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Nishiki Market, Kyoto

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Browse the meticulously organized stalls of Nishiki Market, Kyoto's famous traditional shopping street. The iconic marketplace for centuries supplied the Kyoto residents with fresh produce, seafood, kitchenware, and other food-related items used in the local cuisine. Enjoy the sights and smells as you pass by more than a hundred stalls, each stacked with colorful vegetables, fragrant teas, or freshly caught fish. Sample some of the local snacks and specialties, or sit down at a store-adjacent restaurant and try a traditional dish. Put Nishiki Market at the forefront of your travel plans using our Kyoto trip builder website .
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  • Look in several Favorites in the inside does not have time every time. Name of the shop, where the tourist famous, off the beaten path and I think.
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  • In every city I like to go to their market, fairs, because it is authentic and full of local culture, tournament city has the kitchen of Kyoto, want to go to the market, you must come here to see, there are fresh food, buy the authentic, from (Subway four station walk three minutes, very convenient, generally from nine to six hours of business, So the early bird has a worm to eat!
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  • Stage reports a bit from all guides so very crowded: in addition to so many Japanese tourists. There are nicer around corners and especially more livable.
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