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Kinkakuji Temple

Kinkakuji Temple

4.8 (4Reviews)

Kinkakuji is widely known as the Golden Pavilion and is a three-story Zen Buddhist temple in northern Kyoto. Built during the 13th century, Kinkakuji..

Kyoto
Kiyomizu-dera Temple

Kiyomizu-dera Temple

4.6 (8Reviews)

Kiyomizudera, or Kiyomizu Temple, is a famous temple on the edge of the Higashiyama district of Kyoto. The temple, whose name translates to “Pure..

Kyoto
Fushimi Inari Taisha

Fushimi Inari Taisha

5 (6Reviews)

Fushimi Inari, officially known as Fushimi Inari Taisha, is a beautiful Shinto shrine in south Kyoto famous for its thousands of vermilion torii gat..

Kyoto
Nijo Castle

Nijo Castle

5 (1Review)

Nijo Castle is one of the most accessible UNESCO spots in Kyoto, being just a short walk from Nijojo-mae Station. The former residence of the Tokugawa..

Kyoto
Kyoto in Video

Kyoto in Video

Jillian Engelhard Fosten

Once known as Japans capital, Kyoto is the heart of culture and history in Japan. With lively streets, unique finds, and contemporary..

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Firefly Viewing in Uji

Firefly Viewing in Uji

Late May - Early Jun

From late May to mid-June, Uji City Botanical Park near Kyoto plays host to fireflies, delighting young and old alike. A short..

Kyoto, Uji City Botanical.. 9 Free
Tenryu-ji

Tenryu-ji

5 (2Reviews)

Tenryu-ji (天龍寺) is the head temple of the Tenryuji sect of Rinzai Zen Buddhism and was first established by shogun Ashikage Takauji in 1339 to ho..

Kyoto