Gion Shinmachi

Travel Information

Gion Shinmachi (祗園新町) is located the northern area around Shirakawa river and Shinbashi street. This area is one of the best scenery of Gion. The view of this area is preserved as the important historical buildings. The view of Tatsumi Bridge is one of the best view of Kyoto. Beside the Shirakawa River, there are many established restaurants.

Tourist Info.
There is no parking or public restroom.

0. at Kyoto Station.
1. use city bus 206 or 100 to Gion.
2. walk (10 min.)

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Map around Gion Shinmachi

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Gion Shinmachi

Water of Shirakawa River is coming from Lake Biwa through Kyoto Canal.