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Bamboo Forest Street, Kyoto
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Discover one of the most photographed attractions in Kyoto at Bamboo Forest Street. This natural bamboo grove proves that old saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" and attracts throngs of amateur and professional shutterbugs. Take a guided tour of the grounds or simply follow the walkway uphill to a villa built in the traditional style, where you can grab a snack and a hot cup of tea. To visit Bamboo Forest Street and get the most from your holiday in Kyoto, create itinerary details personal to you using our Kyoto trip itinerary planner.
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  • We went there at around midday and it was sunny that time. It is an easy walk and not very long - 10-15 minutes each way . The bamboos are little different than what I used to - they don't have the sm...  more »
  • being right next to one of the most famous Kyoto, is a must visit if you go in there (West of the city). It's very nice but they are just 150 metres from a road of bamboos from 20-25 meters high. I expected more, cool but overrated.
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  • Bamboo forest Arashiyama have also visited many times. Also be sure to take pictures. Also the street many times, reminded me of not falling for our family this time, but once rode.
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