Sightseeing spots where a large number of tourists come to visit all year around. You can see beautiful cherry blossoms in spring, Gosan-no-Okuribi (commonly known as Daimonjiyaki) every August 16 in summer and Momijigari (seeing maples) in fall. It is also famous for Kyoto 3-dai matsuri (3 major festivals) of Aoi Matsuri in May, Gion Matsuri in July and Jidai Matsuri in October.
Numerous famous Buddhist temples are located in the city like Kiyomizudera Temple.
In addition, there are many other toursts spots like Kifune area or Arashiyama area to enjoy natural landscapes, Gion area to enjoy strolling, etc.
There are also many dining establishments offering tasty Kyoryori (local Kyoto dishes).
★Approx. 2 hours via Shinkansen from Tokyo Station, or 35 minutes from Nagoya.