While there’s certainly a lot to see in Tokyo, Kyoto is your best bet if you’re looking for a less metropolitan feel. There are so many beautiful shrines and temples in Kyoto, several food and shopping markets, and a bunch of great ryokans to stay in for an authentic Japanese experience.
- RESTAURANTSSumibi ToritoHafuu HontenAbura Soba NekomataArash's KitchenSushi IwaRamen Sen No KazerMatsuantokoElkEggs N Things
- THINGS TO DONishiki MarketTeramachi + Shin Kyogoku ArcadesGionPhilosopher's PathFushimi InariHeian ShrineKinkaku-jiShorenin TempleChion-inYasaka ShrineKiyomizudera TempleYasaka PagodaYasaka Koshindo Temple
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The JAPAN ITINERARY
Discover my debut guide for A Detailed Destination! This comprehensive guide features a twelve day itinerary including the best local treasures to fully immerse yourself in the culture of this beautiful country. From restaurants to the best photo opps in each location, this PDF will share everything you need to know to plan your best trip ever!