The murmuring waters of Kibune

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Kibune, refreshing riverside district just outside Kyoto. Kibune is home to the Kifune Shrine, dedicated to the god of water. Cooler than the city, Kibune is a popular summertime getaway for the people of Kyoto. Especially recommended are the kawadoko restaurant platforms set up over the river in the summertime.
Access

  • A 20-minute drive from the hotel

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