Kiyomizu-Zaka Street, Kyoto

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Explore a well-preserved historical district, and pick up some souvenirs at Kiyomizu-Zaka Street. Get a sense of old Kyoto wandering this bustling pedestrianized street, straddled by old wooden buildings and traditional shops. In these shops you'll find a wide variety of local specialty arts, crafts, and foods. Though most stores have been renovated at some stage, they retain their original aspect, and have served tourists and pilgrims alike for many years. Be sure to bring your camera along to capture this distinct street. Plan my day in Kyoto using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • On the way walking to Kyoto's famous Kiyomizu Temple is the historical district called Kiyomizu- Zaka Street. This street is straddled by old wooden buildings and traditional shops, most renovated at ...  more »
  • The traditional way is the main route to go to Kiyomizudera is good for travelers who get off at the bus stop Kiyomizu-michi or at Gojozaka. Along the way there are many shops that sell souvenirs and food typical of Japan, including Japan's typical ice cream .... Green Matcha, yummy, who remained enjoyed even in the peak of winter though. For Indonesia, this street there is also a money changer who receive fractions of 100 thousand dollars to replace.
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