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Tenryuji Temple, Kyoto

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web
Visit Tenryuji Temple, a Zen Buddhist temple and World Heritage Site, to meditate and reflect among daily visitors and worshippers. The temple, originally completed in 1345 to appease the spirits of the late Emperor Go-Daigo, underwent several reconstructions over the ages. Approach the temple through a walking path lined with soaring bamboo stalks. Be sure to stroll around the temple's garden, which survived the centuries in its original form. Use our Kyoto holiday planner to visit Tenryuji Temple on your trip to Kyoto, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Rained, rain also taste nice. Touched by the design of your garden throughout the device. It is a treasure of Japan.
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  • JR, randen Arashiyama station near go Temple. Before it further attraction of, was crowded with foreigners and students. Large garden and Ryu figure are impressive. Just the nokyo-sho was a seal.
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  • This temple is always a great place to stop in any season. Be sure to look at the many scenes from different views. I like it best in the Fall but each season has its good parts. Plan to spend some ti...  read more »
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