Kyoto World Heritage Loop Bus (K'LOOP) / Hop-on Hop-off
- Simple routes, convenient timetable, best choice for exploring Kyoto!
The only bus system of its kind in Kyoto, K'LOOP allows you the freedom to enjoy World Heritage sites and other important cultural spots at your own pace. Enjoy audio guidance while traveling between stops.
Unlimited hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus.
Visit Kyoto's attractive spots.
Travel between spots in comfort!
Fare: One day unlimited entry/exit pass.
Adult 3000 yen. Child 1500 yen. (Audio guide receiver rental fee is included.)
Until the end of January, the fare of an adult is 2500 yen as a campaign price.
(Audio guide receiver rental fee is included.)
Audio guides featuring Kyoto facts and history available in 4 languages (Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean)
English / Chinese / Korean audio receiver rental fee is included above fare as a happy new year present.
- Bus operations
- Reservation here. (English)
- Convenient access to:
Kinkakuji temple (Golden pavilion), Ginkakuji Temple (Silver pavilion), Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Toji Temple, Shimogamo Shrine, Nishihonganji Temple, Nijo Castle
★Important cultural spots
Seimei Shrine, Kitano-temmangu Shrine, Daitokuji Temple, Heian Jingu Shrine, Chion-in Temple, Yasaka Shrine, Kodaiji Temple, Sanjusangendo Temple
Kyoto National Museum, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Nishijin Textile Center, The Kyoto University Museum
Kyoto Station (JR, Shinkansen, Kintetsu, Subway)
Nijojo Station (Subway)
Kitanohakubaicho Station (Keifuku Trains to Arashiyama)
Kitaoji Station (Subway)
Shichijo Station (Keihan Railways to Fushimi Inari and Osaka)
(It takes only 5 minutes to Fushimi Inari Station from Shichijo Station. We recommend you to visit Fushimi Inari after enjoying K'LOOP. Fushi Inari shrine open 24 hours.)
1. Kyoto Station, Hachijo Gate (South Gate) JR, Shinkansen, Kintetsu lines.
2. Shijo Kawaramachi, the heart of the city.
3. Toji Temple, World Heritage.
4. Nishi Honganji Temple, World Heritage.
5. Nijo Castle, World Heritage. Nijojo Station, Subway Tozai(East-West) line.
6. Seimei Jinja Shrine. Nishijin Textile Center.
7. Kitano-temmangu Shrine.
8. Kitanohakubaicho Station, Keifuku trains to Arashiyama.
9. Kinkakuji Temple, Golden pavilion, World Heritage.
11.Kamo-gawa River and Botanical Garden. Kitaoji Station, Subway Karasuma(North-South) line.
12.Shimogamo Shrine and Tadasunomori Forest, World Heritage.
13.Kyoto University and Hyakumanben Chion-ji
14.Ginkakuji Temple, Silver pavilion, World Heritage.
15.Heian Jingu Shrine. The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto. Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art.
16.Chion-in Temple, Maruyama Park and Yasaka Jinja Shrine.
17.Kiyomizu-dera Temple, World Heritage. Kodaiji Temple. Kiyomizu-zaka and Sannei-zaka.
18.Kyoto National Museum. Sanjusangendo Temple. Shichijo Station, Keihan railway to Fushimi Inari and Osaka.
19.Higashi Honganji Temple. Kyoto Yodobashi. JR Kyoto Station, 5 minutes walk.
- Time Table
- Main starting points of your trip
Ticket office: Futaba Book Store
You can start at any Bus Stop.
Tickets can be purchased on the bus.