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Christopher Fowler wrote a review Mar 2020
177 contributions40 helpful votes
Hidden behind the Arashiyama bamboo forest is this pleasent park for a picnic and great views of the Katsura River, which you can walk down too and along to Togetsukyo Bridge.
Date of experience: February 2020
YTCHENG wrote a review Dec 2019
Hong Kong, China15,504 contributions802 helpful votes
Arashiyama Park had made certain enhancements during the past months, trimming down old trees and widening pathways etc. It was enjoyable to have momiji viewing from top of Arashiyama Park. Photo-takers would desparate their way to make nice photos with red maple leaves as background for their snapshots.…
Date of experience: November 2019
faysie2015 wrote a review Jan 2019
Armidale, Australia671 contributions128 helpful votes
This attraction only cost about $7 Australian and was well worth it - we did the steep walk up the mountain then had a fun time feeding and watching the monkeys - lots of great photo opportunities.
Date of experience: January 2019
Kyoto Hidden Gem wrote a review Dec 2018
Kyoto, Japan3 contributions
The view from the peak of the park was fantastic. I visited there in early December and saw the red maple leaves decorated the mountains. No matter how many tourists wandering in the famous bamboo forest, this spot is always calm and refreshing. Easy access from the bamboo forest, Saga Arashiyama Museum of Arts & Culture and hotel luxury collection Suiran, but no high-heel shoes recommended. Fabulous place to get out of the crowds and feel the breeze! 亀山地区の上から見る保津峡の景色は最高です。観光客で混雑している竹林から10分ほどですが、静かで素晴らしい眺めを楽しむことが出来ます。特に春の桜、秋の紅葉が美しいです。…
Date of experience: December 2018
Frank v wrote a review Oct 2018
Den Dolder, The Netherlands1,098 contributions111 helpful votes
If you have visited Tenyuji Temple and the bamboo forest, go here to escape from all the tourists and enjoy some nice views in this park. Also the view from height over the river valley is wonderful.
Date of experience: September 2018