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The Best Scenic Walking Areas in Japan

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Scenic walking areas in Japan

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    Arashiyama , Kyoto
    4.3
    For centuries a source of respite and escape, Arashiyama offers a glimpse of natural beauty outside of Kyoto. The district has a variety of o
    Tours from $46
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    Gion , Kyoto
    4.1
    Step back in time into Gion, a neighborhood in Kyoto that dates back to the Middle Ages. At the foot of the Yasaka shrine, locals developed t
    Tours from $12
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    Himeji Castle , Himeji
    4.5
    A World Heritage Site, Himeji Castle represents the largest structure of its kind in Japan. Constructed in the 14th century, the grandiose ca
    Tours from $52
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    Matsumoto Castle , Matsumoto
    4.5
    Visit the 16th century complex of Matsumoto Castle, one of Japan's most renowned landmarks, nicknamed "Crow Castle" because of its dark facad
    Tours from $59
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    Ritsurin Garden , Takamatsu
    4.5
    Built during the nation's feudal period, Ritsurin Garden remains one of the most popular green spaces in the region. More than a century of w
    Tours from $53
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