Niomon-dori Street (仁王門通)
Niomon-dori Street is a street running east-west through Sakyo Ward, Kyoto City. Two wide lanes from the intersection to Higashioji-dori Street act as a bypass for Sanjo-dori Street. There is a corner lined with cultural facilities north of Okazaki across the Lake Biwa Canal. The street from Higashioji-dori street to Kawabata-dori Street is a narrow one-way street that is a mix of residential and commercial elements.
The name Niomon-dori Street comes from the Nio-mon Gate of Chomyo-ji Temple, located on the street.
Kyoto City Subway
Bus line is not installed.
Kyoto City Railway, the Keage Line used to run from the crossing at Keage to Higashioji-dori Street.
Main Facilities on the Street
Keage Power Plant
Lake Biwa Canal and Keage Incline
Westin Miyako Kyoto (Miyako Hotel)
Nanzen-ji Temple: Keage intersection for the places mentioned above
Kyoto City International Foundation
Kyoto City Zoo: Okazakimichi
Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto: Jingumichi-agaru for the places mentioned above
Kyoto Bunkyo Junior High School/Senior High School: Furukawamachi-dori Street sagaru
Kyoto Municipal Shinto Elementary School: Shin Higashinotoin-dori Street agaru