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Togetsukyo, Kyoto
(3.7/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Designed specifically as an unobtrusive crossing point, Togetsukyo not only spans the river but also offers sweeping views of the lush valley surroundings. Finished in 1934, the bridge features an unassuming and simplistic design of stilts and railings, and draws plenty of visitors thanks to its wide-open panoramas. You can cross the bridge to enjoy the vista, or look down into river waters to spot schools of koi fish. Keep in mind that cars use the bridge as well, so be conscious of traffic while taking photographs. To visit Togetsukyo and other attractions in Kyoto, use our Kyoto travel itinerary maker.
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  • Wow what a heavy person on Sunday leaves... On par with didn't want to go down. River birds had gracefully. Pictures of autumn leaves. When the backlight or couldn't work. Sorry hungry when I wonder?
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  • As well as Arashiyama togetsu-Kyo takes over the Katsura River's, a symbol of Kyoto's. Bicycle across the togetsu-Kyo, get off at station on the Hankyu Arashiyama is exhilarating. Take a look at try.
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  • 來到這裡當然是去走走公園,有很多古建築。走到這條橋上,會感受到大自然的美,如小鳥,樹森,還有清浙的河流,加上寧靜的聲音,別有一番風味。真的要來來才感覺它的美。