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Kamogawa River

Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
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Small-group Kyoto Walking Tour including Traditional Japanese Snacks and Drinks
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Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
City Center
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great to walk along, beautiful scenery and would highly recommend when in Kyoto. Beautiful in the evening, as the city lights turn on.

Thank Globetrotter5389
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very picturesque, with statue of first Kabuki "actress". We met our tour guide and group and had a wonderful walking tour (well worth the tip we gave.)

Thank momdaughter2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to refresgh yourself from many people after the dinner. Especially Kojinguchi and up the riverside.

Thank kayoko t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just sitting here and eat luch box. satch the river... peoples are sitting herewith their girls/ boys friend. good if is sunshine.

Thank albertosR7320AZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first noted Kamo River when we saw the imprint on a beautiful paperback…. A little homework revealed that it was the renowed鴨川 Kamo-gawa. We purposely dropped by to have a physical look in our trip to Kyoto/Gion.. From the Sanjo Dori ( road/bridge), one...More

Thank J&S_Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like morning runs, Kamogawa river is the prefect location. No traffic, few tourists, long runs and the wonderful noise of the water. Highly recommended.

Thank HelmutsFoodPorn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the main road/bridge, you can see the full beautiful river running its distance from afar. A good place to just hang your feet along the riverbank & enjoy the atmosphere. Sit along the banks & just relax, & enjoy the nice atmosphere. A great...More

Thank Travelove58
Reviewed 29 May 2017

we noticed the stepping stones when close to Demachiyanagi train station, on walking back to our accommodation. It is a lovely river to walk along because there is plenty of space & often there were families picnicking. There are at least two crossings made of...More

Thank lovetheunexpected
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We visited during Golden week and unlike many other spots in Kyoto it was great to be among the crowds. It was a beautiful sunny day and tourists and locals were lapping up the sunshine along the banks of this shallow, sparkling clean river.

Thank Tricia H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Kamogawa stole my heart many years ago and a recent revisit made me fall in love with it all over again. My favourite thing to do here is to walk or cycle along its banks, and have myself a little picnic under the sakura...More

1  Thank IshDewyn
City Center
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
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