Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Kyoto, Japan

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Adashino Nenbutsu-ji Temple (must see)
Anraku-ji Temple
Ashida and Nakayama doll shop
Bamboo Forest
Chion-in Temple (must see)
Daikaku-ji Temple
Daitoku-ji Temple (must see)
Eikan-do Zenrin-ji (must see)
Fushimi Inari-taisha (must see)
Genkou-an Temple
Ginkaku-ji Temple (must see)
Gion District
Heian Shrine (must see)
Higashi Hongan-ji Temple
Hirano Shrine (must see)
Honen-in Temple
Hosomi Museum
Ikebana Museum
Imamiya Shrine
International Manga Museum
Iwatayama Monkey park (must see)
Japan Hair Museum
Kamigamo Jinja Shrine
Katsura Imperial Villa (must see)
Kawai Kanjiro Memorial Gallery
Kinkaku-ji Temple (must see)
Kitano Tenmangu Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple (must see)
Kodai-ji Temple (must see)
Koetsu-ji Temple
Koryu-ji Temple
Kurumazaki Jinja
Kyoto Botanical Garden
Kyoto Concert Hall
Kyoto Craft Mart
Kyoto Handicraft Center
Kyoto Imperial Palace (must see)
Kyoto International Manga Museum Shop
Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
Kyoto National Museum (must see)
Kyoto Nishiki Food Market
Kyoto Tower (must see)
Nanzen-ji Temple (must see)
National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
Nijo Castle (must see)
Ninenzaka & Sannenzaka Streets
Ninna-ji Temple (must see)
Nishi Hongan-ji
Nishijin Textile Center
Nishiki Food Market (must see)
Nison-in Temple
Nuishou Inagaki
Ohnishi Tsune Shoten
Okochi Sanso Villa (must see)
Otoyo Shrine
Philosopher's Walk (must see)
Pontocho Area (must see)
Rozan-ji Temple (must see)
Ryoan-ji Temple (must see)
Ryogen-in Temple
Sanjusangen-do (must see)
Sen-oku Hakuko Kan
Sento Imperial Palace
Shimogamo Shrine (must see)
Shinkyogoku Shopping Street
Shosei-en Garden
Shoyeido Main Store
Sumiya Motenashi Museum of Art and Culture
TIME'S Building
Tenryu-ji Temple
Teramachi Shopping Arcade
The Costume Museum
The Museum of Kyoto
To-ji Temple (must see)
Tofuku-ji (must see)
Toji-in Temple (must see)
Umekoji Steam Locomotive Museum
Yasaka Shrine (must see)
Yojiya Main Store

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
Tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with email address, in the fields below. You will get instructions by email for retrieving your custom walk within the GPSmyCity app. You can fine-tune the walk's route within the app by re-ordering the sights manually.
Walk Name*: