This temple is the site of Japan's most famous rock garden, which attracts hundreds of visitors every day.
This large temple complex in northwestern Kyoto includes about 50 sub-temples in addition to its main buildings. Myoshin-ji Temple is known as one of Japan's leading centers of Zazen or seated Zen meditation. The temple was founded in 1337 when Emperor Hanazon
Located in the northwest of Kyoto, Taizo-in is the oldest sub-temple of the Myoshin-ji Rinzai Zen Buddhist temple.
This museum is a fine arts museum of Domoto Insho, a famous Japanese artist from the 20th century.
The Toei Uzumasa Eigamura is a film set and theme park in one. Essentially a small town from the Edo Period, the park features a collection of various traditional buildings which are occasionally used as a backdrop for filming historical movies and television
Located in northwest Kyoto, Hirano Shrine was established in the year 794 when the capital was transferred to Heian-kyo from Nagaoka-kyo. During the cherry blossom season, the shrine stays open until 8 pm.
Kinkaku-ji is a Zen temple in northern Kyoto where the top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf.
These granite figures can be seen on the way to the Kitano Tenmangu shrine. Exit the east side of Kitano Tenmangu Shrine (to the right of the main shrine building as you face it) and turn left along the outer wall of the shrine. At the first corner, turn l
Conveniently located a 1-minute walk from Tokiwa Station, Hat'n Hat Hostel offers cosy accommodation decorated with bright colours and modern interior. Free WiFi access is available. Each room here will provide you with air condi
A 10-minute drive from Kinkaku-ji Temple, Ryokan Yamazaki offers a hot public bath and serves breakfast and traditional dinners for an additional fee. The Japanese rooms are air-conditioned, and many have garden views.
Located within a 10-minute walk from popular Kinkaku-ji Temple and Kitano Tenman-gu Shrine, Hotel Chrysantheme Kyoto offers simple accommodation with free WiFi. Guests can rent bicycles to explore the local areas.