Travelling in Japan · Uncategorized

Saga Torokko Train in Arashiyama


There is a small town called Arashiyama about 15 minutes from Kyoto Station. It is a popular tourist destination, most famous for the bamboo groves.

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Since our nephew is really into trains we decided to go on the Saga Torokko Train ride.


We rode the train from Saga Torokko Station to Kameoka Torokko Station, approximately a 25 minutes train ride. The train goes along the Hozugawa River and especially beautiful during the autumn period when the leave change colour.


At the end we bought the photobook of a photo of us on the train. We showed this to our niece who was not able to come along with us, she asked why she was not there.


Place: Saga Torokko Station
Price: 620 yen


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