Vegetarian's Japan Guide

Kyoto Prefecture


The Top Hidden Gems in Kyoto that Is Worth Visiting

Kyoto, a city filled with Buddhist temples, palaces, and Shinto shrines, is Japan’s cultural capital and has become a major tourist destination worldwide. But did you know that in addition to the capital city of Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture has a plethora of hidden gems off the beaten path? Here are some of our favorites!


Kameoka – The Must-Visit City in Kyoto Next to Arashiyama

If Arashiyama is on your itinerary for your next trip to Japan, then we would suggest you consider visiting Kameoka as well. After all, it would be a shame if you didn’t get to board the Sagano Scenic Railway (嵯峨野観光鉄道) at the end of the bamboo forest!