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Kyoto

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World heritage site · Historic Sites · Sacred & Religious Sites

Popular things to do in Kyoto

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Historic Sites in Kyoto

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Side trips from Kyoto

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Hidden gems in Kyoto

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Shopping in Kyoto

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Parks in Kyoto

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Kyoto spoils visitors for choice when it comes to good accommodations, offering everything from traditional ryokans to luxury Western-style hotels. In a city used to receiving foreign travelers, you'll find that most establishments know exactly what to offer tourists and how to help newcomers to the area. To avoid paying premium prices during the cherry blossom season, consider staying in Osaka, located just a 30-minute train ride away. If you must stay in Kyoto itself, keep in mind that centrally located hotels charge more than those in the outer neighborhoods.
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