Travel Japan-Arashiyama Monkey Park

Let’s explore Travel Reviews attractive tourist destination in Japan next. That’s Arashiyama Monkey Park.

Park is situated in the area Arashiyama Arashiyama Mountain – a famous scenic spots of Kyoto. This park is managed by the city of Kyoto is located on both sides of the bridge Togetsukyo – Katsuragawa bridge over the river flows through the area. Park consists of three areas Kameyama, Nakanoshimau, Rinsenji. In it, Kameyama – located in the hilly area southeast of Mount Ogura, is a natural park with many Sakura planting, tree performer red leaves and mountain azalea garden. In the west there is a scenic area with a panoramic view of the canyon Hozukyo; East is the cremation mounds 3 position at the next Emperor Emperor “Gosaga”.

Nakanoshima area was developed in the middle Katsuragawa River, this place is famous as the location should ideally blossom viewing season Sakura Sakura bloom, visitors come here in large. Rinsenji region located on the opposite side there are red maple leaf perennial, is a great place to watch the mountain Togetsukyo Arashiyama bridge located at the rear. Monkey Park in Kyoto Iwatayama nicely with mischievous monkeys, adorable, attraction of tourists from all parts of Japan and foreign countries to visit each year. The park is an attractive destination for couples, families and friends on holiday.

You can go to the park by going into the south bridge Togetsukyo, information Ichitani-jinja shrine gate. Making procedures tickets and begin the journey to explore the park by climbing up the hill slope. Monkey Park is situated in the mountains Iwatayama Arashiyama, you need to move from the entrance for about 10 minutes, a scene in front of more than 100 monkeys are walking and playing in the park. From here there is a panoramic view of the city of Kyoto is very beautiful. Rivers, mountains, tall buildings adorned in beautiful paintings, shimmering over the lens shooting.

A small note for the tourists when visiting the park, you should not look into the eyes of the monkeys too long, do not touch the subject material was warned at sea. Sometimes there are friendly monkeys that, they run around and stretch your hand begging for food from humans. Some food for monkeys as fruits, nuts about 100 yen sold in the cafeteria area. Surrounding areas have protected him safe for tourists, and sometimes up order for the debate of the monkeys.

Iwatayama Monkey Park in the bustling tourist area of Kyoto, 120 converge snow monkeys, red-faced monkeys, known as Japanese macaques. They are also known as snow monkeys because they live in cold climates than other primates (except humans). These monkeys live close to each other, spend time grooming each other thick fur. They can live for about 30 years, and the park staff has recorded the history of them matriarchal family since the park opened in 1958. They enjoyed a hot spring bath in winter. These act as grooming, slave together will be interesting to document for your tour. It’s great if the monkeys standing around images you capture. Guests should bring a camera to not only take pictures antics of monkeys red face, but also elevated views from the park and look around Kyoto Katsura River.

In nice weather, the summer, when up on the park, visitors will enjoy the unique cool in the city area. However, in preparation for a full tour, you should prepare yourself to make sure it’s the shoes to keep feet safe. Furthermore, when traveling in the summer, you can see the entire city of Kyoto from above in a clear, no cloud cover as the winter days. In winter, the monkeys will enjoy bathing in hot springs, watching them swim in the stream becomes a very interesting job with visitors coming here. Slightly cold winter weather, snow, you need to prepare yourself for the warm clothes.

The park is open every day except when severe weather, open from 9am – 17:30, from November to March is open until 16:30, on 30 minutes before closing time, takes approximately 1 hour to discover all the beauty of it. Fare is ¥ 550. sightseeing Guests must pay an entrance fee, but free for children under 4 years old. You can walk to the park from the train station Arashiyama. monkeys will enjoy bathing in hot springs, watching them swim in the stream becomes a very interesting job with visitors coming here. Slightly cold winter weather, snow, you need to prepare yourself for the warm clothes. The park is open every day except when severe weather, open from 9am – 17:30, from November to March is open until 16:30, on 30 minutes before closing time, takes approximately 1 hour to discover all the beauty of it. Fare is ¥ 550. sightseeing Guests must pay an entrance fee, but free for children under 4 years old. You can walk to the park from the train station Arashiyama. monkeys will enjoy bathing in hot springs, watching them swim in the stream becomes a very interesting job with visitors coming here. Slightly cold winter weather, snow, you need to prepare yourself for the warm clothes. The park is open every day except when severe weather, open from 9am – 17:30, from November to March is open until 16:30, on 30 minutes before closing time, takes approximately 1 hour to discover all the beauty of it. Fare is ¥ 550. sightseeing Guests must pay an entrance fee, but free for children under 4 years old. You can walk to the park from the train station Arashiyama. The park is open every day except when severe weather, open from 9am – 17:30, from November to March is open until 16:30, on 30 minutes before closing time, takes approximately 1 hour to discover all the beauty of it. Fare is ¥ 550. sightseeing Guests must pay an entrance fee, but free for children under 4 years old. You can walk to the park from the train station Arashiyama. The park is open every day except when severe weather, open from 9am – 17:30, from November to March is open until 16:30, on 30 minutes before closing time, takes approximately 1 hour to discover all the beauty of it. Fare is ¥ 550. sightseeing Guests must pay an entrance fee, but free for children under 4 years old. You can walk to the park from the train station Arashiyama.

