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My partner and I will be in Kyoto from 9/6-9/8 and we have pulled together the following itinerary. Would love to get in put from folks that have visited.

Questions:
-Are we missing any unique or special sites that you would include?
-Are we trying to do too much?
-We are considering a tea ceremony or Kabuki theater - thoughts?

Day 1
Morning: Southern Higashiyama
Kiyomizu-dera
Chion-in
Kyoto National Musem

Afternoon: Northern Higashiyama
Ginkaku-ji (Silver Pavillion)
Path of Philosophy

Evening: Gion
Stroll and Dinner

Day 2 (full day)
Morning: Nishiki Market

Afternoon: Central Kyoto & Northwest
Imperial Palace
Fushimi-Inari-Taisha (Shinto Shrine Gates)
Kinkaku-ji (Golden Temple)
Ryoan-ji

Day 3
Morning: Arashiyama
Bamboo Forest
Tenryu-ji

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