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Buddhist Temple

Kinkaku-ji

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京の片泊まり
京の片泊まり
October 09, 2019
Kinkakuji Temple, also called the Golden Pavilion is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Kyoto. A must-see destination! Especially beautiful in fall. Distance: 30minutes by bus (bus n.204, 230JPY) Entrance fee: 400 for adults, 300 for children Opening hours: 9:00~17:00
Naoto
Naoto
July 12, 2019
It is the only golden temple in Japan.
Sato
Sato
July 11, 2019
take bus about 15min from house
Susan
Susan
July 03, 2019
Golden Temple. This is a famous symbol of Kyoto. You must see the beauty of the Golden temple. Here is a tip. I would like you to compare with the ​Silver Temple. Which temple do you like the most?
Ryo
Ryo
June 07, 2019
Kinkakuji (金閣寺, Golden Pavilion) is a Zen temple in northern Kyoto whose top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf. Formally known as Rokuonji, the temple was the retirement villa of the shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, and according to his will it became a Zen temple of the Rinzai sect after…

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Location
Kinkakujichō, Kyōto-fu 603-8361
Phone+81 75-461-0013
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM