Oct. 05, 2018 UPDATE
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A Department Store Focusing on the Latest Fashion Full of Japanese Brands Appealing for Both Domestic and International Shoppers
Fujii Daimaru is located at walking distances from 3 train stations. It is about 2 minutes from Hankyu Kawaramachi Station, 5 minutes from Keihan Gion Shijyo Station, and 5 minutes from Subway Shijyo Station making Fujii Daimaru a very accessible department store. The stores inside the department store mostly targets people in their 20s to 40s both men and women. Appealingly, the tax refund for overseas visitors in Fujii Daimaru is 8%. A full refund of tax is not common as many stores charge a fee. This department store is highly recommended for anyone who is interested in Japanese Fashion Brands.
7th Floor Fashion Area
Fashion area consists of Japanese fashion designer brands such as COMME des GARÇONS and traditional brands like Yoshida Kaban. Also loved by many visitors from overseas, multiple brands line up on floors of Fujii Daimaru. The outline of the shops makes shopping very easy.
1st Floor Fashion Area
One of the stores in the line-ups of the first floor is a Japanese brand called BEAMS. At BEAMS, you may be able to find a Kyoto-only limited t-shirt for sale. Besides clothes, you can also find stores selling organic cosmetics, aroma oils, and herbal teas. It is a great idea to visit Fujii Daimaru to search for relaxation items if you become tired after touring around Kyoto.
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B1 Floor Food Area
If you decide to not have any plans to go out to a restaurant for dinner, how about look for something in the bottom floor food area? You can enjoy some Japanese food right at your hotel by buying some fresh sushi from here. This underground floor is very easy to access since it’s connected to train stations through underground passageway.
How to buy
You can get 8% tax refund. Tax refund counters are in 1st floor and 7th floor.
- Shopping Tips -
English/Chinese brochure are available in front of the entrance containing helpful information.