a waterfall in the forest

SUMMER RECOMMENDED DESTINATION KYOTO / NARA AREA

Here are some destinations around hotels in Kyoto and Nara area which are perfect for enjoying Summer.

Fairfield by Marriott Kyoto Kyotamba

River Walker
2 Muronokida, Uehara, Ayabe District, Kyoto  Open 11:00~19:00  Close: Wed and Thu

You can enjoy activities such as kayaking, canoeing, and SUP on the Yura River. Why not forget about the hustle and bustle of the city and surrender to the great nature?

 

Vineyard Grill
96 Toyota Torino, Kyotamba, Funai District, Kyoto
Open 12:00~16:00(L.O. 14:30)(April to November)       Close: Wed and Thu

Please savor the seasonal ingredients, wine, and grills based on the concept of local production for local consumption at the terrace seat overlooking the vineyard. Reservation required for 2 or more people 4 days in advance.

 

 

Fairfield by Marriott Kyoto Amanohashidate

Ryuketsu
HonjoujiIne, Yoza District, Kyoto

This is a power spot that emits mysterious cold air so that is perfect for summer.
Located 200 meters from Urashima Shrine, where the oldest Urashima legend remains, and there is also a legend that Taro Urashima passed by when returning from Ryugu Castle.


Kanabiki Falls
Takiba, Miyazushi, Kyoto 

Kanabiki Falls is one of Japan's Top 100 Waterfalls. Since Kanabiki Falls does not have a basin, you can get close to the waterfall.
There is also a promenade near the waterfall, where you can take a walk.

 

 

Fairfield by Marriott Kyoto Minamiyamashiro

Ueda blueberry field
29 Nodono Hikawadani, Minamiyamashiro , Soraku District, Kyoto   *Reservation required(Please call +81743-93-0087)

A blueberry field with a great view on the top of a mountain.
You can relish sweet and delicious blueberries grown without pesticides while enjoying the scenery and the chirping of birds.

 

Insect collection
Tonda-105 KitaōkawaraMinamiyamashiro, Soraku District, Kyoto *Reservation required (Please call hotel +81743-93-1555)
19JUL~11AUG Fri/Sat/Sun : 3groups per day

Join us on the "Insect-Collecting Night Activity" with an insect expert, Mr. Yama-chan. You will explore the surrounding mountains at night, guided by Mr. Yama-chan, who will share the tips how to collect beetles and stag beetles at the best spots. 

 

 

Fairfield by Marriott Nara Tenri Yamanobenomichi

Nara Kenko Land
600-1 Kabatacho, Tenri, Nara   Open 9:00~24:00(Last entry 23:00)

There are plenty of facilities that can be enjoyed by three generations from grand parents to children, such as hot spring, sauna and an indoor pool for children (limited time only). There are also restaurants and relaxation facilities.

 

Forest Adventure Yamazoe
1680 Mikadani, Yamazoe, Yamabe District, Nara  Open Weekdays 10:00~17:00 Weekend: 9:00~17:00

There are 7 courses of ziplines for both Adventure course and Challenge course. You can enjoy activities in a great nature.
They are located immediately after getting off at Kaminoguchi IC on the Meihan national highway.

 

YamazoeYoshoku Katsui Yamanobe No Michi
577-1 Yanagimoto, Tenri, Nara 
Open 〈Mon11:0016:30 〈TuesWen8:3016:30 〈others8:3021:00

Enjoy Western food and a relaxing time in the original Japanese scenery.
Located in the Tenri City Trail Center, which sells local products and has an exhibition corner introducing the city's cultural assets.