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Nice short journey

Eizan train is a nice experience which is run by the Eizan Electric Company in the northern Kyoto... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Manama, Bahrain
Good Experience

Took this tram for visiting Bamboo Forest Street....we are having one day kyoto pass so you can use... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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“Lovely trip in the snow”
29 Sep 2017
“Nice short journey”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a Trip from Kyoto to Kurama on a snowy day. As we approached Kurama the snow intensified. It was a pleasant trip through a range of countryside. Whilst the maple trees were bare, the snow on the hills sides and buildings were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Eizan train is a nice experience which is run by the Eizan Electric Company in the northern Kyoto. There are two Eizan Lines that run north from Demachiyanagi Station: the Eizan Main Line and the Kurama Line. The whole journey takes about 25 minutes and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Took this tram for visiting Bamboo Forest Street....we are having one day kyoto pass so you can use the pass for all bus, metro and tram... not very fast.... and not much place to sit... last station was beautifully designed... good experience

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

An interesting railway with many tourist spots along the line. The one-day pass is very useful. During the autumn season, the maple tunnel (between Ichihara & Ninose Stations) is something not to be missed. I like the Yase-Hieizan guchi Station too. The station itself is...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
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