Pocket Kyoto & Osaka 1

Author(s): Kate Morgan; Lonely Planet Publications Staff; Rebecca Milner

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Lonely Planet Pocket Kyoto & Osaka is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Get a panoramic view of Kyoto at Ginkaku-ji, catch a glimpse of geishas in the Gion district, or amble through the streets of Amerika-Mura;all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Kyoto & Osaka and begin your journey now


Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Kyoto & Osaka:



  • Full-colour maps and images throughout

  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests

  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots

  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices

  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss

  • Free, convenient pull-out Kyoto map (included in print version), plus more than 10 colour neighbourhood maps

  • User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time

  • Covers Downtown Kyoto, Central Kyoto, Southern Higashiyama, Arashiyama & Sagano, Kita, Minami and more.


The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Kyoto & Osaka , a colorful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximize a quick trip experience.



  • Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends both popular and offbeat experiences, and extensively covers all of Kyoto's neighbourhoods? Check out Lonely Planet Kyoto guide.

  • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet Japan guide for a comprehensive look at all the Japan has to offer.


About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. The world awaits


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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781786576552
  • : Lonely Planet Publications
  • : Lonely Planet Publications
  • : August 2017
  • : 153mm X 106mm
  • : Ireland
  • : August 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 184
  • : 915.2183404512
  • : 915.2183404512
  • : English
  • : English
  • : Kate Morgan; Lonely Planet Publications Staff; Rebecca Milner
  • : Kate Morgan; Lonely Planet Publications Staff; Rebecca Milner
  • : Total Colour Pages
  • : 817
  • : Total Colour Pages
  • : 817
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 184