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How to Get to TomSawyer Rafting Base Site
Tomsawyer Adventure's Hozu River rafting base site is located in Kyoto Kameoka city with easy access from Kyoto station. It takes only 25 minutes from Kyoto station to JR Umahori station by JR Sanin Line. Our rafting base site is at 150 meters East of JR Umahori station. If you are coming by car, set your car navigation system to Tram Kameoka station. Our rafting base site is at 100 West of Tram Kameoka station.
Address: Kyoto Kameoka-shi Shino-cho Yamamoto Kutsube 9-1
By JR Railways
From Kyoto station to JR Umahori station it takes 25 minutes. It only stops “local” trains. (Please be careful, Ltd. Express or Express train will not stop!) From Umahori station please walk towards Tram Kameoka station for 4 minutes. JR railways timetables
By Sagano Romantic Train (Tram Train)
If you are coming by tram train, please get off at the terminal Tram Kameoka station. From Tram Kameoka station please walk towards JR Umahori station for 3 minutes. Sagano Romantic Train requires ticket reservations, please check the schedule and reserve your seat prior to your arrival. Sagano Romantic Train
Driving Directions
Exit Shino IC on Kyoto Jukando and go straight to the end until you hit Route 9, and turn left (there is a shopping mall on your left Southwest corner). Turn right the first traffic light at Nojo intersection (there is a restaurant on your right, Northwest corner). Drive along the street for 2 minutes passing by a hospital on your right. When you see a convenience store “Lawson” and bank, you are around JR Umahori station. See map for directions from JR Umahori station. Directions from Osaka & Hyogo by Meishin Highway (going through a mountain) Exit Ibaragi IC on Meishin Highway and take Route 171 toward Kyoto, and go straight for 1 kilometers, and turn left at Nishikawaranishi intersection. Drive along Route 46 through mountain for 40 minutes. When you hit Route 6, turn left the T-junction towards Kameoka and drive 10 minutes. When you reach to Route 9 at Shimoyada intersection, turn right towards Kyoto and drive 5 minutes. At Nojo intersection (there is a restaurant on your left, Northwest corner), turn left. Drive along the street for 2 minutes passing by a hospital on your right. When you see a convenience store “Lawson” and bank, you are around JR Umahori station. See a map for directions from JR Umahori station. Directions from downtown Osaka by Hanshin Highway Drive Hanshin Highway-11 to the end toward Kameoka, and when it merges to Route 423, drive along Route 423 for 40 minutes through mountain. When you reach to Route 9 at Kazuka intersection turn right and drive 7 minutes toward Kyoto. At Nojo intersection (there is a restaurant on your left, Northwest corner), turn left. Drive along the street for 2 minutes passing by a hospital on your right. When you see a convenience store “Lawson” and bank, you are around JR Umahori station. See a map for directions from JR Umahori station.