Steeped in history, Kyoto served as Japan’s capital for more than 1,000 years.
The city has 17 UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Sites and over 200 museums. It is also home to approximately 2,500 Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines.
Getting from Tokyo to Kyoto
Tokyo Station → Kyoto Station: 2 h 20 min (by Nozomi JR Tokaido Shinkansen)