"Very tranquil" Kinkaku-ji - Golden Pavilion Tip by JJandre

Kinkaku-ji - Golden Pavilion, Kyoto: 87 reviews and 190 photos


this place is very peaceful and inspiring, like others in the area... I was there on a rainy summer day which was actually refreshing.

Address: 1 Kinkaku-ji-cho, Kita-ku, North Kyoto
Directions: Bus 101 or 205 from Kyoto station (about 40?, 230) or by Karasuma subway Line to Kitaoji station (15? 260) and then a taxi (10? 1200)
Phone: +81 75-461-0013
Website: http://www.shokoku-ji.jp/k_about.html

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  • Written Dec 25, 2003
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