Hotels in Kurama, Japan

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Kurama overview

Kurama is a friendly locale surrounded by picturesque views of mountains. You'll enjoy the ample dining choices. Learn about local heritage at popular landmarks in the area like Kyoto Imperial Palace and Nijo Castle. Popular attractions like Kiyomizu Temple and Daitokuji Temple are sure to leave an impression. Kurama is an inviting destination that has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Kurama

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Kurama has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Kurama with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Kurama hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Kurama hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Kurama

Fly in to Osaka (ITM-Itami), 29.3 mi (47.1 km) from downtown Kurama. Kobe (UKB) is the next closest major airport, 45.2 mi (72.7 km) away.

What to see around Kurama

Distinguished for its landmarks such as:
  • • Yuki Shrine
  • • Kurama-dera Temple
It's notable for its mountain views and favorite places for nature lovers that include:
  • • Mount Atago
  • • Ponpon Mountain
Some top sights in the area include:
  • • Kyoto Imperial Palace
  • • Nijo Castle
  • • Kiyomizu Temple
  • • Daitokuji Temple
  • • Ryoanji Temple

When to visit Kurama

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 61°F day, 34°F night
  • April-June: 85°F day, 45°F night
  • July-September: 92°F day, 62°F night
  • October-December: 77°F day, 36°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 10.59 inches
  • April-June: 12.09 inches
  • July-September: 13.50 inches
  • October-December: 9.45 inches