Kyoto - Downtown Kyoto (Chapter)
This is the Downtown Kyoto chapter from Lonely Planet's Kyoto guidebook.
If you give a hoot about temples, shrines and gardens, you might never leave Downtown. It has just about everything you need: an incredible variety of accommodation, restaurants, nightlife, shopping and entertainment options, along with the famed Nishiki Market.
- Walk through Nishiki Market and marvelling at the weird and wonderful ingredients that go into Kyoto cuisine.
- take an evening stroll along Pontochō
- restaurants & bars
- delve into the world of manga at the Kyoto International Manga Museum
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Explore: Downtown Kyoto, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment and Shopping.
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