Kiyomizu-dera is temple in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Main hall of the stage and Otowa Falls is famous, every day, many tourists visit. It is the most popular tourist spot in Kyoto. Kiyomizu-dera has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. 【Address】 1-294, Kiyomizu, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0862, Japan […]

Nijo-Castle is in the Nijo Castle the town Nishiiri Horikawa Nijodori Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. It is a castle that Tokugawa Ieyasu was built as Kyoto of the accommodation in 1603. 15 Shogun Tokugawa Yoshinobu will be the location of the end of the Edo period that made the “Taiseihokan”. Nijo-Castle has been a World Heritage […]

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 […]

Tō-ji is in Kujocho Minami-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. National temple was built with Heian capital. Kukai is a sect founder of the Shingon sect, it was bestowed the Tō-ji from Emperor Saga, Tō-ji from this time became the Root dojo of Shingon esoteric Buddhism. The famous five-story pagoda, in approximately 55 m, the current tower, was […]

Heian-jingu is shrine in Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Heian-jingu to commemorate the Heian capital in 1100, was founded the Kanmu emperor as a deity in 1895. Every year, in the October 22 is a day of Heian capital, now Jidai-festival is performed to commemorate the foundation. 【Address】 97, Okazaki Nishitennocho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8341, Japan 【Established】 […]

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 […]

Chion-in is head temp of Jodo sect in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. is beginning that the sect founder Honen opened the hermitage to Yoshimizu Higashiyama in the late Heian period. 1621, the second generation Shogun Tokugawa IeTadashi is erected the gates. Also the Shogun Tokugawa Iemitsu was erected “Mieido” in 1639. 【Address】 400 Rinkacho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, […]

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 […]

Daigo-ji is Shingon Daigo sect head temple in Kyoto Fushimi-ku, Kyoto. Every year on February 23, “Godairikisonninnoue” will be held. About the old days was carried out “Cherry blossom viewing of Daigo-ji” by Hideyoshi Toyotomi, Cherry blossoms in spring, autumn foliage is famous. The precinct has about 1,000 cherry trees. Daigo-ji has been a World […]

Kōdai-ji is temple of the Rinzai Kenninji sect in Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. kitanomandokoro is the legal wife of Hideyoshi is it erected the temple was retractor in order to mourn the Hideyoshi. Foliage is famous, in the time of autumn leaves many tourists visit. 【Address】 526, Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0825, Japan 【Established】 A.D.1606 […]

Yodogawa River Park Sewaritei Area is the embankment of about 2km continuing from Kizu River and Uji River of confluence in Kyoto Yawata. The embankment has planted about 250 lines of the Yoshino cherry tree.The cherry tree flowering time of the hosts a Hachiman Cherry Blossom Festival. Many people try to see about 1.4km thing […]