We have created a special website to provide you excellent recommendations and other information to enjoy the colors of the autumn trees in Osaka, Kyoto and Shiga. Because the trees change colors at different times, check here for the latest updates before setting out.
From the end of October to the end of November is the short koyo season, when maple trees turn to brilliant shades of red. Appreciating the beauty of koyo is just as popular as viewing cherry blossoms is in spring.
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.
- 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.
- October 1, 2019
- On October 1, 2019 the names (official and common names) of 2 stations affiliated with Keihan Railway (both train and cable car) will be changed.
- September 18, 2019
- Using the Sento in Kyoto: An introduction to public bathhouses along the Keihan and Eizan Railway lines
Due to the Japanese consumption tax rate revision on October 1, 2019, actual prices may differ from the prices written on this website.