Shijo Omiya Vacation Packages
Nishiki Market, Kyoto and Kamigyo, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Shijo Omiya has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that make great places to visit. Explore, admire and be amazed in the various museums such as Costume Museum, the Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts and the Nishijin Textile Center. If you love everything to do with art, check out the local artwork and other exhibits at the Hosomi Art Museum and the Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art. Book seats for some of the exciting theater, dance and music shows at Gion Corner and Kyoto Kaikan.
Looking for some fun for the kids? Keep them entertained at some of the child-friendly in the area. Experience some of the Earth’s most remarkable creatures at the Kyoto Municipal Zoo.
If the weather is good, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Keen gardeners love to visit places like Maruyama Park, the Kyoto Imperial Park and Shoseien Garden. There is a charming atmosphere here and well-designed gardens.
Visitors to the Shijo Omiya area should go and see Kiyomizu Temple, Doshisha University and Nanzenji Temple. Kyoto features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; don’t miss Nijo Castle, the Sento Imperial Palace and the Kyoto Imperial Palace.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after a busy day discovering the charming streets of Shijo Omiya, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Kyoto Royal Hotel & Spa, the Hotel Granvia Kyoto, or the Hotel Monterey Kyoto.