On July 17th, the Hozu River Boat Ride, which runs from Kameoka City in Kyoto Prefecture to the Arashiyama area of Kyoto City, resumed operations for the first time in three and a half months. The ferry had been suspended since it capsized at the end of March, but tourists who were eagerly awaiting its resumption quickly boarded and enjoyed a 16-kilometer cruise around Hozukyo Gorge.

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