"The Perfect Garden" Ryoanji Temple Tip by Gryphon25

Ryoanji Temple, Kyoto: 29 reviews and 68 photos


This Zen Garden is ment to be the best or perfect zen Garden in Japan. It is very quite and peaceful. Take a walk around the whole temple. To the one side there is an over hanging of trees and the moss underneath looks as soft as a mattress. Take your time and mediate if you know how.

Cost Y 500

Address: 13 Ryoanji Goryonoshitacho, Ukyo Ward
Directions: North Kyoto. Take bus number 12 or 59
Phone: +81 75-463-2216
Website: http://www.pref.kyoto.jp/visitkyoto/en/theme/sites/shrines/w_heritage/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 6, 2007
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