Top 3 Places to Party in Kyoto

Top 3 Places to Party in Kyoto

Top 3 Places to Party in Kyoto

Kyoto, a city famous for its serene temples and state of the art architecture, gives a very holy and constricted feeling as you traverse through this side of Japan. Although not high up the charts for its nightlife, Kyoto has some options out there which could really blow up your mind.

Gladly, all the party places in Kyoto are clustered together, thereby serving as a blessing in disguise for party jammers who don't need to make long trips across the city in order to find their groove. So if you seek to make your sundown hours as worthwhile as the days in Kyoto, the following districts are the top 3 places to party in Kyoto:

1. Miyagawacho

One of the biggest entertainment districts in Kyoto, Miyagawacho is a highly sought after place by night owls. Located on the banks of the Kamo River, this neighborhood in Kyoto hosts countless late night bars and clubs that much the enthusiasm of party animals. World Kyoto, one of the more famous party houses, offers drinks and services worth the money. Packed with up- for-a-party folk, this is one gem of a place. After you are done with all the booze and booty shake and still not sated enough, Le’scamoteur bar is another star attraction in the neighborhood, offering the best cocktails in town. Besides this, it is also one of those places that doesn't shut down till 5 in the morning.

2. Gion

Kyoto’s most happening night place, Gion is the biggest stoppage point for spotting geishas. Lined up with a variety of bars and clubs, this is a district in Kyoto which becomes alive after the sun sets. Sake Caliente is known for its live kitchen and mouth watering steak. The best place to celebrate one's triumph over Mt. Fuji, it is inhabited by trekkers, adventurers and everyone who has a ‘war story’ to share! Cafe Bar Gael is another fancy place flocked vastly by smokers and drinkers.

3. Pontocho

Seeking to indulge in the old and traditional party style of the Japanese folk? Pontocho is the place to be. This area in Kyoto lets you experience the most offbeat nightlife, where debauchery is misspelled just about right. Cafe La Siesta, the geekiest bar in town, makes you get uncanny in the company of Mario and Luigi. It is a novelty video game parlour where the grownups get to have a tete-a-tete with their younger selves. Den-en is practically a den for the beer thirty bacchanals! People order beer barrels and kegs to inhabit the place all night long. Atlantis offers a lovely setting by the banks of Kamo river, where in drenching summers, the cold gushes of wind hit give you a soothing coast side feel.

All in all, the party places in Kyoto though are limited but enough to satisfy one’s quench for a happening get away in the company of friends and loved ones.

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