Shinkyogoku Shopping District, Kyoto

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Shopping · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Enjoy the diverse arcades of Shinkyogoku Shopping District in the heart of Kyoto, with numerous original gift shops and restaurants serving local food. Favored by young travelers for its low prices, this area has something to suit everyone’s tastes. A range of clothes, bags, shoes, typical Japanese accessories, trinkets, and cosmetics provide for a good shopping experience under a covered pedestrian zone. Once you've made your purchase at the bustling market, chill out at one of the many shrines just off the main street. Using our world travel planner, Kyoto attractions like Shinkyogoku Shopping District can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Great shopping arcade undercover. Interesting little shops to browse through. Lots of food samples and tasty Japanese skewered food and snacks. Weekends are a bit crowded and you could lose a...  more »
  • Find everything you want, or go for a nice dinner in the hidden side streets and end up at beautiful, great, second-hand stores.  more »

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