Translated by Takuya Erik Watanabe
Japanese-English Translator from OC California.
In order for you to make the best out of the time spent in Kyoto, we suggest this two-day itinerary. Gion, Kinkakuji Temple, Kenninji Temple, Kiyomizudera, Fushimi Inari Shrine - all the famous sightseeing places in Kyoto can be covered in two days if you
Kyoto is a popular destination among both first-time visitors to Japan and yearly guests. When visiting Kyoto, where do you like to go? Today, we'll be introducing our recommended 2-day itinerary to enjoy the major sightseeing spots in Kyoto.
On the first day we recommend exploring the Higashiyama area. Our first stop is the Fushimi Inari Shrine. Tens of thousands of torii gates are lined up along the entrance path and are called the senbon torii (thousand torii). This spot has been chosen as the most popular tourist spot in all of Japan by TripAdvisor. The shrine is also easy to reach as it is just 5 minutes from Kyoto station.