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Ningyo Ten ( Doll Exhibition )
MAR.1 - APR.3
Hokyoji Temple

Exhibition of dolls from the 14th to 19th century.
Special event will be held on MAR.1.

¥600

  • [ Hokyoji Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-451-1550
  • Access : City Bus No.9 "Horikawa-Teranouchi"

    ARASHIYAMA BENKEI
Dolls

Dolls

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Sagano Torocco Ressha  ( Romantic Train )
MAR.1 - DEC.29
From Arashiyama to Kameoka along Hozu River

The popular Romantic train, susupended during the winter time, reopen the operation. 7.3km trip along the Hozu River.

¥620 ( Adults )   ¥310 ( Children )

NOTICE : No torocco on Wednesday except holidays, spring & summer school vacations, and autumn season.

For more information : Sagano Kanko Railway
Tel : 075-861-7444
Access : Torocco train leaves from "Torocco Saga" sataion which is just next to JR "Saga Arashiyama" station.

KYOTO GARDEN HOTEL

Sagano Torocco Ressha

 

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Hozugawa Kudari Kawa Biraki  ( Hozu River Boat Trip )
MAR.10 - Spring opening day......
Kameoka down to Arashiyam

This 16km boat trip from Kameoka to Arashiyama is so thrilling.
A special event is held on March 10, to celebrate the starting of the spring season.

  • ¥4,100 ( Adults )   ¥2,700 ( Children )
  • The boat leaves every hour from 9:00AM to 3:30PM everyday.
  • A reservation is not necessary.

For more information : Hozugawa Yusen Kigyo Association
       Tel : 0771-22-5846
Access : JR Sagano-line "Kameoka" Station

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Kyoto Antique Grand Fair
MAR.24 - 26 10:00AM - 5:00PM (26th/until 4:30PM)
Puls Plaza

Over a million antiques are exhibited and sold by 330 antique dealers from all over Japan.

  • For more information : Gomokudo Tel : 077-522-3843
  • Access : Subway Karasuma-line "Takeda" Station
  •    City Bus No.South1,2,3 "Pulse Plaza-mae"
Antiques

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* Spring Light-Up *

Late MAR to Middle APR
Nijo Castle

¥400

  • [ Nijo Castle ]
  • Tel : 075-841-0096
  • Access : City Bus No.9 "Nijojo-mae"

    KAEDE GUESTHOUSE

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MAR.3 - MAY.7   Sunset - 9:30PM
Kodaiji-Temple

¥600

  • [ Kodaiji-Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-561-9966
  • Access : City Bus No.206 "Higashiyama-Yasui"

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MAR.3- MAY.7   Sunset - 9:30PM
Entokuin-Temple

¥500

  • [ Entokuin-Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-525-0101
  • Access : City Bus No.206 "Higashiyama-Yasui"

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MAR.3 - 12, Late APR to Beginning of MAY   6:00PM - 9:30PM
Shoren-in-Temple

¥800

  • [ Shoren-in-Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-561-2345
  • Access : City Bus No.5 "jingu-michi"

    tozankaku

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Middle MAR to Middle APR
Maruyama Park
  • [ Maruyama Park ]
  • Tel : 075-561-1350
  • Access : City Bus No.206 "Gion"
Cherry tree

Cherry tree

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Late MAR to Middle APR
Hirano Shrine
  • [ Hirano Shrine ]
  • Tel : 075-461-4450
  • Access : City Bus No.50, 205 "Kinugasako-mae"

    Urban Hotel

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* Special Spring Public Temple & Shrine Openings *

Kogenji Temple Special Opening
MAR.18 - MAY.16
Kogenji

Splendid view of Arashiyama from the main hall. Temple treasures and art collections.

  • ¥500
  • [ Kogenji Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-881-1232

Access : City Bus No.28 "Arashiyama Tenryuji-mae"
    Kyoto Bus No. 72 or 73 "Arashiyama"
    JR Sagano Line "Saga Arashiyama" Station


Hanazono Kaikan

Garden

Garden

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Hogonin Temple Garden Special Opening
MAR.18 - JUN.30
Hogonin

Very famous Shishiku Garden (garden of the barking lion) made by a Zen monk.

¥500

  • [ Hogonin Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-861-0091

Access : City Bus No.28 "Arashiyama Tenryuji-mae"
    Kyoto Bus No. 72 or 73 "Arashiyama"
    JR Sagano Line "Saga Arashiyama" Station

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Treasury Opening
MAR.20 - MAY.25
Toji Temple

An unrivalled collection of national treasures are open to the public.

¥500

  • [ Toji Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-691-3325

Access : Kintetsu Railway "Toji "Station
    15 mins walk from JR "Kyoto" station

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Hiraoka-Hachimangu Shrine Special Opening
MAR.3 - MAY.15
Hiraoka-Hachimangu Shrine

Unique ceiling paintings of seasonal plants.

¥600

  • [ Hiraoka-Hachimangu Shrine ]
  • Tel : 075-871-2084
  • Access : JR Bus "Hiraoka Hachiman"

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Daigoji-Temple Special Opening
MAR.20 - MAY.15
Daigoji Temple

Special opening of Sanpoin, Kondo, and Reihokan.

  • ¥ 600
  • ¥1,000 ( for two places )
  • ¥1,500 ( for three places )
  • [ Daigoji Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-571-0002
  • Access : Subway Tozai-line "Daigo" Station

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Kodaiji Temple Special Opening
MAR.3- MAY.7
Kodaiji Temple

Scroll and sliding door paintings.

¥600

  • [ Kodaiji Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-561-9966
  • Access : City Bus No.206 "Higashiyama-Yasui"

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Entoku-in Temple Special Opening
MAR.3 - MAY.7
Entoku-in Temple

Sliding door paintings.

¥500

  • [ Entoku-in Temple ]
  • Tel : 075-525-0101
  • Access : City Bus No.206 "Higashiyama-Yasui"

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Daitokuji Temple Obai-in ( Sub-Temple) Special Opening
MAR.25 - MAY.28
Daitokuji Temple Obai-in ( Sub-Temple )

Daitokuji Temple Obai-in ( Sub-Temple )

¥600

For more information :Kyotoshunju jimukyoku
    Tel : 075-231-7015

  • [ Obai-in Temple ]
  • Access : City Bus No.206 "Daitokuji-mae"

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