About Daiei-dori shopping street
Daiei-dori shopping street is a shopping district in the vicinity of Horinouchi-cho Uzumasa Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi. From east to Arashiyama Electric Railway Uzumasa station west to the vicinity of Arashiyama Electric Railway Katabiranotsuji. Daiei-dori shopping street began with the postwar night shop street and developed together with the Daiei Kyoto Studios.
On the street there is a demonic statue that is a hero of “Great Demonic Trilogy”, and there are stylish eating places that are likely to be used for movie shooting.
Daiei-dori shopping street photos
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Photographer: Hiroki Iwata
17-70, Uzumasa Katsuragahara-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
|Daiei-dori Shopping Street Promotion Association
|31 Tanukido Bookstore, Uzumasa Horigauchi-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
|best time to see
|Night stalls, summer festivals, etc. (see URL below)
Keifuku Electric Railway Arashiyama Line
Subway Tozai Line
Recommended places to visit in conjunction with
Koryu Temple is a Shingon sect temple located in Uzumasa, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-city. There are aliases such as Hachioka Temple, Hatanokimi Temple, Uzumasa Temple, etc., and also called Uzumasakoryu Temple.
The official name of the Kaikonoyashiro Shrine is Konoshima-ni-Masu-Amateru-Mitama Shrine. It is also known as Kijima Shrine. The shrine has long been worshipped as a god of praying for rain, and is known for the unusual three-pillar torii gate on the shrine grounds.
From my house, I took the Kyoto municipal subway to Uzumasa Tenjingawa station, then I changed trains to Arashiyama railroad(common name:Randen) and arrived at Arashiyama station. It took long time. Arashiyama is very famous among foreigner tourist, and many of them are European people and Chinese people.