|Address Ukyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan|
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Kyoto s bamboo forest more guide to the arashiyama district
Arashiyama (嵐山, Storm Mountain) is a district on the western outskirts of Kyoto, Japan. It also refers to the mountain across the Ōi River, which forms a backdrop to the district. Arashiyama is a nationally designated Historic Site and Place of Scenic Beauty.
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- Arashiyama kyoto japan trip 2015 part 6
- Notable tourist sites
Arashiyama kyoto japan trip 2015 part 6
Notable tourist sites
Arashiyama is accessible by the Keifuku Electric Railroad from central Kyoto or by the Hankyū Arashiyama Line from Katsura, with connections from Osaka and Kyoto Karasuma station. Additionally, the JR Saga Arashiyama Station is located in the district's suburbs.
The Togetsukyō is a bridge across the river. The river shown in the photograph changes names on either side of this bridge. West of the bridge it is the Hozu River and east of the bridge it is the Katsura River.