- The Arashiyama Bamboo Forest in Kyoto, a favored tourist attraction among LIVE JAPAN readers, invites you to immerse yourself in an enriching cultural experience. Just a brisk 15-minute train ride and an additional pleasant 10-minute walk from Kyoto Station, this serene escape offers a stunning backdrop for unforgettable memories. Opt for a traditional rickshaw ride while adorning a traditional kimono, and revel in the exquisite views of the bamboo groves as you capture timeless photographs. This beautiful locale represents a fusion of Japan's natural splendor and historic traditions.
This magical space is surrounded by lush greenery and the refreshing aroma of bamboo: a thicket that represents Arashiyama. Many movies and TV dramas have been shot on this road. Try taking a stroll down this road at dusk or dawn to experience an even greater atmosphere.
Saga Ogurayama Tabuchiyama Town, Ukyo Ward, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture, 616-8394
- Nearest Station
･ Sagano Sight-seeing Tram
1 minute on foot
- Phone Number
075-213-1717Available languagesonly in Japanese
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