Bamboo Alley (Photo: Carrie Jacobs)

Kyoto's Sagano Bamboo Forest

Take a soothing stroll down bamboo lane

Carrie Jacobs   - 1 min read

The Sagano Bamboo Forest sits next to Tenryu-ji temple in the attractive area of Arashiyama, Kyoto. It is a worthwhile departure from temple visits, as the bamboo is quite impressive and beautiful year round.

The green grove is relaxing and the the bamboo sways and whistles with the wind.

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Carrie Jacobs

Carrie Jacobs @carriel.n.jacobs

Hailing from Portland Oregon, I am a recent transplant to Zama, Japan here in Kanagawa. Having worked for a high school international exchange organization for close to 8 years, I'm inspired by all things intercultural and love to travel! When in a new country I am like a sponge, absorbing as muc...