The Katsura Imperial Villa is in the western location of Katsuragawa who got away from the center of town in Kyoto. The total area is about 69,000 square meters and is the approximately 1.5 times of size of Tokyo Dome. Even Kyoto Gosho Palace the Imperial Household Agency manages, Kyoto Omiya court, Sento-gosho and in Shugaku-in-rikyu are popular in particular.
The garden landscape which makes pure Japan feel and the appearance which calmed down are charm. The Katsura Imperial Villa hands an island of 5 of big and small at a characteristic bridge respectively, and is a garden of a migration way. Natural beauty is condensed into this garden, and you can enjoy yourself through four seasons.
Address: Katsuramisono, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto (GoogleMap)