Momijiya Bekkan Kawa no Iori

Address: Takao Umegahata, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 616-8289, Japan | Ryokan
 
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This ryokan, located in the Arashiyama/Uzumasa/Takao area of Kyoto, is near Monkey Park Iwatayama, Kitano Tenman-gu Shrine, Daitoku-ji Temple Complex, and Daikaku-ji Temple.
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