Kyoto - Central Kyoto (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Central Kyoto chapter from Lonely Planet’s Kyoto guidebook.

Central Kyoto comprises the entire middle of the city (except Downtown Kyoto and the Kyoto Station area). It includes the Kyoto Imperial Palace and its lovely park. To the north is Shimogamo-jinja, a shrine in a forest setting, and to the south, Tō-ji, one of Kyoto’s oldest temples.

  • visit the many sub-temples at Daitoku-ji
  • maps
  • take a stroll through the long, tree-lined approach to Shimogamo-jinja
  • transport
  • enter the hidden world of the Kyoto Imperial Palace
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Sleeping, Entertainment, and Shopping.

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