Enjoy Fushimi and Uji for just 900JPY!

Enjoy Fushimi and Uji for just 900JPY!

March 26, 2019
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

Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line headed for Demachiyanagi
⇩1 3mins

志津屋 大手筋店(Sizuya Otesuji)

Business Hours08:00-20:00

No. 1 photogenic spot in Kyoto

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!

Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line
Train: Keihan Uji Line
⇩31 mins


Address68 Fukakusa Yabunouchi-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto-shi Kyoto
Business HoursOpen 24hours
Shop HolidaysOpen all year round
Phone Number+81-75-641-7331
Web Site URLhttp://inari.jp/en/

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

On foot
7 mins


Business Hours8:30-17:30
Shop HolidaysOpen all year round

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

On foot
5 mins

地鶏家 心(Jidoriya Kokoro)

Directions宇治駅 徒歩4min
Business HoursLunch :11:30-14:30(Tue-Fri,Sat) Dinner :18:00-24:00(Mon-Fri,Sat,Sun)
Shop HolidaysN/A

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

On foot
10 mins

宇治神社(Uji Shrine)

Directions京阪宇治線 宇治駅 徒歩約5min JR奈良線 宇治駅 徒歩約10min 京阪バス 京阪宇治停留所 徒歩約5min
Shop HolidaysN/A

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

Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Uji Line headed for Chushojima
⇩3 mins

中村藤吉 宇治本店(Nakamuratokichi Uji)

DirectionsJR宇治駅徒歩5min 京阪宇治駅徒歩10min
Business Hours10:00-18:00

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

Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Uji Line - Keihan Main Line
⇩26 mins

黄檗山萬福寺(Obakusan Manpukuji)

DirectionsJR奈良線「黄檗」駅下車 徒歩5min 京阪宇治線「黄檗」駅下車 徒歩5min
Business Hours9:00-17:00

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!

On foot
⇩3 mins
Yawatashi Station


Business Hours7:40-18:45

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!

Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line

走井餅老舗(Hashiriimochi Roho)

Business Hours08:00-18:00

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)

Directions近鉄「桃山御陵駅」から徒歩7min 京阪「伏見桃山駅」から徒歩6min 京阪「中書島駅」から徒歩6min
Business Hours11:00-14:30/18:00-20:00
Shop HolidaysTue