This is unofficial tourist information of the north part of Kyoto prefecture(TANGO)!! If you interesting to see countryside or seaside of Japan, why not visit TANGO along with your Kyoto city trip?(2hrs from Kyoto station by direct bus or train) TANGO is a traditionally popular tourist destination among Japanese.
Tuesday, 26 February 2013
Japanese stone garden lamp for wishing
Chienowa(知恵の輪) - This stone monument originally made as a charm to wish safety travel of ships. Also there is a tradition, when people pass through the ring of monument for 3times, you will grow wise.
Location: Next to the sightseeing boat stop called "Amanohashidate-sanbashi(天橋立桟橋)" Check the map here!
Access: About 5mins walk from Amanohashidate(天橋立) train station