Took the 25 min ride, which oversee rivers and gorges. Guess the ride would be much more visual during cherry blossom or maybe even autumn. On the return trip, one can stop at the second station for a short cut to the bamboo forest.
About Sagano Romantic Train
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This 20 minute ride romantic tradtional train from arashiyama station ends at kameoka station, during its route; there is path along the beautiful river with boat ride and green lushy moutain view. At the destination, there is beautiful rice field with the mascot raccoon named...More
Please book your tickets at JR stations if you are going during the Sakura season. If not, you can buy the tickets at the Torokko Saga Station when you reached. Please note the train timings, either buy in advance and reach there on time or...More
It's a very nice trip. We love it so much! I love the view, you can see the old japanese house in the hill, the crystal clear river, and so many greens. In the fall, I imagine it will be wonderful view with all the...More
We took this train from Saga Torokko station to Kameoka Torokko station and took taxi to the Hozugawa river boat pier. The one way journey is about 25 minutes and throughout the journey, the train driver will stop the train and give a brief explanation...More
We took the JR train to Umahori, walked for about 10 minutes, and took the Sagano Romantic Train back to the Arashiyama Station (the second from the end) so that we could walk through the bamboo forest. This train is not romantic, but it is...More
Luckily went we reached the station there is few ticket left. If not we need to wait for another 1-2 hours. The scenery a long the river is nice for couple.
We took a JR train from Kyoto to Umahori station. We walked back to Kameoka Torokko station. We bought Sagano Romantic train tickets with seats assigned. We got off the Torokko Arashiyama station to see the Bamboo forest/grove. The train and the views were excellent....More
The Sagano Romantic train will give you a great view of the scenic landscape along the Horu-Gawa River. As seats are limited, you will have to book in advance at JR Kyoto Station. We were in Osaka so we reserved our tickets in advance at...More