Daikaku-ji is head temple of the Shingon Daikaku-ji sect in Saga Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Saga-Rikyu in the early Heian period as an imperial villa of the Royal Wedding of Emperor Saga and Danrin Empress was built. Later, was changed to the temple in 816 years, it is named Daikakuji 【Address】 4, Saga Osawacho, Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, […]

Kōsan-ji is in Togano-Cho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. That was a Betsuin of Jingoji Temple, AD 1206 to Myoe saint is vouchsafe the temple area than Gotobajoko, was revived by named Kōzan-ji Temple. National treasure wildlife person caricature, also that it owns a number of valuable arts and crafts such as Myoe saint image famous. Kōsan-ji […]

Tenryū-ji is head temple of Rinzai Tenryū sect in Susukinobabacho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Tenryū-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. In the place where there was a Kameyama palace of Emperor Gosaga, 1339, because Ashikaga Takauji is mourn the Emperor Godaigo, it is a Zen temple […]

Myōshin-ji is head temple of Rinzai Myōshin-ji sect in Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Subtemple of Myōshin-ji is forty-eight places, precincts subtemple thirty-eight places, Subtemple of off-site counts ten locations, including the Ryōan-ji Temple famous in the Sekitei. 【Address】 1, Hanazono Myōshin-jicho, Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 616-8035, Japan 【Established】 A.D.1342 【Founder】 Emperor Hanazono 【Patriarch】 Kanzan Egen 【Sect】 Rinzai […]

Kinkaku-ji is temple of the Rinzai Shokoku-ji Sect in Kita-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Kinkaku-ji is a subtemple of Shokoku-ji, Official name is the Rokuon-ji. It is the most popular tourist spot in Kyoto. Kinkaku-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. 【Address】 1, Kinkakujicho, Kita-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 603-8361, […]

Ninna-ji is head temple of Shingon Omuro sect in Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. “Omro Sakura” will is famous as a cherry tree of most late-blooming in Kyoto. Ninna-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. 【Address】 33, Omuro Ouchi, Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 616-8092, Japan 【Established】 A.D.888 【Founder】 Emperor […]

Bamboo forest of the road is a path with a taste that lasts for about 200 meters between the Nomiya Shrine from Okochi Sanso. In the vicinity, there is such as Tenryu-ji of World Heritage and Arashiyama, is one of the typical attractions of Kyoto Arashiyama, is a tourist spot that you would like you […]

Arashiyama is Kyoto Prefecture tourist destination. It is the attractions of cherry blossoms and autumn leaves that have been selected in Japan Sakura attractions 100 selections. Nearby is Okochi-Sanso and Tenryu-ji of world heritage, foliage season each year, crowded with many people. Kyoto Every year in December as a new tradition of night, the Arashiyama-Sagano […]

Ryōan-ji is temple of the Rinzai Myōshin-ji sect in Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Queen Elizabeth is also said to have praised, was placed slightly seventy-five tsubo white sand on the magnitude fifteen stone rock garden is famous. Ryōan-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. 【Address】 13, Ryōanji […]

Nonomiya-jinja is shrine in Sagano of Kyoto, Ukyo-ku. Kuroki Torii to use while not peeled the bark of oak, is the style of Japan’s oldest torii. It is located from the Tenryu temple during the road Sagano bamboo forest, Popular spot to young people as a god of marriage and easy delivery. 【Address】 1, Saga […]

Kurumaori shrine is a shrine in the Saga Kyoto Ukyo-ku, is a shrine that was dedicated to Kiyohara Yorinari was a famous Chinese classics persons and Confucian scholar of the late Heian period. The precinct has entertainment shrine undergoing revered by many celebrities. It has been featured in many TV shows and magazines as attractions […]

Gioji is the nunnery of the Shingon sect Daikakuji, Kyoto Ukyo-ku. Giou is Shirabyoshi who received the favor of TairanoKiyomori in the Heian period. Precincts of Gioji is a very quiet and popular spot. 【Address】 32, Sagatoriimoto Kozakacho, Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 616-8435, Japan 【Sect】 Shingon Daikakuji sect 【Admission Time】 9:00-17:00 【Fee】 Adult \300 Jr. High […]