Kyoto (京都市 Kyōto-shi) is the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture in Japan, located in the Kansai region on the island of Honshu. The city, in particular the Kiyomizu-dera temple, appears in the eighth episode of YuruYuri.
Kyoto is considered the cultural capital of Japan and a major tourist destination. It is home to numerous Buddhist temples, Shinto shrines, palaces and gardens. Prominent landmarks include the Kyoto Imperial Palace, Kiyomizu-dera, Kinkaku-ji, Ginkaku-ji and the Katsura Imperial Villa.