Coming to the Shugakuin Imperial Villa is not easy (two trains or buses, then a short walk to the entrance will take you approx. 45m from the station), but definitely worth the effort : a wonderful garden, some exquisite tea houses, and one of the best place for a Momiji-gari visit (red leaves hunting) in late november.
- Touno Sekibutsu no Sato. Pilgrimage to Sekibutsu.
- Daigo-ji Temple.
- Chushojima - Kyoto, the Sake capitol of Japan