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Arashiyama Nature and Cuisine Course

This course will take you around the Arashiyama area. Once you've taken in the scenery on a comfytram, we will head to the World Heritage Site, Tenryu-ji Temple. Stroll around a Zen garden and dine on a special tofu meal.
(About 7 hours)

10:00-10:30

SAGANO SIGHT-SEEING TRAM

The tram follows the Hozu River from Kameoka to Arashiyama. The glass rooftop of the tram allows for an unobstructed view of the area's beauty.

Details
*Operating Period:March 1st to December 29th
*Access:10-min walk from Umahori Station on the JR Sagano Line
*Closed:Wednesdays (Except for national holiday, and during spring and summer vacation, golden week, and autumn foliage season.)
*Fee:600 yen (Adults) 300 yen(Children)

11:00-12:30

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Tenryu-ji Temple

Tenryu-ji Temple has a Zen garden dating from the 14th Century. A triumph of design, the garden features a large pond known for its mirror-like reflection of the surrounding maple trees and large rocks.

*City Bus, Route 28, Arashiyama Tenryu-ji Temple to Saga Shakado-mae: About 5 minutes

13:00-14:00

Yudoufu Chikusen

Around Seiryo-ji Temple you'll find a variety of tofu shops and other restaurants specializing in Kyoto cuisine. In the past, monks relied on tofu as their primary source of protein. Why not give it a try while you are in the ancient city?

Details
*Times:Lunch: 10:00 - 17:00(16:30LO),Dinner: 17:00 - 19:00(advance reservations required. Only for groups with over 10 people)
*Closed:Thu (April, October, November is irregular)
*Address: Shakado Seiryo-ji Temple, 46 Fujinoki-cho Saga Shakado Ukyo-ku, Kyoto City
*Tel.: 075-882-3074
*Access:3-min walk from city bus Saga Shakado mae stop, Daikakuzi michi stop
*Budget from: 3675 yen

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Rent a bicycle and explore early autumn in Arashiyama