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FacilityKyoto Gyoen (Imperial Gardens)

Category: Noted Places | Nijo Castle, Kyoto Gyoen (Imperial Gardens), Seimei-jinja Shrine Environs

  • Equipped with Slopes
  • Universal (Wheelchair Friendly) Toilets
  • Wheelchair Parking Spaces
  • Audio Guidance, Braille

This is the public park (1.3 km north to south and 0.7 km east to west) in the heart of the Imperial Palace (Gosho). Back in the Edo period, this residential area full of the villas and homes of court nobles. And, even today, there are r... [Details]

FacilityHozugawa River Boat Ride

Category: Noted Places | Arashiyama & Tenryu-ji Temple & Katsura Environs

  • Guide Dogs
  • Universal (Wheelchair Friendly) Toilets
  • Audio Guidance, Braille
  • Equipped with Slopes

Some 400 years ago, Ryoui Suminokura cleared a route along the Hozo-gawa River between Tamba (north of Kyoto) and Kyoto to bring produce into Kyoto by boat. With the start being Kameoka and the goal Saga Arashiyama, pleasure boats come d... [Details]

FacilityMaruyama Park

Category: Noted Places | Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Gion Environs

  • Equipped with Slopes
  • Universal (Wheelchair Friendly) Toilets
  • Unevenness (five or more centimeters)

Maruyama Park Set at the foot of the Higashiyama range, this park has an east-west incline. In the center of the park stands the famous cherry blossom tree, which is the second one to stand here, being planted as a seed of the original tree back in 1... [Details]

FacilityNishiki Market

Category: Nijo Castle, Kyoto Gyoen (Imperial Gardens), Seimei-jinja Shrine Environs | Noted Places

  • Wheelchair Movement

Nishiki MarketThis market has long been known as "Kyoto's kitchen". Each individual shop specializes in certain commodities, such as fish, pickles, tofu, mackerel sushi or Kyoto vegetables. Nearly all purchases are made with the help of... [Details]

FacilitySagano Scenic Railway

Category: Noted Places | Arashiyama & Tenryu-ji Temple & Katsura Environs

  • Guide Dogs
  • Equipped with Slopes

Sagano Scenic RailwayA disused rail line, the old JR Sagano Line between Sagano and Umahori Station in Kameoka (a distance of approximately 7.5 km taking 25 min), was reopened in April of 1991 for a sight-seeing truck train. The train affords passengers view... [Details]

FacilityTeradaya Inn

Category: Noted Places | Fushimi

  • Audio Guidance, Braille
  • Unevenness (five or more centimeters)
  • Stairs

Teradaya InnThis is the inn for sailors that became one of the stages where the history was made during the last days of the shogunate. It is said that the original building was on the east side of the current one. When it became famous, Fushimi was... [Details]