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Kamogawa River

Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
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Small-group Kyoto Walking Tour including Traditional Japanese Snacks and Drinks
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Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
City Center
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The river that runs through Kyoto. Although a lot of rivers runs through Japanese cities this one is a bit exceptional because it forms part of social life in the city. Downtown, in the Pontocho area, a lot of restaurants border the banks of the...More

Thank olafoomes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful to admire lots of restaurants along its banks. Great for an evening meal in summer. You can also do lots of bird watching and fish wtching. so clean like or the rivers and streams that flow through Kyoto.

Thank Vivien2223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This river had so many spots to just sit and enjoy the view and I could spend hours here just people watching!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely views and worth a visit and walk along. Very pretty area and a contrast to tokyo so you see a different location in Japan

Thank Worldtraveller250517
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to walk along, beautiful scenery and would highly recommend when in Kyoto. Beautiful in the evening, as the city lights turn on.

Thank Globetrotter5389
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very picturesque, with statue of first Kabuki "actress". We met our tour guide and group and had a wonderful walking tour (well worth the tip we gave.)

Thank momdaughter2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to refresgh yourself from many people after the dinner. Especially Kojinguchi and up the riverside.

Thank kayoko t
Reviewed July 7, 2017

just sitting here and eat luch box. satch the river... peoples are sitting herewith their girls/ boys friend. good if is sunshine.

Thank albertosR7320AZ
Reviewed July 2, 2017

We first noted Kamo River when we saw the imprint on a beautiful paperback…. A little homework revealed that it was the renowed鴨川 Kamo-gawa. We purposely dropped by to have a physical look in our trip to Kyoto/Gion.. From the Sanjo Dori ( road/bridge), one...More

Thank J&S_Singapore
Reviewed July 1, 2017

If you like morning runs, Kamogawa river is the prefect location. No traffic, few tourists, long runs and the wonderful noise of the water. Highly recommended.

Thank HelmutsFoodPorn
City Center
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
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