Nagaokakyo is a great place to stay in Kyoto as some of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Katsura Imperial Villa and the much-loved Fushimi Castle. Also, well worth the effort are the Arashiyama Monkey Park and Togetsukyo Bridge.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. There are plenty of excellent places visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours such as Costume Museum. See local and touring talent live on stage at Gion Corner.
Looking for ways to amuse the kids? Be thoroughly entertained at the various child-friendly destinations close by. Take your family to a visit to Kyoto Aquarium, and get a glimpse of some fascinating creatures.
If you love nature and wildlife, visit the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax. Take some time out to enjoy the sunshine at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as Maruyama Park and Shoseien Garden.
Kyoto has some interesting attractions such as Kiyomizu Temple, the Fushimi Inari Shrine and Tenryuji Temple. Wander back through Kyoto’s past by seeing some historic sites, such as Nijo Castle.
Watch much-loved sporting heroes, the Kyoto Sanga FC, take to the field at the iconic Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear purple and white, the colors of the Kyoto Sanga FC.
Finding somewhere convenient to base yourself in Nagaokakyo is a breeze. The Kyoto Royal Hotel & Spa, the Hotel Keihan Kyoto and the Hotel Granvia Kyoto are among the most popular accommodation options here.