Have you ever been to Kyoto? Therefore, What are the best Kyoto souvenirs?
Kyoto was once a city that flourished as the capital of Japan for more than 1,000 years. From the end of the Edo era to the emperor’s move to Tokyo, the Empire has built a lot of history as a place of residence for Japanese royalty. Therefore, there are many historical buildings in Japan, and it is very important to enjoy Japanese culture.
Unlike Tokyo and other world-leading cities, Kyoto makes you feel like you’ve slipped back in time in Japan’s past. So, there are many famous souvenirs in Kyoto.
Today I selected 5 of them.
5 Best Kyoto Souvenirs
- Kyoto Holding fan
- Kyoto black Thunder or Kitkad
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There are many stores to buying it in Kyoto. So, Here is one store in Kyoto station.
The average price is about 1000-6000 yen.
Yatsuhashi is the most famous food in Kyoto. Everyone buys it for souvenirs.
Therefore, A type of hard-baked rice cracker made by mixing rice flour, sugar, and Nikki (meat cinnamon, cinnamon) and steaming to make the thinly stretched dough. Kyoto is a traditional Japanese sweet and Yabashi is famous as a Japanese conviction.
You can buy everywhere in Kyoto.
Know more the History of Yatsuhashi→https://www.8284.co.jp/foreigners/en.pdf
Kyoto is dotted with many shrines and temples.
So you’ve probably seen many talismans sold.
Amulets often come in bags, and moreover each amulet has a different meaning.
Popular as a souvenir of Japan.
Basically, it can only be purchased at shrines and temples, so if you go there, try purchasing it as a souvenir.
2. Kyoto black Thunder or Kitkad
Kyoto is a famous place to produce Japanese tea. You can enjoy Kyoto tea which calls Uji-cha if you travel there. Therefore, there are many collaborative souvenirs.
For example, Collaborate with KitKat or Blackthunder which is a famous Japanese chocolate snack company.
Actually, You can buy those everywhere in Kyoto.
1. Kyoto Holding fan
So, If you know Japanese culture, you may probably know the Japanese holding fan which is called “sense” in Japanese.
Therefore, The Kyoto holding fan is Painted Japanese traditional pictures. It looks like really beautiful looks and many people buy it for souvenirs.
Thank you for reading my blog. Kyoto is really wonderful place in Japan. I hope you can enjoy travel there.