Castle tourism in Kyoto Prefecture

Kyoto was once the capital of Japan. It is home to many historical spots, including shrines and temples that have been designated as World Heritage Sites, such as Kinkaku-ji Temple and Nijo Castle, and is known as one of Japan's leading tourist cities. Among them, Fushimi Inari Taisha is a popular spot with many red torii gates. Popular content includes food such as Kyoto kaiseki, Japanese sweets, and cutting-edge sweets, traditional crafts, and traditional performing arts. There are many recommended spots outside of Kyoto City, such as Amanohashidate, one of the three most scenic spots in Japan, and Fukuchiyama Castle, built by Akechi Mitsuhide.

History of Kyoto Prefecture

Pick up history such as incidents and people related to Kyoto Prefecture

Kyoto prefecture column

Introduction column by castle enthusiasts

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