Sagano Romantic Train, Kyoto

3.3
#12 of 87 in Tours in Kyoto
With its tracks hidden among flowering trees and dramatic landscape, Sagano Romantic Train whisks you back to another time, far from Japan's crowded spots and busy cities. As you pass through the Hozu Gorge on this old-fashioned steam train, you'll witness the wonders of the season, be it springtime cherry blossoms or vibrant fall foliage. Purchase tickets directly at the station, or any JR ticket office in the area. Besides traveling by train, you can also book a Hozugawa River cruise to examine the surrounding nature from a different perspective. Use our Kyoto driving holiday planner to arrange your visit to Sagano Romantic Train and other attractions in Kyoto.
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  • Ride in an old train, like Mary smoke, it takes my got to go 7 km along the river. The landscapes are beautiful, at least in the autumn. Book the ticket in advance at the offices of JR Osaka or Kyoto. On the day, the 10 A.M., we were able to buy tickets for the 15 hs, but standing. To go sitting only had vague from the 18 hs.
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  • The train station was nice, with a shop selling souvenirs, a restaurant selling food and toilets before you board the train. The train ride itself was, to me, average. The train itself was physically ...  more »
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