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Lonely Planet Pocket Kyoto & Osaka - 3rd Edition
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product description Lonely Planet's Pocket Kyoto & Osaka - 3rd Edition is your guide to the city's best experiences and local life. Keep this mini guidebook with you handy to help you get the most out of your trip. Visit Kyoto Station, a fifteen-story major railway, and a transportation station with a mall, hotel, movie theater, and more. Tour South Kyoto, home to numerous Buddhist temples, Shinto shrines, palaces, and gardens. Visit downtown Kyoto where you will find the best food markets, authentic cuisine, and sake. Southern Higashiyama is known as Kyoto's richest area for sightseeing. Don't forget your comfy footwear to explore on-foot temples, shrines, museums, and traditional shops with some pedestrian-only walkways plus parks and expansive temple grounds. It's also home to the Gion entertainment district and some of the city's finest ryokan. At the northern end of the Higashiyama Mountains, Northern Higashiyama is packed with first-rate attractions and soothing greenery, making it one of the best parts of the city for relaxed sightseeing. The Imperial Palace is at the center of Tokyo and is the symbolic heart of Japan. Exploring great shrines, parks, and museums in the palace's surrounding areas is a fine escape from the crowds and concrete of the city. Neon signs, eateries, entertainment, shopping, and markets make Minami a popular and vibrant tourist spot. The new, modern and still developing city district of Kita offers an abundance of shopping, dining, lodging, and entertainment. Shop several department stores and an impressive network of underground shopping malls. Uncover the best of Kyoto & Osaka and make the most of your trip!
- Paperback: 176 pages, 17 maps
- Published by Lonely Planet: February 2022
- Dimensions: 4.2in x 6.1in
- Weight: 6.3oz