Arashiyama, which is located at the west of Kyoto city, was a noble villa area in the Heian Period. It has become a representative tourist spot of Kyoto now. Particularly, the area around Togetsu Bridge is a famous place for cherry blossoms and scarlet maple leaves where attracts many tourists.
Arashiyama Monkey Park Iwatayamaha, is a wild monkey park in Arashiyama of Kyoto. About 120 Japanese monkeys are living in the wild habitat. Besides, it is possible to experience nature by closely observing wild birds, insects and plants. Because of the location on the top of mountain, you can see the full extent of Kyoto city.