Take-no-Michi (Bamboo Road)

Kyoto Otokuni Bamboo GroveEnjoy beautiful seasonal scenes as well as Kyoto bamboo shoots and seasonal vegetables.

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Kyoto Otokuni Bamboo Grove area, built by the former Nagaokakyo capital, offers a peaceful atmosphere amidst verdant landscapes. There are plenty of highlights, including beautiful bamboo forests and picturesque views of fall leaves. The aroma and taste of the area's famous bamboo shoots is not to be missed. We will introduce to you the various charms of Kyoto Otokuni Bamboo Grove.

From Kyoto Station to Mukomachi Station Approx. 10 min
From Kyoto Station to Nagaokakyo Station Approx. 15 min
From Kyoto Station to Yamazaki Station Approx. 20 min

Access to Kyoto Otokuni Bamboo Grove

Recommended sightseeing spots

Come spend a peaceful time walking a bamboo path in a bamboo forest, where you'll be surrounded by the sound of bamboo rustling in the wind and sunlight peeking through the leaves. There are numerous other highlights to enjoy as well, such as autumn leaves emblazoning temples in late autumn, dishes and sweets using the finest bamboo shoots, and a brewery tour with tasting.

Must-See Sights

Cherry blossoms and Autumn leaves

Dining & Local Specialties


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