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Wonderful Kyoto countryside

Visiting Arashiyama is one of the highlights of our visit to Kyoto because there are so many places... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
SurfingWild
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Bandung, Indonesia
Boat ride on Oi River

Oi River is a shallow and slow moving river with a scenic view. We went for a 30 minutes boat ride... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2016
AudreySimplicity
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A magic and very photogenic spot with boats being poled by slim but strong young men, high mountains and the beautiful river - smashing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank faysie2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 8 with young children took a boat ride on the Oi River. It was not too expensive for a family and was definitely worth it. The boat was manually paddled by a young Japanese man, very safe..slow cruise up the river ....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Noseason
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Boat ride along Oi River is one of the activities for visitors while traveling in Arashiyama. To hide a boat for half an hour is around 3,500 yen for two persons. The boats pier is near to the timber bridge. You can have wonderful views...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Visiting Arashiyama is one of the highlights of our visit to Kyoto because there are so many places to see including the Togetsukyo Bridge, Oi River, Bamboo Groves and Tenryuji Temple to name but a few. The River Oi is very attractive as there is...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Oi River is a shallow and slow moving river with a scenic view. We went for a 30 minutes boat ride at 3,500 yen for 1 to 2 person. It is definitely worth the ride. The view would be even more amazing when the autumn...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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