ArashiyamaKyoto

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Come to relaxing Arashiyama and enjoy its temples, riverfront, and monuments.

Check out sights like Kyoto Arashiyama Orgel Museum and Bamboo Forest Street as you discover Arashiyama—an area also known for its riverfront.

Top Hotels in Arashiyama

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Suiran, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kyoto
Suiran, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kyoto
5 out of 5
Saga-tenryuji, Ukyo-ku, 12 Susukinobaba-cho, Kyoto, Kyoto
NT$15,253
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26

Located in Arashiyama, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Arashiyama Onsen and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Toei Kyoto Studio Park. Tenryuji Temple and Togetsukyo ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (118 reviews)
Perfect getaway

"A lovely property and amazing service. They go above and beyond."…"

Reviewed on 2019/10/28

Suiran, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kyoto
Arashiyama Benkei
Arashiyama Benkei
4 out of 5
34 Susukinobanba-cho Saga-tenryuji, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
NT$10,622
per night
Mar 17 - Mar 18

Located in Arashiyama, this ryokan is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Arashiyama Onsen and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Toei Kyoto Studio Park. Togetsukyo Bridge and Tenryuji Temple ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (176 reviews)

"It was a fantastic traditional experience. Made me feel very comfortable experiencing traditional hospitality. Was able to take advantage of a private Onsen."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/20

Arashiyama Benkei
Ryotei Rangetsu
Ryotei Rangetsu
4 out of 5
7 Susukinobaba-cho, Sagatenryuji, Saga Tenryuji, Ukyo, Kyoto, Kyoto
NT$8,916
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9

Located in Arashiyama, this ryokan is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Arashiyama Onsen and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Toei Kyoto Studio Park. Togetsukyo Bridge and Tenryuji Temple ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (205 reviews)

"Ryotei Rangetsu was excellent! The staff were friendly and accommodating. The property was clean, spacious, and the onsen easily accesible and well kept. The location is also excellent. Right outside of the Main Street, on the river, but quiet. I would stay here again in a heartbeat!"…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/5

Ryotei Rangetsu
The GrandWest Arashiyama
The GrandWest Arashiyama
3.5 out of 5
48 Arashiyama Kamikaidocho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
NT$3,579
per night
Feb 27 - Feb 28

Located in Arashiyama, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Togetsukyo Bridge, Tenryuji Temple, and Bamboo Forest Street. Ryōan-ji and Nijō Castle are also within ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (27 reviews)

"This property is amazing such a beautiful room and atmosphere and the beds are so comfortable. Everyone was so friendly and accommodating. This hotel is in such a great location to explore Arashiyama and escape the hustle and bustle. If you are visiting Japan and are traveling in family groups or ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/2/21

The GrandWest Arashiyama
YADO Arashiyama
YADO Arashiyama
2.5 out of 5
45, Arashiyama Nakaoshitacho, Nishikyo, Kyoto, Kyoto
NT$2,315
per night
Mar 5 - Mar 6

Located in Arashiyama, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Arashiyama Onsen and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Toei Kyoto Studio Park. Togetsukyo Bridge and Arashiyama ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (65 reviews)

"Good location if you want to visit Arashiyama area but to get out of other major attractions Overpriced cappuccino and breakfast Quite ans relaxed"…"

Reviewed on 2019/11/9

YADO Arashiyama
Kadensho
Kadensho
3 out of 5
5-4 Arashiyamanishiichikawacho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
NT$7,923
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in Arashiyama, this ryokan is within 1 mi (2 km) of Togetsukyo Bridge and Bamboo Forest Street. Toji Temple and Kyoto Tower are also within 6 mi (10 ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (15 reviews)

"Staffs are nice, Environment was good, and there are 7 baths (with 5 private) which was awesome"…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/19

Kadensho

Popular things to do in Arashiyama

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
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Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

4.5/5(21 reviews)

Take a stroll or a bicycle ride through this sublime forest to experience the otherworldly tranquility created by filtered sunlight and rustling bamboo leaves.

Togetsukyo Bridge
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Togetsukyo Bridge

5/5(2 reviews)

You can find out about the history of Kyoto when you stop by Togetsukyo Bridge. Check out the temples and top-notch restaurants in this culturally-rich area.

Arashiyama Onsen
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Arashiyama Onsen

You can find out about the history of Kyoto with a visit to Arashiyama Onsen. Amble around this culturally-rich area's picturesque gardens, or seek out the local tours.

Tenryuji Temple
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Tenryuji Temple

You can find out about the history of Kyoto with a trip to Tenryuji Temple. Stroll along the riverfront in this culturally-rich area, or check out its top-notch restaurants.

Okochi Sanso
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Okochi Sanso

Explore the great outdoors at Okochi Sanso, a lovely green space in Kyoto. Stroll along the riverfront or visit the temples in this culturally-rich area.

Jojakkoji Temple
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Jojakkoji Temple

You can learn about the history of Kyoto with a visit to Jojakkoji Temple. Amble around this culturally-rich area's picturesque gardens, or seek out the local tours.

Other neighborhoods in Kyoto

Kyōto which includes heritage architecture and a temple or place of worship

Nishijin

4.5/5Wonderful!(13 area reviews)

Nishijin is a destination travelers like for its coffeehouses, and you might hop aboard the metro at Imadegawa Station or Kuramaguchi Station to explore sights like Doshisha University.

Nishijin
Kyōto which includes street scenes and a small town or village as well as a small group of people

Nakagyo Ward

5/5Exceptional!(36 area reviews)

Travelers love Nakagyo Ward for its popular shops, and you can see more of Kyoto by jumping on the metro at Nijojo-mae Station or Karasuma Oike Station. You might spend time checking out top sights like Nijō Castle and Nishiki Market.

Nakagyo Ward
Nijo Castle showing a park and a pond

Central Kyoto

4.5/5Wonderful!(1,806 area reviews)

Central Kyoto is highly notable for its popular shops, and you might want to visit top sights like Nijō Castle and Nishiki Market. See more of Kyoto by jumping on the metro at Nijojo-mae Station or Karasuma Oike Station.

Central Kyoto
Nishiki Market featuring markets and street scenes as well as a large group of people

Shijo

Unique features of Shijo include the coffeehouses and spas. Make a stop by Nishiki Market or Kawaramachi while you're exploring the area.

Shijo
Kyoto Tower showing a city, night scenes and city views

Shimogyo

5/5Exceptional!(68 area reviews)

Shimogyo is highly notable for its popular shops, and you might want to visit top sights like Kyoto Tower and Kawaramachi. See more of Kyoto by jumping on the metro at Tanbaguchi Station or Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station.

Shimogyo
Kyoto International Manga Museum featuring a city

Karasumaoike

4.5/5Wonderful!(2 area reviews)

Visitors often come to Karasumaoike for its colorful gardens, but many stay to explore sights like Kyoto International Manga Museum and Rokakkudo Temple. Getting around the area on the metro is easy if you catch a ride at Karasuma Oike Station.

Karasumaoike