Tourist Friendly KYOTO

Tourist Friendly KYOTO

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Kyoto Welcomes Rugby Fans

All the rugby fans of the world need
to truly enjoy Kyoto, Japan

Campaign period 20 Aug - 30 Nov 2019

Restaurants

Tax-free shops

Experience

Trip Ideas

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Restaurants

With its long history as a popular travel destination, Kyoto is home to restaurants with English language menus and English-speaking staff, creating an environment in which visitors can relax and enjoy some incredible drinks and cuisine.Use this website to find special discounts and deals for a variety of restaurants during our rugby campaign!You can recognize participating restaurants by either a "Tourist Friendly Kyoto" sticker, or a "Rugby 'Matsuri' Project 2019" sticker.

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Tax-free shops

Kyoto is home to many shops that offer extraordinary items unique to this historical city, sure to delight visitors from far away. Use this website to find special discounts and deals for many different shops during our rugby campaign! You can recognize participating shops by either a "Tourist Friendly Kyoto" sticker, or a "Rugby 'Matsuri' Project 2019" sticker.

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Experience

Kyoto is a city in which the traditions and culture of Japan remain very much alive. You can enjoy these aspects of the city just by sightseeing, but you'll be able to truly feel these cultural traditions by experiencing them for yourself. Click here to reserve traditional cultural or nature-related activities to enjoy Kyoto even more.

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Trip Ideas

One of the most magical aspect of traveling is often interacting with the locals, or sharing a conversation with someone you meet at a restaurant. To help you find these kinds of encounters and make the most out of your trip to Kyoto, we've put together some suggested routes to help you enjoy the city more.

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Access to Kyoto

See how to get to Kyoto from each of the rugby event locations. You can reach Kyoto from any city in Japan in half a day or less. We hope you'll come visit Kyoto from the rugby stadium soon.

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