6am - midnight
Allow 30 minutes
No regular closing days
Updated 7 March 2020
About Minoo Falls
A 33m high waterfall, among one Japan’s top 100. A beautiful view, it has been a place of spiritual worship since at least the 7th century.
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An ancient temple believed to have been founded around the year 650.
Shotengu Saikoji Temple
Established in 658, this small temple is a beautiful calm area, and a popular place to pray for marital harmony, pregnancy and safe childbirth.
Yuzuru-No-Ashiyu Foot Bath
Close to the elevator to Minoh Kanko Hotel, a free foot bath for travellers. Spacious and clean, a refreshing stop for tired feet after a hike to the Falls.
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.
A serene landscape garden set on the Sumida River. With a history dating back to the 1654, the pretty garden is now an oasis of calm surrounded by towering modern skyscrapers. Easily accessed by train or ferry.
One of the finest gardens in Kyoto, and stunning mountain backdrop, makes the Tenryu-ji Temple the must-see attraction in Arashiyama. A World Heritage Site.