Saga Toriimoto (嵯峨鳥居本)

Saga Toriimoto(嵯峨鳥居本) is an area of preserved traditional buildings in northwest Kyoto. Beautiful, mossy thatched roofs top old machiya(町屋/町家), traditional townhouses and tea shops in quiet neighborhoods. There are some quality old restaurants here serving delicious, hot tofu(湯豆腐) meal sets in a very traditional manner.