Bamboo Grove Arasiyama
Bamboo Grove Arashiyama
Arashiyama River Boat


Arashiyama is a district located on the outskirts of Kyoto. Famous for its bamboo groves Arashiyama also features a beautiful river and the Togetsukyo Bridge, Tenryuji Temple and many other small temples spread out along the river and forest area.



There are a couple of ryokan in Arashiyama but most of our clients visit as a day trip from Kyoto.



Kyoto - It is approximately half an hour from Central Kyoto to Arashiyama.

Osaka - it depends a little on where you start in Osaka but it is around one hour from Osaka to Arashiyama



The timing of the cherry blossoms can vary from year to year but the cherry blossoms in Arashiyama are usually at their peak in early April. The autumn colours arrive in Arashiyama in the second half of November.