Tofuku-ji Temple
Tofuku-ji Temple
Tofuku-ji Temple
Tofuku-ji Temple
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This temple has the oldest and biggest ”Garan” (Holy place where priests train) in the world. The templeholds many paintings, documents, and cultural from the Muromachi and Kamakura periods onward.

  • Address

    15-778 Hon-machi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto

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  • Entry fee

    Adults ¥ 400
    Elementary and Junior high school students ¥ 300

  • Opening Hours

    From April to October: 9:00-16:00
    November - Beginning of December: 8:30-16:00
    Beginning of December - End of March: 9:00-15:30

  • Closed

    29th December - 3rd January

  • Website

    http://www.tofukuji.jp/

  • Best Season

    Nov., Dec.

  • Point

    One of the best spots in Kyoto to see autumn leaves sceneries. The best season is from end of November to the beginning of December. In summer, you can enjoy sceneries of Maple trees leaves just before they become red.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    From Kyoto Station, use the JR Nara line and get off at "Tofuku-ji", the temple is 10 minutes walk from the station.

    From Kyoto Station, take Kyoto city bus #208 and get off at "Tofuku-ji", the temple is 10 minutes walk from the station.

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