NishiHongan-ji is head temple of the Jodo Shinshu Honganji sect in Shimogyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. The temple has a number of national treasures, important cultural properties such as Miei-do and Amida-do and Kara-mon and Hiunkaku and Shoin. Ginkgo trees of old about 400 years, has been designated as a natural monument of Kyoto. Nishihongan-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”.

  • 【Address】
    60, Monzencho, Shimogyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 600-8358, Japan
  • 【Established】
  • 【Sect】
    Jodo Shinshu Hongan-ji sect
  • 【Admission Time】
    March-April 5:30-17:30
    May-August 5:30-18:00
    September-October 5:30-17:30
    November-February 5:30-17:00
  • 【Fee】
    Worship Free
  • 【Access】
    JR Tokaido Line “Kyoto Station”(A 10-minute walk)
  • 【HP】


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