Higashiyama Area Walking Tour, Kyoto
You can follow this self-guided walking tour to explore the attractions listed below. How it works
: download the iOS app "Kyoto Map and Walks
" on iTunes App Store or the Android app "Kyoto Map and Walks
" on Google Play. The app turns your mobile device into a personal tour guide and its built-in GPS navigation functions guide you from one tour stop to next. The app works offline so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.
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Kyoto is a city made for tourists, especially the ones with love for history, interest in religion and, of course, Japanese culture. Many of Kyoto's attractions are located in the eastern part of the city, which, in turn, is split into wards. One of them is the Higashiyama Ward, home to several famous temples of Kyoto, as well as the popular Gion geisha district. To find out more about Higashiyama, take this walking tour.