Down the center of the city, guests will enjoy delicious cuisine at Kyoto Ramen traditional stores. Chewy noodles, sauce blends in with the meats, vegetables and fruits are very tasty. Kyoto tofu is also a most typical delicacies in the ancient capital of Japan. Fat tofu, daily, delicious traditional dishes made from recipes of Toyoukeya. Kushikatsu baked or fried greasy, crisp in the mouth, chirimen Sansho is made from ocean fish, Nama-fu cakes made from rice flour or green bean flavors of Kyoto sushi strange and beautiful. There’s also a lot more food, visitors can come and feel the taste of each dish.

Iwarayama Monkey Park located at an altitude relative to the ground, if you like shopping, visitors walk down the valley. Some convenience stores for shopping Japanese candies as Hourandou located at 〒616-0004 Kyoto-fu, Kyoto-shi, Ukyo Ward, 57-2 嵐山 中 尾 下町. Some toys are sold at the store Toy Store opposite Hourandou candy store. If little distance away, in the city, you can shop at Nishiki Market, Cube shopping mall, AEON Mall, a shopping center Porta, ….

Visitors to the JR station Kyoto station then catch Sagano Line train moving about 15 minutes from Saga-Arashiyama station. From stops, you can go out Oi River bridge nearby and charming river views and then move up Arashiyama Koen park. From stop if moving straight to the park you took a further 20 minutes, to prepare shoes, clothes well. If you do not like to travel by train, visitors can catch a bus about 20 minutes from Kyoto Station to Arashiyama Koen down.

Vacation Rentals, Hotels, the monkey park Iwatayama

At the foot of the park, visitors can book a room at places like:

– 〒616-0004 Kyoto-fu, Kyoto-shi, Nishikyo-ku, Arashiyama Nakaoshitacho,西京区嵐山中尾下町54-4

– 57 Arashiyama Nakaoshitacho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-fu 616-0004

– 〒616-0001 Kyoto-fu, Kyoto-shi, Nishikyo-ku, Arashiyama Kamikawaracho,京都府京都市/西京区嵐山上河原町1-3

– 5-4 Arashiyama Nishiichikawacho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-fu 616-0003

– 11-2 Arashiyama Genrokuzancho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-fu 616 -0007

This is the address 4 nearest vacation rentals in the park, visitors can contact to book as soon as possible.

Prepare currencies when visiting Japan

In Japan, the currency used is the Japanese yen, the symbol is ¥. JPY has 2 types of coins and banknotes: coin is often the currency in small denominations such as 1 yen, 5 yen, 10 yen, 100 yen, 500 yen; Paper money also has 4 large denominations were: 1,000 yen, 2,000 yen, 5,000 yen and 10,000 yen. To discover more meaning and symbols of the Japanese yen can be reached monetary Museum, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Osaka Mint Bureau office.

Travel Reviews wish you take a trip with the family, friends, fun and happiness. Paper money also has 4 large denominations were: 1,000 yen, 2,000 yen, 5,000 yen and 10,000 yen. To discover more meaning and symbols of the Japanese yen can be reached monetary Museum, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Osaka Mint Bureau office. Travel Reviews wish you take a trip with the family, friends, fun and happiness. Paper money also has 4 large denominations were: 1,000 yen, 2,000 yen, 5,000 yen and 10,000 yen. To discover more meaning and symbols of the Japanese yen can be reached monetary Museum, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Osaka Mint Bureau office. Travel Reviews wish you take a trip with the family, friends, fun and happiness.

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