3. By JR train + Walk for Nijo Castle
JR (Sagano line) Saga-Arashiyama station is located about 10 minutes’ walk to the east from Bamboo Forest.
It takes about 12 minutes’ walk from Togetsukyo Bridge, the symbol of Arasiyama area.
By JR line, the nearest station for Nijo Castle is Nijo.
At Saga-Arashiyama station, all trains bound for Kyoto station go and stop the nearest station, Nijo.
The followings are the details.