Enjoy the splendid views and
World Heritages in Kyoto
Riverte Kyoto Kamogawa is just 30-min away from Kyoto station.
Come and be amazed by Kyoto, featured with a huge number of world heritage and scenic spots.
Nearby visiting spots /
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Kamigamo Jinja shrine
The oldest shrine in Kyoto. It’s dedicated to worship guardians to drive away bad luck via the power of thunder. A festival called “Aoimatsuri Festival” is held in every May.
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Shimogamo Shrine, with woods sprung up around and the magnificent nature.
One of the oldest shrines in Kyoto, famous for “Aoimatsuri Festival”, one of the 3 biggest festa of Kyoto. Through the bright reddish Torii gates is a huge tower with the main hall at the back.
The delta of Kamogawa. The splashes and its sounds are the salve for your senses.
Old Mitsui residence, Shimogamo villa
A villa of the old Mitsui residence established in 1925. The garden in front of the main block is simply amazing.
A castled constructed by Ieyasu Tokugawa with highlights include the hallway with natural sound effects while walking through and many other important cultural treasures.
You might encounter some fabulous maiko traditional dancers! There are also lots of popular temples, stores, and confectionaries.
Temple of Shining
Temple of the Silver Pavilion (Ginkakuji)
Jishoji is commonly known as “Temple of the Silver Pavilion (Ginkakuji)”, which is absolutely thought-provoking.
Remodeled in 1397. The splendid golden pavilion and its reflection on water is breath-taking.
The shrine is nationwide famous for its “love spiritual spot” and national important cultural asset “Nishiromon”.
Haven been established for about 1,200 years.
Offering a lot of cultural assets to see like sacred Buddha statues and the famous five-storey tower.
Toei Kyoto Studio Park
A theme park with Ninja workshops and many other fun attractions. The historical drama shooting spot is popular and Instagrammable.
The Kiyomizu temple stage is definitely famous, while the main hall (national treasure) and the Otowa waterfalls are also highlights of the spots.
The tower is 131m high, and it’s the symbol of Kyoto. From above the 100m high panoramic observatory deck, try your hand at spotting Kyoto’s iconic landmarks.
Encounter over 5,000 jellyfish in 20 species (top class in west Japan) and be amazed by the dolphin show.
Kyoto Railway Museum
The largest railway museum in Japan, the stunning spot for visitors from all age groups.
A spiritual spot famous for power of love among ladies since the ancient time. Enjoy the picturesque sceneries in any of the four seasons.
Top-ranked spiritual spot in Kyoto.
Wander around in its splendid mountain or take the cable car to reach the holy temple.
The approach with “thousand torii gates” with lots of bright red torii gates is a world famous tourist site.
The symbol of Arashiyama. Indulge in the breath-taking views at the back of Arashiyama and be amazed by the splendid sceneries of the flour seasons, such as the pinkish cherry blossoms and the red leaves in fall.
Enryakuji Temple, Mt. Hieizan
Mt. Hieizan is a mountain with an altitude of 848m, and it is a vast temple itself. In fall, the sea of red leaves is simply breath-taking.
The most popular area in Kyoto. You will indisputably love walking through the world heritage with nature and experience the inner beauty of the historic city.
Nearby restaurants /
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“Nadai bean confection” from the famous brand “Demachi Futaba”, the top-class, old confectionary brand always filled shoppers, especially over the weekend.
Coffee House Maki
The “morning set” with a hollowed plain bread as the set bowl is highly recommended.
Savour an array of nice cuisine prepared with the finest ingredient of the season right across from our hotel.
A gourmet boutique famous for its "Curry Udon"- with premium broth and an original blend of curry powder.
Charcoal grills- Toritaka
A chick grill restaurant with 11 counter seats.
Warm your stomach and your heart here at our hotel’s high recommendation.
Founded in 1856, a historic restaurant serving Kyoto cuisine-authentic Kaiseki course meal made with the famous Kyoto vegetables.
Kyoto’s festivals & events /
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Held in August
Gozan no Okuribi
Gozan no Okuribi is held on 16th August every year in Kyoto as a summer classic. With spectacular Japanese characters and Torii gate in night mountain.
Held in MayAoimatsuri Festival
It is a festival of Shimogamo Shrine and Kamigamo Shrine that started about 1,500 years ago. The highlight is a parade with case in Heian costume walking about 8km.
Held in June- JulyHydrangea Festival
Ohara Sanzenin is a famous hydrangea spot in Kyoto with approx.3,000 flowers in full bloom.
Held in JulyGion Festival
One of the e big festivals in Japan. This festival at Yasaka Shrine is the representation of Kyoto’s history for over 1,100 years. The yamahoko (portable shrine) is simply impressive.
Held in OctoberJidai Matsuri ("Festival of the Ages")
Heian Shrine Festival held on October 22 every year. Starting with the sounds of flutes and drums, the long procession with about 2,000 people spread out in 2 km.
Useful links for sightseeing
|Kyoto tourism Navi||https://kyoto.travel/en/|
|Kyoto artisan concierge||https://www.kyotoartisans.jp/en/|
|Kyoto traditional industries||https://densan.kyoto/|