Travel area guide in West Japan

Shopping & Gourmet Spots in the Kyoto Area

Shopping Mall Kyoto Porta

*Information is current as of 12/01/2015. (MM/DD/YYYY)


The underground shopping mall Porta directly linked to Kyoto Station is a congregating point for some 120 shops, including fashion boutiques, restaurants and Kyoto souvenir retailers. In fact, this mall is packed with Kyoto shops, such as famous cafes, long-established stores dealing in teas, confectionaries and pickles. In this shopping precinct there is no worry about the weather as you shop and dine. Indeed, in this mall, garments, famous brands of pharmaceutical and cosmetic products as well as many gifts can be purchased tax-free. And, there are free Wi-Fi, storage lockers, free-of-charge power sockets and freshening up spaces, too.

Kyoto souvenirs / Porta Dining

Recommended Restaurants & Cafés

Ginza Hageten (tempura specialist) / Okonomiyaki Machiya (Okonomiyaki) / Inoda Coffee (café)

Recommended tax-free shops

Recommended tax-free shops

*Photos are for illustration only.

List of tax-free stores


Business hours
< Shopping & Services >10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
*up to 9:00 p.m. on Fri & Sat
< Porta Dining (Cafés & Restaurants) >7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
< Kyoto Souvenirs & Foods >10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
*up to 9:00 p.m. on Fri & Sat
Installed with ATMs that accommodate overseas brands of cash cards.
Open 5:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Open throughout the year
Spot information
Wi-Fi supportWi-Fi support
Credit card settlementCredit card settlement
Ginren card settlementGinren card settlement
Tax freeTax free (Some only)
Foreign-language floor mapForeign-language floor map (English, Chinese, Korean)
Currency exchangeCurrency exchange×
Door-to-door deliveryDoor-to-door delivery (Some only)
InterpretingInterpreting (Information)
ICOCA® acceptedICOCA® accepted (with exceptions)

Shopping Mall Kyoto Porta Official Website

Kyoto Area

Shopping & Gourmet Spots in the Kyoto Area

kyoto & shiga

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