Arashiyama Bamboo Forest Kyoto Japan

“Panoramic Enchantment of Arashiyama Bamboo Forest Kyoto Japan”

Among the attractions of Kyoto city, Arashiyama bamboo forest is one of the favorite destinations for tourists both from within and outside the country. This bamboo forest is one of the spots that often appears on national TV shows in Japan.

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove is a bamboo grove with stunning walking trails illuminated by lanterns in the corners. This bamboo forest is able to hypnotize its visitors with beautiful natural scenery and cool air.

The further you walk in the Arashiyama bamboo forest area, you can see rows of bamboo trees lined up thicker and taller, the wind blowing between the bamboos, and the sunlight peeking from a distance adds to the impression of peace for anyone who visits.


Another interesting thing found in the Arashiyama forest is the rustling sound, where when you visit this bamboo forest the sound of bamboo rustling will be heard at every foot you step, this creates a distinct exotic impression for the visitors.

To be able to enter the beautiful Arashiyama bamboo forest area with natural shades of green exotic bamboo plants with a mix of cool and fresh air you will not be charged or free.


The location of the Arashiyama bamboo forest itself is quite far from downtown Kyoto, it takes about 30 minutes to get to this area by using public transportation. To get to the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest Area, you can take a train on the Hankyu Line from Kawaramachi Station in Kyoto.

There is another unique thing that you can try when visiting the Arashiyama bamboo forest, namely riding a traditional Japanese tricycle (jinrikisha) which will take you around the Arashiyama bamboo forest area.


Traditional Japanese rickshaws (jinrikisha) are said to be unique because these rickshaws are pulled by humans as a means of propulsion, you can try to ride these traditional Japanese rickshaws at a rate of 5,000 Yen per 30 minutes.

For those of you who want to take a vacation to the Arashiyama bamboo forest, don't forget to capture the moment to take pictures along the way in the exotic bamboo forest area with beautiful panoramas.

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