Kiyomizu-Zaka Street, Kyoto

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#4 of 156 in Shopping in Kyoto
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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  • I tasted a lot of pickles, chocolate, yatsubashi, nanami, and i bought souvenirs of all of them. Especially, nanami bought a good amount because it was a taste like no other, and it was cheap. Zenkoji temple and also sell in the approach of Toshogu is also very characteristic in taste, it is quite different from buying in the supermarket, and not so expensive, as well as collecting red seal in the delicious taste of sticking anyway, it is my classic enjoyment.
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  • This area is filled with many local shops selling umbrellas, pottery, clothing and other goods。 There are also a lot of restaurants to choose from。You are likely to see a lot of women dressed in the t...  more »
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