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Prefectural Uji Park

Uji Togawa, Uji 611-0021, Kyoto Prefecture
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A quiet park along Uji River

Uji Park along the river was a good place for strolling by travelers. There were beautiful sakura... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
Uji Park Along Uji River

The Park is located along the Uji river and can be reached at a walking distance of about 25... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Joy_Sinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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“both sides” (2 reviews)
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Uji Togawa, Uji 611-0021, Kyoto Prefecture
Southern Kyoto
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Uji Park along the river was a good place for strolling by travelers. There were beautiful sakura trees around while birds were found flying in the air. Red colored bridges were there connecting pathways on both sides of the river. Visitors would find the place...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The Park is located along the Uji river and can be reached at a walking distance of about 25 minutes from the JR Uji station. The park is very well maintained with good landscape. The park is connected by few wooden bridges with the surrounding...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

When we visited the park by early April this year, the cherry trees there were still in bud stage. Festive decorations and shop stalls have just been removed and it was a pity that we arrived here not in good timing.

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Uji Park is actually located on Tounoshima Island next to Uji River. There are several wooden bridges that link up the park with other areas in the region. Apart from the trees planted in various location of the park, the open space thereat are suitable...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

Uji's mostly famous for tea, and these days, there's not a whole lot there. It's pretty, particularly in the spring, but it's mostly a commuter town. But the prefectural government has done wonders with this huge, beautiful park. In April, of course, there are cherry...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

The river is right by the park and I found the area relaxing. I got to eat my bento (sat on one of the benches) and just listened to the sound of the swiftly moving water. From the bridge, I also enjoyed the view of...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2014

A large and void footpath alongside the Uji river, beautiful view of blossoms and the forest hills of the prefecture. You could find groups of Japanese ladies gathering around performing songs or folks; bike riders taking a break on the ground after their long dive...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2012

The Prefectural Uji Park is a small island that is surrounded by the Uji river as it splits the flow of the water down stream. It was connected by three bridges to the river shores. The island seem to be having some sort of activity...More

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Nearby
Southern Kyoto
Southern Kyoto has a reserved air. Though the Fushimi
Inari Shrine is one of Kyoto's major tourist
attractions, the surrounding nature, parks, gardens,
temples, and shrines provide less-visited spaces for
strolling and reflection. The Fushimi Inari Shrine
itself is made up of 32,000 sub-shrines, and the
mountain they are dotted across beckons hikers,
picnickers, and lovers of the outdoors. Many of the
...More
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