[Kyoto Handicraft Center]
KHC Great Services
KHC offers wide range of great services for foreign tourists. In our comfortable shop, you can take as much time as you like to see and learn about traditional crafts of Kyoto.
Duty-free!!For your duty-free shopping, you must spend over ¥10,502 at one shop. Please bring your passport and consumption tax will be deducted from the total amount.
Note: following items are not included in the duty-free shopping: FOOD, FILM, BATTERIES and COSMETICS. If you are a foreign resident in Japan, you are not qualified for duty-free shopping. For further information, please feel free to ask at the information desk.
Foreign Currency Accepted!!You don't have to pay in Japanese yen! Major world currencies are accepted at KHC. Traveler's check and major credit cards are accepted too.
Accepted currencies: US $, CAN $, AUS $, NZ $, S $, HK $, EURO, STG, S FRC, S KR, D KR, N KR, THB, KRW.
Money Exchange!!Currency exchange service (from foreign currencies to Japanese yen) is available at each store in KHC.
*Please refer to the previous list of currencies accepted in KHC.
Oversea Shipping!!Your purchasing goods can be sent anywhere in the world (within the area covered by Japan Post Office).
Tourist Information!!In KHC, there is the tourist information center called ‘i Tourist Information Office’ which is cooperated with Japan National Tourists Organization to assist foreign visitors. The center provides information relevant to its local tourist sites.
Internet Access!!While or after enjoying your shopping, you can use English OS computer. Get more information about Kyoto or send email to your family or friends how you enjoy Kyoto!
Handicraft Studio Tour!!
While you are looking around KHC, you can watch real craftsmen working on their special handicrafts. Observe how prominent Kyoto’s traditional handicrafts are made.