Everything you Need to Know about Nakagyo - Kyoto

Located in the central regions of Kyoto, Nakagyo translates as the 'central capital' ward. With the gentle flow of the Kamo River bisecting the area, Nakagyo is a scenic, yet busy neighborhood dense with amazing historic sites such as shrines and temples. The area is also popular with locals for its shopping and entertainment options.

Three of Kyoto’s most beautiful festivals are staged in Nakagyo Ward; the Hollyhock Festival or Aoi Matsuri held in May, the colourful parades of the Gion Matsuri in July and on 22 October the Jidai Matsuri or Festival of the Ages, lights up the streets.

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Nakagyo Travel Guide

Nakagyo Attractions

Nakagyo Attractions A-Z

You will need more than a few days to fully explore all that Nakagyo Ward has to offer. Castles, museums, exquisite Read More...

Nakagyo Restaurants

Nakagyo Restaurants A-Z

Nakagyo is home to hundreds of restaurants, bars and cafes. Whether you are hungry from a day’s shopping or looking for Read More...

Nakagyo Nightlife

Nakagyo Nightlife A-Z

Nakagyo is the centre of nightlife and entertainment in Kyoto. There are a number of large bars frequented by expats Read More...

Nakagyo Shopping

Nakagyo Shopping A-Z

Traditional Japanese items can be found in specialty stores throughout Nakagyo. Japanese tea, fans, even samurai swords Read More...

Nakagyo Map

Nakagyo Map

Our interactive map (and satellite views) displays all available hotels with photos, facilities and guest comments as Read More...


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