Sagano Bamboo Forest
Sagano Bamboo Forest
Sagano Bamboo Forest Sagano Bamboo Forest


These bamboo forest paths are frequently used as a filming location for various movies and TV dramas. During the traditional early winter event called ”Arashiyama Hanatoro”, both sides of the bamboo forest paths are illuminated, allowing visitors to enjoy the shimmering lights and fantastic scenery of bamboo forests at night.

  • Address

    Arashiyama, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto

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  • Entry fee


  • Opening Hours


  • Closed


  • Website

  • Best Season


  • Point

    You can enjoy the paths throughout the year, and it is particularly beautiful during "Arashiyama Hanatoro" event held in December. You are recommended to check the event schedule for this year before your visit.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    - A 10-minute walk from the "Arashiyama Station" on the Randen Line and JR "Sagaarashiyama Station"
    - A 15-minute walk from Hankyu "Arashiyama Station"

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