"Kinkakuji temple" Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion) Tip by bennieofzo
Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion), Kyoto: 86 reviews and 185 photos
The Kinkakuji temple or golden paviljon is a replica of the 14th century building that was burned in 1950 by a monk who could not whithstand the beauty of it. It was rebuilt in 1955. The garden surrouding the temple is also very beautiful.
Open: oct-march 09:00-17:00
Address: Kinkakuji-cho, Kita-ku
Directions: Bus 59 to Kinkakuji-mae, Bus 204 and 205 to Kinkakuji-michi.
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