Kyoto - Arashiyama & Sagano (Chapter)
This is the Arashiyama & Sagano chapter from Lonely Planet's Kyoto guidebook.
These adjoining neighbourhoods form the city's second-most-popular sightseeing district, boasting Tenryū-ji, a temple with a stunning mountain backdrop, and the famous Arashiyama Bamboo Grove. There are also several small temples and a fine hilltop villa.
- enter the magical green world of the Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
- meditating on the garden at Tenryū-ji
- meander the trails through the garden at the superb Ōkōchi-sansō Villa
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Explore: Arashiyama & Sagano, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Neighbourhood Walk and Eating.
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