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Lake Biwa Canal, Kyoto

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Lake Biwa Canal is located in Kyoto. To visit Lake Biwa Canal on your trip to Kyoto, use our Kyoto trip builder.
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  • April 7, 2017
    Despite the rain, there was a lot of people are seen passing under the Canal there is a splendid brick waterway nanzen-ji Temple, and going to the right, up the slope to the left, hydrophobic was not so much that the water is beautiful (^ ^;
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  • March 26, 2017
    Carpenter Lake Biwa to Kyoto and hung five years completed 0/1890 (1890), with abundant water flowed even now. Have thin flow along the path of philosophy, but here is his shunt of hydrophobic.
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  • March 13, 2017
    Upstream from the elevated waterway nanzen-Ji's masterful Fushimi until varied views downstream. Kyoto City is kamogawa River and East Takase River, it is blending town and river in the Lake Biwa feature I think. Spring and autumn can enjoy views of the fall foliage, such as four seasons.
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  • October 21, 2016
    This waterway connects the biggest lake "Biwa" in Japan and the city of Kyoto. Namely providing water with the city. Very beautiful in Spring with cherry blossoms.
  • June 2, 2017
    Beautiful walking place.
  • December 3, 2015
    A very photogenic spot. Many locals visit here every spring for cherry blossoms. There is a famous temple named Miidera nearby, and the History Museum as well.
  • April 18, 2017
    這裡櫻花季超美,粉色櫻花延水道漫開,從這裡還能遠眺三井寺櫻花,連小狗都停下來賞花真的很浪漫!
  • April 8, 2017
    附近的三井寺值得參訪!三井鐘樓(晚鐘)是琵琶湖八景之一!寺門由德川家康所贈送!

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