Lake Biwa Canal

Sightseeing information about Lake Biwa Canal in Japan.

Lake Biwa Canal (Biwa-ko Sosui)3.0

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A waterway which was constructed during the Meiji Period (late 19th to early 20th centuries) to transport water from Lake Biwa to the city of Kyoto. It features brick facilities in those days such as a pump house, tunnels and bridges. In 2018, they started operating sightseeing boats during tourist seasons. In spring, cherry blossom trees on both sides of the waterway become in full bloom.
Best time for cherry blossoms: Early to mid-April

Purposelove vehicles,experience,night view,cherry blossom viewing,History,sightseeing
Airport/Sta.Osaka International Airport (about 45.3km) Google Transit


3.06 months ago

A nice place to visit during cherry blossom

4.09 months ago

Visited on March 28, when there is light up in the night and cherry blossom at it's best time.

5.0a year ago

Great experience, especially at Cherry Blossom time.

4.03 years ago

Quiet neighborhood, enjoy the scenaries, don't disturb the people that lives nearby.

4.02 years ago

Its well light up tunnel but you cant go down to enjoy sakura closely. Only can take pics from bridge

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