Are you at a loss as to choose souvenirs for your family, lover, friends end even for yourself? Here are some recommendations that we have made for you!
No.1 Stuffed Doll of Japanese Giant Salamander
Let’s make your way to Kyoto Aquarium for the spectacular fish swimming in a huge tank and the cute dolphin show. Don’t forget to take this lovely Japanese giant salamander doll with you. Japanese giant salamanders used to be seen throughout Japan, but they are currently endangered to distinct because of overfishing. However, you may have a chance to meet actual one alongside the Kamo River!
|Opening Hours||10am to 8pm|
|Fee||Adults JPY 2,050 (USD 17.09) Kids JPY 1,000 (USD 8.34)|
|Address||Kyoto, Shimogyo-Ku, Kankiji-Cho, 35-1|
|Price of the doll||XXL (170cm) JPY 25,720 (USD 214.76), L (55cm) JPY 2,060 (USD 17.20), S (20cm) JPY 930 (USD 7.75)|
No.2 Sugar Confectionery
Do you have sweet tooth? If you do, you must check out these sugar confectionery stores in Kyoto. They are not only tasty but also cute! And they are easy to carry, and you don’t have to warry that they might be crushed during the long flight in your luggage.
|Opening Hours||10am to 5pm|
|Regular Holidays||Wednesdays, 4th Tuesdays|
|Address||Kyoto, Sakyo-Ku, Yoshida Izumidono-Cho, 38-2|
|Opening Hours||10am to 6pm|
|Address||Kyoto, Kamigyo-Ku, Teramachi-Dori Marutamachi Noboru, Shimtomi-Cho, 307|
|Opening Hours||10:30am to 7pm|
|Regular Holidays||Subject to change|
|Address||Kyoto, Shimogyo-Ku, Ayanokoji Tomikoji Higashi Iru, Shioya-Cho 69|
No.3 Tenugui, Japanese textile
Tenugui is a type of traditional Japanese towels which you can use in various ways, such as for wrapping things, wearing around the neck like a scarf and covering heads like a headband. Go to tenugui stores and find your favorite pattern from thousands of designs!
|Opening Hours||11am to 8pm|
|Address||Kyoto, Nakagyo-Ku, Shinkyogoku-Dori Shijo Noboru, Nakanomachi, 579-8|
|Opening Hours||11am to 7pm|
|Address||Kyoto, Nakagyo-Ku, Muromachi-Dori Aneyakoji Kudaru, Ennogyojacho, 358|
No.4 Japanese Tea
Get some from traditional Kyoto tearooms so that you won’t miss Japanese tea after backing to your country! Do you feel lazy to make Japanese tea? Don’t worry, they offer tea bags as well!
|Opening Hours||9am to 6pm (Instore cafe open from 10am to 6pm)|
|Regular Holiday||New Year 1st to 3rd January|
|Address||Kyoto, Nakagyo-Ku, Teramachi Nijo Noboru|
No 5 Local Favorite Cosmetics
These two makeup stores are pretty popular in Kyoto. From Yojiya, you must get their aburatorigami, facial oil blotting paper as this is the best-selling item of them. Other items are of good quality as well, so why not go to one of their stores and try some on? And, at Chidoriya, you can have a wide range of makeup items which are gentle to skin and made of all natural ingredients. Maiko and Geiko also favor their products.
Yojiya’s oil blotting paper
Chidoriya’s facial soap
|Opening Hours||11am to 7pm|
|Address||Kyoto, Nakagyo-Ku, Shinkyogoku Hanaasobikoji|
Shops are also found in Gion, Sanjo, Kiyomizu and so on.
|Opening Hours||9am to 6pm|
|Address||Kyoto, Sakyo-Ku, Jodoji Kami Minamidacho, 65-1|
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