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Climate of Kyoto

Climate of KyotoKyoto is known for its unique climate and weather.
September is late summer and is the other best season along with spring to visit Kyoto. Mild and sunny weather prevails on most days.
The average temperature in Kyoto is 24.1 degrees Celsius, and humidity is 68 percent in September. It is a very nice climate to visit.

Optional Tour

There are many places where you can enjoy Japanese cultural experiences in Kyoto. The traditional culture of Japan can be experienced in the many temples and cultural sites. The representative experiences include Tea Ceremony, Flower Arrangement, Kimono/Yukata Wearing, and Zen Meditation. Please check the following sites for more information.

Optional Tour<Experiences and Tours>

http://kyoto.travel/en/planyourvisit/experiencetour

  • Tea Ceremony
  • Traditional Crafts
  • Dressing up as a Samurai or Maiko etc.
Optional Tour<Entertainment and Tourist Attractions>

http://kyoto.travel/en/thingstodo/entertainment

  • Geisha and Strolling Around Kagai
  • Kabuki Theater and Kaomise etc.
Optional Tour<Experience of Maiko, and Kimono Rental>

http://www.yumekoubou.info/english/

  • Maiko plan
  • Geisha plan etc.
JTB SUNRISE TOURS<JTB SUNRISE TOURS>

https://www.jtb.co.jp/shop/itdw/info/e/index.asp

  • Kyoto 1-Day Tour from Kyoto
  • Kyoto Morning Tour from Kyoto
  • Kyoto Maiko Plan & Kimono Rental at Kyoto Tower etc.

Currency Exchange

You can exchange Japanese yen from US dollar in the Kyoto International Conference Center. Please exchange money with other currencies by bank. Banks are open only on weekdays.