Welcome to the official portal of Kinukake-no-michi, the historic road that runs through the foothills of northwest Kyoto and links three World Heritage Sites – the temples known as Kinkakuji, Ryoanji, and Ninnaji. This website serves as a gateway to the must-see attractions and sights along Kinukake-no-michi. However, visitors who take the time to venture a little deeper will also discover some of the area’s other cultural, historical and recreational destinations. Enjoy your trip!

Free Wi-Fi Hotspots


KYOTO Wi-Fi is a Wi-Fi service provided by Kyoto City and its partners. Everyone can use it 24 hours a day for free. Please use KYOTO Wi-Fi to enjoy your stay in Kyoto even more.

To use KYOTO Wi-Fi

STEP1: Configure SSID

Select KYOTO Wi-Fi on Wi-Fi setting screen.

STEP2: Login

Launch the internet browser of your smartphone, tablet, laptop or PC. You can access the Internet after accepting the Terms of Service on the login screen.

See all three World Heritage Temples