New Year in Japan
New Year is the most celebrated event of the year. The most popular activities are visits to shrines and temples and the eating of foods prepared specially for the new year. Come out and join the fun with Keihan!
Using the Sento in Kyoto: An introduction to public bathhouses along the Keihan and Eizan Railway lines
Bathing at the sento, or public bathhouse, is a time-honored tradition in Japan. Unlike hot springs, which are common in outlying areas in Japan, sento are located in towns and have long been an important part of daily life, where they offered a forum for community interaction as well as a good soak.
Learn about convenient bus services, including the limousine buses that connect Kyoto and Kansai International Airport.
Here we give our recommendations for hotels in Kyoto, Osaka and Shiga.
Learn about sightseeing and other leisure activities, including a cruise on Osaka Bay.
Shopping and Dining
Along the Keihan rail lines, there are shopping malls, restaurants and lots of other great places to visit. Check out our suggestions.
- January 31, 2020
- Information Regarding Tourist Information Centers has been Posted
- November 6, 2019
- Added PDF document about autumn colors on the Keihan Railway
- October 21, 2019
- We have added a link where you can see the latest information about this year's autumn colors to our home page and our Autumn Colors page.
Due to the Japanese consumption tax rate revision on October 1, 2019, actual prices may differ from the prices written on this website.