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Arashiyama Sagano Scenic Railway and Hozugawa River Boat Tour from Kyoto Instant Confirmation

Cruising down the Hozu River

Enjoy a cruise down the Hozugawa River

Step into a quieter time as you take a relaxed ride on the Sagano retro train. Enjoy the scenery from the windows and from aboard a boat as you cruise the Hozugawa River before exploring Arashiyama.

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Begin with an easy meeting at Kyoto Station, then relax with a nostalgic train ride followed by an exciting adventure down the river on this full day tour from central Kyoto. At the end of the rides, you will find yourself in scenic Arashiyama, where you will have a bit more than 2 hours to explore the area. From the fast flowing river to green forests and mountains, get closer to the power of nature. Close your eyes for a moment and be serenaded by the birds chirping and the shuffling of leaves. Open your eyes to lush greenery in summer, bright yellow leaves in autumn and silvery scenery in winter, before the cherry blossoms repaint the whole landscape pink in spring.
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Starting time: 09:10 09:30
Starting time: 09:10 09:30
  • 08:55 Check-in at JR Kyoto Station Karasuma Bus Terminal
  • 09:10 Departure from Kyoto Station Bus Terminal
  • Scenic Train Ride (23 min)
    20160802005945_295091286_3077_9 The train ride takes you from Saga Station to Kameoka Station, 7.3km of magnificent scenery. Indulge in a nostalgic ride through Kyoto's picture-perfect natural scenery.
  • Hozugawa River Boat Ride (90 min)
    20160802005945_295091286_3077_9 This is a thrilling boat ride down the Hozugawa River to Arashiyama. Enjoy the surrounding scenery from a different angle!
  • 13:00 Tenryuji Temple and Arashiyama (140 min)
    20160801083356_240463727_3077_9 Relax in the beautiful Arashiyama. Feel the powers of nature at work in this glorious area of rural Kyoto. You can also get a good look at Tenryuji Temple, head temple of a major branch of Zen Buddhism. You can also roam around freely and enjoy lunch in Arashiyama.
  • 16:10-16:30 Tour ends at JR Kyoto Station Karasuma Exit
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  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 7.5 - 8 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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