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The 12 Best Sightseeing Destinations In Kyoto

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Kyoto, Japan's famous old capital, is filled with cultural and historical things to do and see, from Kinkakuji Temple to gardens at Tenryuji in Arashiyama. Learn twelve must-see Kyoto destinations to put on your trip itinerary to get the complete ancient capital experience.


Top 12 Kyoto Destinations: From Kinkakuji to Nijo Castle

Kyoto was the capital of Japan for more than 1,000 years, between 794 and 1868. The city has preserved the traditional culture and is famous now for its numerous Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines, World Heritage Sites such as the beautiful Kiyomizudera Temple, Kinkakuji Temple, and Toji Temple.

Continue reading to learn twelve great places in Kyoto that should be on your must-visit list.

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