Kyoto 京都 kyōto served as japan s capital and the emperor s residence from 794 until 1868 it is one of the country s ten largest cities with a population of 1 5 million people and a modern face. This pamphlet covers not only the city of kyoto but also kyoto prefectures such as higashiyama west kyoto ohara uji and fushimi as well as nara kobe and himeji.
The above map represents the four main islands of japan hokkaido honshu kyushu shikoku and okinawa.
Map of japan showing kyoto. Airports castles embassies main roads museums parks schools temples and shrines hospitals railway bus and subway stations. Kyoto 京都 use this scrollable city street map of kyoto to find. Satellite view showing kyoto capital city of kyoto prefecture in japan the city is located at the foot of mount atago in the kansai region nestling in a valley in the eastern part of a mountainous landscape known as the tamba highlands in the central part of the island of honshu japan s largest and most populous island.
Because of the language barrier and more in japan it is very difficult to interact with the locals and to get off the tourist track. Below is basically a kyoto travel planning map. Maps of japan s cities.
Click the map and drag to move the map around. Over the centuries kyoto was destroyed by many wars and fires but due to its exceptional historic value the city was dropped from the list of target cities for the atomic bomb and escaped. From hectic tokyo and temple laden kyoto to the tropical beaches of okinawa japan is a captivating mix and whether you want to seek out the best sushi around tsukiji visit cutting edge galleries in kanazawa or explore the stunning alpine region of central honshū use our map of japan below to get to grips with one of the world s most intriguing countries.
They come from many different sources. Kyoto city official travel guide. There are places you can walk around kyoto too.
The map can be downloaded printed and used for coloring or educational purpose like map pointing activities. The above map represents the main islands of japan an island country in east asia. Use the map to plan your japan trip itinerary for one day in kyoto 2 days in kyoto or 5 days in kyoto or even a cherry blossom photo walk in the spring.
Japan directions location tagline value text sponsored topics. A map that can be checked by the entire kyoto prefecture english kyoto guide book. On this page you can find a collection of maps of various districts of kyoto to be downloaded and eventually printed.
Map of kyoto and travel information about kyoto brought to you by lonely planet. Be sure to play around with the map. You can customize the map before you print.