...  more »
  • This district is massive and there are lot of different types of shops which include clothing, food and different restaurants that you can experience. It's really convenient to get to by the bus, taxi...  more »
  • Alongside the Nishiki market recommended spot for want. Kyoto shop, to buy a souvenir-is enjoying a walk recommended is.
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