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    Kurama to Kibune

    A pleasant half-day walk from Kurama to Kibune, through Kurama temple. The temple offers beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and both villages are a treat to explore. Public transport offers easy access to the walk.

    Length: 6 km
    Time: 2 hours
    Total Ascent: 303m

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    Access

    Starting Cordinates: 35.11300073583536, 135.77245111608224
    Ending Cordinates: 35.10589593512385, 135.76363506719318
    Starting Point: Kuruma Station
    Ending Point: Kibuneguchi Station
    Getting There: From Downtown Kyoto:
    Take the Keihan Main Line from Sanjo Station or Gion-Shijo Station north to Demachiyanagi Station. From here, transfer to the Eizan Line to Kuruma Station. [Google Maps]
    From Kyoto Station:
    Take the Number 4 bus from Kyoto station to Demachiyanagi Station. From here, take the Eizan Line train to Kuruma Station. [Google Maps]
    Alternatively, you can walk to Shichijo Station station on the Keihan Main Line (about 15 minutes walk), and take the train to Demachiyanagi Station. From here, transfer to the Eizan Line to Kuruma Station. [Google Maps]

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