Only available on weekends and holidays, this sightseeing express connects Osaka (Osaka-umeda Station) and Kyoto (Kyoto-kawaramachi Station). Each carriage features a different design based on the theme of Kyoto’s changing seasons and plants. Each carriage features a different design based on the theme of Kyoto’s changing seasons and plants, with windows based on the motif of the circular windows of Kyoto machiya houses, modern seats combining tatami mats and traditional patterns, and a dry landscape garden. No reservation is required, and you can ride for a regular fare with no extra charge. Your travel time will surely be a special one!
How to get on the Kyo-train GARAKU, and the remarkable interior design
Tour Arashiyama and Kawaramachi With the Hankyu Train “Kyo-train Garaku”