Ishibe Alley
Ishibe Alley
Ishibe Alley
Ishibe Alley Ishibe Alley Ishibe Alley


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A narrow, cobblestone street with an old-fashioned charm that has made it a popular spot for movie shoots. The increase of people has resulted in hotels and restaurants starting business along the road. At night, beautiful lanterns bathe the streets in their soft, warm light.

  • Address

    463-14 Shimokawabara-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto

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  • Entry fee


  • Opening Hours


  • Closed


  • Website


  • Best Season

    All year

  • Point

    A lantern with the words "Ishibekoji Alley" written on it marks the entrance. Pay attention, as the alley is really small and easy to miss.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    Get off at Kawabara-cho Station on the Hankyu line and walk towards the east for about 15 minutes.

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