ICHIZAWA SHINZABURO HANPU - Manufacture & Sales of Canvas Bags



Our shop faces Higashioji Street so please walk towards Yasaka Shrine or Chionin Temple. With Yasaka Shrine behind you, go left and walk for a few minutes and you will see our shop sign, , over our large glass window on your left.

By Train or Bus

[From JR Kyoto Station]

Subway :
Take Karasuma line bound for Kokusaikaikan. Change at Karasuma Oike station to the Tozai line and get off at Higashiyama station. Go out of Exit 2. Higashiyama Sanjo intersection is just ahead on your left. From the intersection, go left and walk for a couple of minutes and you will see our sign on the right.
Bus :
Take bus no. 206 bound for Kitaoji bus terminal from D2 bus stop. Get off at Chionin-mae stop. Walk about 150 meters along the bus route and our shop is on the left.

Note: Depending on traffic conditions, the bus should take from 20 to 30 minutes from Kyoto station to Chionin-mae bus stop.

[Keihan Railway]

About an 8-minute walk from Sanjo station.
About a 10-minute walk from Gion Shijo station.

[Hankyu Railway]

About a 15-minute walk from Kawaramachi station.

By Car

Please note that our shop has no reserved parking space. There are, however, two paid public parking spaces near the shop.


602 Takabatake-cho, Higashiyama-ku
Kyoto, Japan 605-0017
Tel. +81-75-541-0436

Shop Hours


Normally closed on Tuesdays but we will be open on July 16th, August 13th and September 17th & 24th.

Our one and only shop is located in Kyoto, Japan.
Please drop by our shop for the item that is just right for you.
We look forward to welcoming you to our shop.

Please be aware that there is a similar shop on the same street. Please find our shop sign " " over our large glass window.
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Getting here from Gion/Yasaka Shrine

With Yasaka Shrine on your right, go straight past three traffic lights. Our shop is the one with the large glass window and our shop sign "布包" .

  • Face Yasaka Shrine's main entrance and turn left.
  • Go past Gion bus stop and continue straight.
  • Continue across the street past the second set of lights; the gate of Chion-in Temple is on your right.
  • Cross the bridge of Shirakawa River and go past Chion-in bus stop.
  • Continue straight on.
  • You will see our shop sign "" over a large glass window on your left.