Many entertainment venues in Kyoto will help to diversify the rich excursion program; anyone could find a place to stay at his liking. Travelers coming to vacation with kids are sure to visit the Kyoto Zoo. Its spacious enclosures became home to hundreds of animals; many pets were brought to the zoo from distant exotic countries. The city has great parks and entertainment that appeal not only for young travelers, but also for their parents. Near the downtown Toei Kyoto Studio park is located. It serves visitors every day and prepares a lot of interesting entertainment for them.
Awaji World Park is located in suburbs, but this fact hasn’t affected a huge number of visitors. Locals and tourists who want to try out the most incredible rides in action are coming here. Travelers that aren’t indifferent to the races should visit Kyoto Horse Racetrack. You can make a bet and try your luck, or just watch the exciting competition.
Fans of shopping will enjoy Kyoto; the best places for their hobby will be Shin-Kyogoku, Kawaramachi and Teramati streets. There are shops and shopping pavilions for all tastes; shopping centers where you can buy items made of porcelain and ceramics are particularly popular. Nishiki Market, where you can buy exotic delicacies and traditional sweets, is good for foodstuff.