Kyoto Station & South Kyoto

Dominated by the eponymous Kyoto Station, this neighborhood serves as the gateway to Kyoto. There are a couple of worthwhile temples within walking distance of the station, and the excellent Kyoto Railway Museum is a short bus ride away. Venture further south and you'll come to one of the city's most stunning attractions, the Shintō shrine complex Fushimi Inari-Taisha, as well as the superb Tōfuku-ji temple and garden.

Explore Kyoto Station & South Kyoto


Top attractions

These are our favorite local haunts, touristy spots, and hidden gems throughout Kyoto Station & South Kyoto.