Find your zen at one of the world’s famous meditative rock gardens—serenity-seeking tourists tested, UNESCO approved.
The imagery of geisha almost always springs to mind when people think of Japan—set foot in Kyoto’s Gion district and you might just bump right into one.
Tradition meets history and natural beauty on Kyoto’s sacred mountain.
A breath of still and otherworldly air.
Blaze and amaze. Praise the ancestral spirits during Kyoto's annual fire display.
Where to contemplate the meaning of life.
Singing sand and special silk in Kyoto.
Kyoto’s undiscovered gem.
A peaceful haven in Kyoto’s busy temple scene.
Wowing throngs of visitors for more than a millennium.
The ¥10 temple.