Sagano Romantic Railway
in Arashiyama, Kyoto
9am - 4pm
630 - 1260
Allow 45 - 60 minutes
Closed: Wednesday, except on holidays; New Year holidays; January - February
Updated 28 September 2020
About Sagano Romantic Railway
A scenic railway stretching along the beautiful Hozukyo Ravine from Arashiyama to nearby Kameoka.
Nearby & Related
The 155m long Togetsu-kyo Bridge, or the Moon Crossing Bridge, is a well known landmark of Arashiyama. A popular spot for tourists and photographs during cherry-blossom and autumn colours.
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A beautiful public park overlooking the Katsura River, Arashiyama, and out to Kyoto. An excellent spot for viewing cherry-blossoms, or the changing autumn. colours.
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
Described as “otherworldly” and “serene”, walking paths wind through groves of tall bamboo.
Okochi Sanso Villa
An incredible villa set in extensive gardens, formerly the estate of a famous actor. Arguably one of the finest residences to visit in Kyoto, even considering the Imperial Palace.
Kinkakuji - The Golden Pavilion - is Kyoto’s most iconic World Heritage site. A Zen temple covered with gold leaf set in beautiful traditional garden.