「togetsukyo bridge」の記事一覧

Togetsukyo bridge’s history and the story of its name.


Togetsukyo bridge represent the landscape of Arashiyama. Viewing colored leaves from Togetsukyo bridge is a highlight for tourist in Kyoto for long time. The name of Togetsukyo bridge means “moon passing bridge”, however, it is called Horinjikyo bridge originally. When it was started to be called “Togetsukyo” bridge? And why is it called “moon pass・・・