Discover Uda

Soak up some culture at some world-class historical temples or visit the stunning Thousand Year Cherry Blossom Tree at Butsuryu-ji Temple. 

Things to see and do

FAQs

Getting around in Uda

The easiest way to get around in Uda is by car, since many of the major sights and attractions are not accessible by public transportation.
If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from one of the bigger cities in the vicinity. You can check-out our listings for car rentals nearby, in the FAQ menu below. 
 

Getting to Uda

How long to stay in Uda

We recommend staying here for about one day. 
 

Hotels in Uda

Flights to Uda

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Day trips from Uda

Lake Biwa has something for everyone: swimming, kayaking, sailing, wind surfing or enjoying a boat cruise on the lake.  Visit the local shrines, temples and museums or go for a ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 61.55

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Minoo is a city just north of Osaka which boasts one of the oldest parks in Japan. Minoo Park contains walking trails, temples and the famous Minoo Falls waterfall.  Along ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 62.21

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Yunoyama is historical hot spring town with traditional inns. Many of which open their hot springs to day visitors.  Take a cable car up to the mountains and be delighted by the ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 64.82

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Ohara is just a little bit outside of Kyoto center, but offers several  impressive temples in a much more natural and serene setting.

Travel time:

Distance, km: 67.54

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Kurama is famous for its temples, hot springs and abundance of nature. Some of the most impressive historical temples in all of Japan can be seen here. 

Travel time:

Distance, km: 69.05

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