Visit Nijo Castle, the Kyoto Residence of the Tokugawa Shogun built in 1603. Visit Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto's most popular temple is home to the Golden Pavilion. See Kyoto Imperial Palace; the residence of the Imperial family until the capital was relocated to Tokyo in 1868. Continue to Sanjusangendo, a 13th century long wooden hall housing all 1,001 statues of Kannon or Bodhisattva (Goddess of Mercy). Visit Kiyomizu-dera, a group of several Buddhist temples in Eastern Kyoto located on a steep hill with sweeping views over the city. Lunch is included.