Konya Kyoto Japanese Park is a beautifully landscaped and organized Japanese park in Selçuklu district of Konya. There is a lake in the center and paths you can walk around it. There are goldfish in the lake, you can watch these fish from the stone and wooden bridges over the lake or you can relax and chat in the sitting areas such as gazebos by the lake.
It is a place that isolates you from concrete and relaxes you with the sound of water. This park was built to improve the relations between Konya and Kyoto, one of the cities of Japan. There is also a cafe in the park built in the style of Japanese architecture. It is possible to eat and drink something overlooking the lake in this place which serves as a restaurant cafe. Since Kyoto Park is the most beautiful and green area in the region, it has become one of the photo spots for newlyweds. If you come to the park when it is not crowded, you can have a nice visit.
The entrance to Konya Kyoto Japanese Park is free of charge and can be visited every day from 08:00 until 23:00. To get to Konya Kyoto Japanese Park, you need to continue on the street next to Karatay Madrasa from Alaaddin Hill and take the Sille Junction to the Ring Road Street. If you follow Yeni Istanbul Street, you will see the Japanese Kyoto Park on the right. It is 13km (23 minutes) from Alaaddin Tepesi to the Japanese Park. There is a parking lot on the south side of the park where you can park your car.