Shimogyo Vacation Packages
While staying in Shimogyo, why not spend a few hours exploring colorful neighborhoods like Nishiki Market, Kyoto and Central Kyoto.
There are many interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Shimogyo. Step inside the many galleries and collections such as Costume Museum. Culture vultures can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as Gion Corner.
If you are travelling with kids, you’ll make their day if you take them to the child-friendly attractions nearby. Admire many kinds of fascinating creatures at Kyoto Aquarium.
If you are into nature, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. On a sunny day, visit Maruyama Park and Shoseien Garden, one of the places where families can escape the crowds.
If you're a sports fan, you’ll enjoy seeing local legends, the Kyoto Sanga FC, doing battle at Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium. On match days follow the procession of purple and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs for a post-game drink.
For a real taste of Shimogyo, think about booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Take your pick from the Kyoto Royal Hotel & Spa, the Hotel Keihan Kyoto, or the Hotel Granvia Kyoto.
Accommodation in Shimogyo
Securing a booking for a friendly hotel is is of the essence if you want a relaxing vacation. You can browse a wide range of Shimogyo hotels on Expedia's easy-to-use lodging deals page.
The Traditional Kyoto Inn serving Kyoto cuisine IZUYASU, at 272 Sasaya-cho, and the Shoubuan Machiya Residence Inn, at 240 Eiyoji-cho Takatsuji Aburakoji, are both fine examples of high-ranking hotels in Shimogyo. If you want to see what the budget options are like, the Tazuru, at 179-1 Minoyacho, and the Zeniya-An, at 247 Zeniya-Cho, Shimogyo-Ku, are good to look into too.