Kyoto - Northern Higashiyama (PDF Chapter)

Kyoto - Northern Higashiyama (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Northern Higashiyama chapter from Lonely Planet’s Kyoto guide-book.

The Northern Higashiyama area is one of Kyoto’s most important sightseeing districts. It con-tains a long strip of temples, all connected by the lovely Path of Philosophy; it’s also home to museums, parks and a few interesting Shinto shrines.

  • immerse yourself in the wonderful gardens, intimate subtemples and a hidden grotto wait-ing in the woods at Nanzen-ji
  • maps
  • take the bamboo-lined path to see Kyoto’s famed ‘Silver Pavilion’, Ginkaku-ji
  • transport
  • get lost in thought on the pretty flower-strewn Path of Philosophy (Tetsugaku-no-Michi)
  • restaurants & bars

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

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