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Ancient temples blend with modern architectural treasures while markets, museums, dining and shopping streets showcase thousands of years of Japanese traditions.
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Shimogyo Ward is highly notable for its popular shops, and you might want to visit top sights like Kawaramachi and Kyoto Aquarium. See more of Kyoto by jumping on the metro at Tanbaguchi Station or Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station.
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Kawaramachi and Nijō Castle are top sights in Nakagyo Ward, and you should be sure to explore the popular shops. Hop aboard the metro at Nijojo-mae Station or Karasuma Oike Station to see more sights in the area.
Visitors often come to Karasumaoike for its colourful gardens, but many stay to explore sights like Rokakkudo Temple and Kaleidoscope Museum of Kyoto. Getting around the area on the metro is easy if you take a ride at Karasuma Oike Station.
Unique features of Shijo include the coffee shops and spas. Make a stop by Kawaramachi or Nishiki Market while you're exploring the area.