The Thatched Roofed Village
Suburb of Kyoto city


The Thatched Roofed Village Where the Original Landscape of Japan Still Remains ~Miyamacho Nantan, Kyoto Prefecture


Take the train for 40 minutes heading from JR Kyoto Station to the Tango district while enjoying the sighting of the autumn leaves of Hozu that appears between each tunnel and get off at JR Sonobe Station. There is a seasonal bus that runs once a day on Sundays and holidays and it’s a 50 minute ride to arrive at the thatched village of Miyamacho Kita District.

Kyoto station
Hozu river
A non-stop bus to the thatched village from Sonobe station
Large sign indicating the entrance of the village

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