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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

■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)

Address 京都府京都市伏見区新町5-509-4
Directions 伏見桃山駅
Business Hours 08:00-20:00

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!

■Route
Fushimi-inari
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Main Line
Shushojima
Train: Keihan Uji Line
⇩31 mins
Uji

FUSHIMIINARI SHRINE(伏見稲荷大社)

Address 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchi-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto-shi Kyoto
Business Hours Open 24hours
Shop Holidays Open all year round
Phone Number +81-75-641-7331
Web Site URL http://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

■Route
On foot
7 mins

平等院(Byodoin)

Address 京都府宇治市宇治蓮華116
Directions 宇治駅から徒歩10min
Business Hours 8:30-17:30
Shop Holidays Open 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

■Route
On foot
5 mins

地鶏家 心(Jidoriya Kokoro)

Address 京都府宇治市宇治妙楽25
Directions 宇治駅 徒歩4min
Business Hours Lunch :11:30-14:30(Tue-Fri,Sat) Dinner :18:00-24:00(Mon-Fri,Sat,Sun)
Shop Holidays N/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

■Route
On foot
10 mins

宇治神社(Uji Shrine)

Address 京都府宇治市宇治山田1
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 Holidays N/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

■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)

Address 京都府宇治市宇治壱番10
Directions JR宇治駅徒歩5min 京阪宇治駅徒歩10min
Business Hours 10:00-18:00

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

■Route
Obaku
Train: Keihan Electric Railway Keihan Uji Line - Keihan Main Line
⇩26 mins
Yawatashi

黄檗山萬福寺(Obakusan Manpukuji)

Address 京都府宇治市五ヶ庄三番割34
Directions JR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 Hours 9:00-17:00

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!

■Route
On foot
⇩3 mins
Yawatashi Station

男山ケーブル(OTOKOYAMA CABLE)

Address 京都府八幡市八幡高坊30
Directions 八幡市駅
Business Hours 7:40-18:45

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!

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

走井餅老舗(Hashiriimochi Roho)

Address 京都府八幡市八幡高坊19
Directions 八幡市駅から徒歩2min
Business Hours 08:00-18:00

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)

Address 京都府京都市伏見区平野町59
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 Hours 11:00-14:30/18:00-20:00
Shop Holidays Tue