Monkey Park Iwatayama, Kyoto

4.3
#1 of 79 in Parks in Kyoto
Get an up-close look at Japanese macaques at Monkey Park Iwatayama, a forested area providing a home to a large troop of native primates. You'll be able to observe the monkeys from the safety of a caged viewing area, but be sure to follow posted instructions to avoid potentially dangerous encounters within unfenced spots. In addition to the monkeys, you'll find that the park features a sweeping view over the nearby city. By using our Kyoto itinerary planning website , you can arrange your visit to Monkey Park Iwatayama and other attractions in Kyoto.
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  • Having monkeys walk freely amongst people, minding their own business, is just something else. To feed them, people have to go inside and feed the monkeys through a cage. It was one of my favourite th...  more »
  • This was a nice walk up the top of the mountain to see lots of monkeys. They walked around and ignored the people. There was a screened in room where you could sit and feed the monkeys who were on the...  more »
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