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Enjoy Fushimi and Uji for just 900JPY!

March 26, 2019
NIPPON HODAI
Why do not you go out to the southern part of Kyoto, a little far away from the center. You can enjoy a little different Kyoto with the center!

Have some bread as breakfast at a 60-year-old bakery

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Since its opening in 1948, "Sizuya" has been serving delicious bread in the Kyoto city for about 60 years.
How about starting your day with some freshly baked bread there?

Toast Set 390 JPY

■Route
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line headed for Demachiyanagi
Fushimimomoyama
⇩1 3mins
Fushimi-inari
志津屋 大手筋店(Sizuya Otesuji)
京都府京都市伏見区新町5-509-4
08:00-20:00
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No. 1 photogenic spot in Kyoto

Fushimi-inari-taisha Shrine serves as the grand head shrine of about 30,000 Inari shrines in Japan.
The most popular spot there would definitely be the 'Senbon Torii' (thousands of Japanese traditional gates)!
These vermilion gates get all lined up in a row and creates a spectacular view for picture taking!

■Route
Fushimi-inari
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line
Shushojima
Train: Keihan Uji Line
⇩31 mins
Uji
伏見稲荷大社(FUSHIMIINARI SHRINE)
京都市伏見区深草薮之内町68
Open 24hours
Open all year round
http://inari.jp/en/
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Head to the southern region of Uji!

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Byodoin Temple has a long history of 1000 years and is registered as a World Heritage Site. You can find 11th-century architecture, statues, paintings and gardens there that have remained till this day.
If you are interested in Kyoto's history and culture, this place is definitely not to be missed!

Admission 600 JPY

■Route
On foot
7 mins
平等院(Byodoin)
京都府宇治市宇治蓮華116
8:30-17:30
Open all year round
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Follow the scent of Yakitori (grilled chicken)…

"Jidoriya Kokoro" is located in Uji Shopping Street that is near the Byodoin Temple.
This restaurant is popular for its delicious yet affordable Yakitori.
The lunch there is known for being especially cheap.

Assorted Yakitori 120JPY / Chicken Tempura Lunch 980 JPY

■Route
On foot
5 mins
地鶏家 心(Jidoriya Kokoro)
京都府宇治市宇治妙楽25
Lunch :11:30-14:30(Tue-Fri,Sat) Dinner :18:00-24:00(Mon-Fri,Sat,Sun)
N/A
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Ujijinja Shrine, the Shrine of Rabbits

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The Ujijinja Shrine is filled with rabbit statues and its Main Hall is designated as an Important Cultural Property.
It would be fun to look for some cute rabbits as you walk around the shrine!

Admission: Free

■Route
On foot
10 mins
宇治神社(Uji Shrine)
京都府宇治市宇治山田1
N/A
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Have some delicious Matcha sweets at this Uji Tea shop

Raw Matcha Jelly is the No.1 item on the menu.
How can you stand not having this wonderful combination of chewy rice-flour dumplings, soft Matcha ice-cream and sweet red bean paste?

Raw Matcha Jelly 720 JPY

■Route
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Uji Line headed for Chushojima
Uji
⇩3 mins
Obaku
中村藤吉 宇治本店(Nakamuratokichi Uji)
京都府宇治市宇治壱番10
10:00-18:00
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Visit the Chinese-style temple

Manpukuji Temple was built in a Chinese style with elements like Buddha statues, which makes it different from most other temples in Japan.
Why not go there to experience this mysterious piece of Chinese culture within Kyoto?

Admission: 500 JPY

■Route
Obaku
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Uji Line - Keihan Main Line
⇩26 mins
Yawatashi
黄檗山萬福寺(Obakusan Manpukuji)
京都府宇治市五ヶ庄三番割34
9:00-17:00
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Ride the Mt. Otokoyama Cable to get to the top of the mountain!

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To get to the mountain, ride the cable car of Keihan Electric Railway that connects Yawatashi Station to Otokoyamasanjo Station.
Enjoy the breathtaking scenery from the cable car!

Price 400JPY→ Show your pass to get a free ride!

■Route
On foot
⇩3 mins
Yawatashi Station
男山ケーブル(OTOKOYAMA CABLE)
京都府八幡市八幡高坊30
7:40-18:45
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Try some exquisite sweets at Yawatashi Station!

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Hashiiri Mochi (with roasted tea) 350JPY"Hashiirimochi Roho" started its business in Otsu in 1764 and mainly produces Hashiiri Mochi (Japanese rice cake).
Have a try on the soft Mochi that has just the right amount of sweetness!

■Route
Yawatashi
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line
⇩11mins
Fushimimomoyama

走井餅老舗(Hashiriimochi Roho)
京都府八幡市八幡高坊19
08:00-18:00
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Have some hand-made Udon for dinner

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Walk for around 5 minsutes from Fushimimomoyama Station and you will find "Teuchiudon Asaemon", a well-known shop specializing in Sanuki Udon.
Their famous hand-made curry Udon noodles is definitely worth a try!


Curry Udon 890 JPY
手打ちうどん 浅右衛門(Teuchiudon Asaemon)
京都府京都市伏見区平野町59
11:00-14:30/18:00-20:00
Tue
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