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Arashiyama, Yunohana, Kitaku, Nagaokakyo Area

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One-Day. Adashino = Arashiyama

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Points of Interest

Arashiyama ia known for its beautiful natural surroundings. Walking along this course, you'll enjoy thye beauty of the Togetukyo Bridge, a very quaint bridge. and Bamboo Tunnel.

You'll see some old thatched cottages dot around Togetu-kyo Bridge.

Cruising this area by Jinrikisha or rickshaw is great fun.
Ebisuya:
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Restaurants

Many delicious restaurants in this Arashiyama area.

Gyatei: Kyoto local dishes. Phpne:075-862-2411
http://arashiyama-gyatei.com/

 


Souvenirs

Kotokiki-chaya: Sweet rice cake with cherry blossom flavor. Phone:075-861-0184

Okamoto Yuraku: Persimmon shaped bells make unique souvenirs to take home. Phone:075-882-1153

 

Oimatsu: Japanese sweets shop since Muromachi era(14th century). Phone:075-881-9033


Attractions

In summer you can see cormorant fishing, one of Japanese unique ways of fishing.

Scenery of Arashiyama chenges from season to season. You can enjoy the beauty of the Togetukyo Bridge which spans the Oi River all year around. In summer you can see cormorant fishing, one of Japanese unique ways of fishing,.

 

 

Bamboo Tunnel
Bamboo Tunnel
Tenryu-ji Temple
Tenryu-ji Temple

Adashino Nenbutu-ji Temple
Built in 1712.

Over 8,000 small stone statues on the grounds.

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Gio-ji Temple

Thatched temple.

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Nison-in Temple

Built around mid 9th century. Maple trees lined up on the approach to the temple is a must-see in autumn.

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Jojakko-ji Temple

Famous for turning leaves of its maple trees.

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Bamboo Tunnel
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Tenryu-ji Temple
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