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Kyoto - Northwest Kyoto (Chapter)

5th Edition Feb 2012

This is the Northwest Kyoto chapter from Lonely Planet's Kyoto guidebook.

Northwest Kyoto contains two of Kyoto's most important temples: Kinkaku-ji (the Golden Pavilion) and Ryōan-ji, home of Japan's most famous Zen garden. Other sights here include the Shōgun's castle of Nijō-jō, and the enclosed world of the Myōshin-ji temple.

  • be dazzled by the single most impressive sight in all of Kyoto: the gold-plated main hall of Kinkaku-ji
  • maps
  • feel the power of the shōguns at Nijō-jō
  • transport
  • meditate on the 15 magical rocks in the Zen garden at Ryōan-ji
  • restaurants & entertainment

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Explore: Northwest Kyoto, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Entertainment and Shopping.

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