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Togetsukyo Bridge

Sagatenryuji Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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Sagatenryuji Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Togetsukyo Bridge is one of the symbols of Arashiyama. Just take a moment to look over the bridge and take some pictures of the nature. The bridge connected the areas that are separated by this Honzu & Katsura river. Many people visit during the Autumn...More

Thank Sivarnee H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited in Nov , and was very very crowded,nothing much to describe about this bridge, but there is a lot of all kinds of food, walk around the area to Tenryu ji Temple and the bamboo forest is also nearby, walk all the way...More

Thank Kwan O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having walked across the Pont Alexander III bridge in Paris, Charles Bridge in Prague, The Chain Bridge in Budapest, Tower Bridge in London and The Dom Luis Bridge in Porto, this bridge is average.

Thank PlanetOz
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I just love sitting here and just look at the water. The scenery is so beautiful, the mountains, birds, fish, kimono, I just could sit there all day.

Thank ChibiSuzan
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Moon-Crossing Bridge as it was known by Emperor Kameyama when he used to go boating under a full moon on the river 8 centuries ago. He used to say that it looked as if the moon was crossing the bridge. Today's bridge was constructed in...More

Thank palawandave
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is a destination for many tourists it seems. The bridge itself is not really very remarkable although the view of the river is attractive. We walked from the JR Saga-Arashiyama station, taking detours at the Nonomiya shrine and Tenryuji temple. After this place, we...More

Thank WengKeeLeong
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely bridge and area, really pretty, but absolutely packed ( we went on a Sunday, most of the visitors were locals I think). Lots of food options nearby, lots of places to sit and watch the world go by

Thank FamilyTraveller1012
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The Togetsukyo Bridge is one of the key and popular landmarks in Arashiyama and this place is always packed with visitors to take photos of it. The wooden bridge, spanning over centuries, was built across the Katsura River in front of Arashiyama Mountain, offering nice...More

Thank ZfyEd
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We spent one day in Arashiyama area. It was hot and humid day, but we rent bikes to go around the area. We went on the bridge multiple times, really love doing that. It generated breeze to cool down ourselves a bit. It is a...More

Thank J G
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

A nice day with cloudy evening, sitting down enjoying breeze of wind at your face, surrounded by thousands of tree. I would really recommend u take some time. An hour break, sitting at the river side, relax and enjoy your time. Some tips, this place...More

Thank KingsenYan
Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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