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
Ninna-ji Temple is one of the many great temples in Kyoto which are listed as World Heritage Sites.
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
This temple is the site of Japan's most famous rock garden, which attracts hundreds of visitors every day.
This museum is a fine arts museum of Domoto Insho, a famous Japanese artist from the 20th century.
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.
Kitano Tenmangu is familiarly known as “Kitano Tenjin-san” to the locals in Kyoto. The shrine was established in 947 and is especially popular during festivals and holidays. On the 25th of each month, the shrine holds a festival and is open from 6:00 to 21:00.
Cafe Yusurago is a casual Japanese cafe that serves various light food and drinks.
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
Set in the Arashiyama, Takao district in Kyoto, 2.3 km from Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, Kyoto Guesthouse meguri features air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi throughout the property. You will find a shared kitchen at the property. N
Guesthouse Kyoto Kaikonoyashiro is located in the Arashiyama, Takao district in Kyoto, 2.7 km from Kitano Tenmangu Shrine and 3 km from Kinkaku-ji Temple. Each room comes with a shared bathroom. Kaikonoyashiro features free WiFi
Conveniently located a 3-minute walk from JR Emmachi Station, Nagomi Samurai Enmachi is a machiya style townhouse and offers spacious guest rooms with free WiFi. Guests can rent a bicycle for free to explore the surroundings.