5 days in Kyoto Itinerary

5 days in Kyoto Itinerary

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Start: Kyoto
1
Kyoto
— 4 nights
Train:  7 h
End: Osaka

4
nights
Kyoto

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bamboo Forest Street, Arashiyama and Nishiki Market Shopping District. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanjusangendo Temple, make a trip to Nijo Castle, and wander the streets of Gion.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kyoto trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major aiports are Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Arashiyama ©
Arashiyama

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