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Top 10 popular Autumn leaves spots in Kyoto 2019

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#6 Ryoanji temple 龍安寺

Overview

Ryoanji has the most famous Zen rock garden in the world. Huge fire burnt it many times and we have scarce knowledge about it.

Ryoanji: Zen rock garden facts
This article is the most precise information on the rock garden and Ryoanji temple. The garden is the most famous dry ga...

The Zen rock garden

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Typical Zen rock garden has noplants. The garden of Ryoanji is constructed in that way: it has only pebble stones, mossed-islands and rocks. Maple trees are planted behind the wall. It always is crowded with many people because it is the most famous garden in Japan.

Hojo teien garden

龍安寺の紅葉2016

Hoji is a main hall in Zen temple. It has four gardens usually. The zen rock garden is one of them. The photo above is one of four gardens.

Kyoyochi pond

龍安寺の紅葉龍安寺の紅葉

Ryoanji used be famous for this Kyoyochi pond. We can enjoy the autumn foliage there.

About Ryoanji temple

Name  Daiunzan Ryoanji  大雲山龍安寺

Adress  13 Goryono shita cho, Ukyo ward, Kyoto city

Phone No. 075-463-2216

Fax No.   075-463-2218

Website Ryoanji official

Opeining hours

March~November 8:00~17:00

December~Feburary 8:30~16:30

Entrance fee:

Adult 500 yen

Under 15 years old 300 yen

Time required 1hour~

How to get to Ryoanji temple?

Kyoto City bus no.59: Ryaonji mae bus stop.

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#7 Toji temple 東寺

Overview

Toji is one of two temples offically built in Heian kyo city. It was given to Kukai in the 9th century and became the most important temple of Vajrayana Buddhism.

Toji temple night illumination 2021 in Kyoto: Autumn leaves and Sakura
Sakura night illumination 2021 is to be held from Oct. 30~  Dec. 12. Toji has one of the most amazing illumination events in spring and fall. In this article, you can learn the ways to them with introduction of the temple.

Daytime

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In daytime, we can admire the beautiful red maple tress arount the pagoda.

Illumination

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It is the illumination that the most amazing thing in Autumn leaves of Toji. Mizukagami, the reflection of the surface of Hyoton-ike pond, is beyond description.

東寺の紅葉2016

At night, red leaves go with the gold-illuminated pagoda.

About Toji temple

Name  Kyooh Gokokuji   教王護国寺

De facto name Toji  東寺

Adress  1 Kujo cho, Mimami ward, Kyoto city 〒601-8473

Phone No. 075-691-3325

Fax No.  075-662-0250

Website Toji official

Date: From October 27th to November 9th

Opening hours: 18:00~21:30 (Be there by 21:00)

Entrance fee: Adult 1,000 yen  Under Junior high school student 500 yen

We can enter Kodo building.

In the daytime, the pagoda is open to public.

Time required 1h~

How to get to Toji temple?

About 15 minutes walk from JR Kyoto station: Red train annotation

Kyoto City bus

No. 205 Toji michi bus stop: Blue bus annotations.

No. 207 Toji Higashi mon mae bus stop: Red bus annotations.



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