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Kimono Forest

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What people say

"At night before 9:00pm, the Kimono Forest looks different, the tubes are illuminated winch creates a nice environment for an evening stroll. Follow the path onto the central platform of Arashiyama Randen Station to find the public footbath, or ashiyu. Open from 9:00am until 8:00pm 200 yen from the station information office"
"Next, let's step into the enchanting Kimono Forest, where hundreds of vibrantly colored kimono fabric rolls illuminate the pathway like a rainbow. As you wander through this kaleidoscope of hues, learn about the traditional art of kimono making and the symbolism behind each design. "
"Don't miss this excellent free art exhibit located just outside the station. Looks extra beautiful at night time."

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Welcome to your ultimate Kyoto Guide packed with +175 places to explore and visit. Things to Do: ⛩️🌳 shrines, temples, parks, & gardens 🎋🎍 Arashiyama Bamboo Forest Area Guide 🍺🍗 Nishiki Market Food Guide 🖼️ 🎨 museums & art galleries 🛍️🏬 unique shopping spots Food Spots: 🍢 traditional Kyoto cuisine ☕️ favourite coffee shops 🍰 cafes & bakeries 🍱 Japanese comfort food 🌱 vegan & vegetarian spots 🍡 desserts & snack spots 🍜 ramen, udon, and soba 🍶 Japanese izakayas 🌮 international food 🍺 craft beer & cocktail bars ☆This guide contains the best of Kyoto adventuring☆ 1. The top tourist locations with my notes and tips. 2. My favourite off-the-beaten path temples and shrines to avoid the crowds. 3. A dedicated Arashiyama Bamboo Forest section, including my favourite spots to see that are lesser known. 4. A full separate guide to Nishiki Market and the side streets around it. There is a lot to do in the area, even once the market closes at night! 5. A massive selection of food spots to choose from, there is something for everyone. ☆ Have fun in Kyoto, and don't forget to take some time to just get lost in the backstreets ☆ Love, Martina aka King Kogi
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