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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 came to this beautiful place. We find it very peaceful for everyone to take a scroll here. Not many people here and it takes at least half of your day to finished this place. People staying in this...  more »
  • It was a cold day, but match cold with the freshness of the bamboo grove. Enjoy 10 minutes. Tenryu-ji Temple made the photos perfectly. Closer to the bamboo okochi Sanso is shutter. I thought it is good even during the high season, cold day, good weather, people less at might be.
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  • Many people went to 9 o'clock, walk and was very quiet. You could walk around slowly walked toward the nonomiya shrine from Arashiyama station. Organizations seems to bus tours leave the nonomiya Shrine at about 10 o'clock came too early is recommended because started crowded starting
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