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Ishibe Alley

Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0000, Kyoto Prefecture
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Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0000, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

We found this place while exploring Gion. Nice place to shoot a photo but nothing to really write home about. If you want to see something similar, i would recommend the HIgashima District instead.

1  Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Come here at night, you will be amaze for this place, Narrow, and like you throw back to Edo Era. Taste some food here.

Thank Tegar R
Reviewed 1 November 2015

The stone-paved streets of this little alley are lined with small restaurants and ryokan. There are lovely plantings on many of the walls. It is a peaceful, beautiful detour. I'm glad we found it.

Thank ALT44
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Very beautifuk place in the prettiest neighbouhood of the city. Full of ochayas, just take a look of their openjng times before you go, they close during the day.

Thank Marcelinha
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We loved Kyoto, it just had a good feel to it. The Ishibe Alley was closed whilst we were in Kyoto but we did speak with a local lady that was organising to bring it back to it's former bustling self.

Thank KimMcewan
Reviewed 23 October 2015

We just took this little detour while we were in the area of "Northern Higashiyama". It is a very unique little alley and worth a visit!

Thank ath2011ath
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I love small alleyways especially if they are traditional ones in Kyoto. Just walking down the narrow street without any cars in sight is a delight.

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Someone who lives in Kyoto showed us this little gem. It is very quaint wandering around in this area. If you love history, you would loves these alleys.

Thank boxerdogqld
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Beautiful though turistry.. Very centrally located. Nice to walk around in the morning when its quiet

Thank newyorkscuba400
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We travelled along these alley-ways on our walk between Gion and Kodaiji - great example of old style buildings and the narrow streets from an older era.

Thank JapanCustomTours
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