In time for the spring tourist season, Kyoto City and the City Tourism Association will open a temporary baggage storage facility at Kyoto Station Plaza (Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto City) for five days, March 20-22 and March 30-31, 2024. As part of the measures to combat overtourism, the aim is to alleviate congestion on city buses by bringing in large luggage. Advance reservations are accepted.

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