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About Kyoto

Kyoto is the cultural heart of Japan, which is literally located in the central western part of the Honshu (main) island, Japan.


The end of March is early spring in Kyoto, and cherries will be blossoming. It will be getting warmer day by day, but some days may still be cold like winter. You will need a spring coat and/or sweater.

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Access to Kyoto

Arrival in Kyoto is best by train, bus or shuttle taxi from the airport.
The closest international airport to Kyoto is the Kansai International Airport (KIX).

Access to Kyoto