The Nagamachi Samurai District is chock full of museums, preserved homes and ruins showing off the life of the famed warrior class.
Slip into something traditional.
A stunner of a place, mixing ancient and modern in a relatively compact area, with some of the finest ramen.
A comprehensive Kyoto top attractions list — so you don't miss out on any of the beauty, wonder and entertainment the ancient capital has to offer.
We experiment with "alternating travel" to explore Kyoto. First we turn right, then left, then right and so on...here's what we found along the way!