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Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji)

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The Golden Pavilion, or Kinkaku-ji, is one of the most famous temples in Kyoto, and a major highlight of any visit to the city. The three-story pagoda ...  Meer info

Kiyomizu Temple

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The Kiyomizu Temple is an ancient institution, dating back to 798 AD and the days of Nara, which has inspired temple architecture for centuries. This Kyoto ...  Meer info

Keizerlijk Paleis van Kyoto

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De koninklijke familie van Japan woont niet meer in het Keizerlijk Paleis van Kyoto, maar het koninklijke meubilair is bewaard gebleven. Het enorme park om ...  Meer info

Nijo Castle

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Nijō Castle was built in 1603 as the official residence of the first Tokugawa shogun. With its moats, walls, secret passageways and hidden chambers, the ...  Meer info

Sanjusangen-do Hall

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Built in 1164, Sanjusangendo Temple impresses in scope, size, and detail, with 1001 statues of Kannon, the goddess of mercy, flanking the main image of a ...  Meer info

Osaka Castle (Osaka-jo)

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One of Japan's most famous castles, Osaka Castle played a major role in unifying Japan in the sixteenth century. First built in 1583 by one of Japan’s most ...  Meer info

Markt van Nishiki

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Van sushi tot keukenmessen, op de markt van Nishiki vindt u alles wat met eten te maken heeft. De overdekte markt is een paradijs voor de fijnproever en biedt ...  Meer info

Fushimi Inari Shrine

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Dedicated to the gods of sake and rice, the Fushimi Inari Shrine is one of the oldest Shinto shrines in Japan. Five shrines dot the forested temple grounds, ...  Meer info

Gekkeikan Okura Sake Museum

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Just because it is a museum does not mean that the Gekkeikan Okura Sake Museum is not functional. This operational sake brewery introduces visitors to the ...  Meer info

Horino Memorial Museum

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The Horino Memorial Museum is about more than tasting sake. This traditional sake-brewing house in Kyoto honors the legacy of Machiya culture, a style of ...  Meer info

Tofuku-ji Temple

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Few places on earth are more breathtakingly beautiful than Fall in Tofucku-ji Temple. During cool autumn months travelers and locals make the journey to this ...  Meer info

Gion Corner

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The refined traditional arts of Japan are highlighted for visitors at Gion Corner, an entertaining and informative nightspot. From tea ceremony to the twang ...  Meer info


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Often mistaken for the Arashiyama district of Kyoto, Sagano expands north of the Togetsukyo Bridge in Kyoto. The tranquil area encompasses some of Kyoto’s ...  Meer info

Kasteel Himeji

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Als u een dagtocht wilt maken vanuit Kyoto of Osaka ga dan naar Himeji. Het beroemde witte kasteel met meerdere lagen bij Himeji wordt wel gezien als de ...  Meer info

Ninna-ji Temple

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Built at the end of the 9th century in the year 888 and founded by the reigning Emperor of the time, Ninna-ji Temple maintained a centuries long reign as a ...  Meer info