The Path of Bamboo: Chikurin no Michi

by Yuri

Ever dreamt of a straight pavement inside a forest surrounded in tall stalks of bamboo trees? Chikurin no Michi, also popularly known as Arayashima Bamboo Grove, is the perfect place to visit. With a straight walk path of around 100m from the Nonomiya Shrine going to Okochi Sanso Villa, any sightseeing and nature lover wil surely enjoy the refreshing back-to-nature atmosphere in the middle of this bamboo forest. 

 

The Path of Bamboo: Chikurin no Michi

Photo from amusingplanet.com

 

Tourists may also enjoy the grove at night, where the path is usually dim lit in soft orange lights which give a very romantic atmosphere perfect for couples too.

 

The Path of Bamboo: Chikurin no MichiPhoto from kyotoguide.com

 

Arayashima Grove

Sagaogurayama Tabuchiyamacho, Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto

 

Open hours:

Open daily for 24 hours

 

Admission fee:

Free


07 Sep 2014

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