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Konkaikomyo-ji Temple

About Konkaikomyo-ji Temple

Konkaikomyo-ji Temple

Konkaikomyo Temple is a temple of the Jodo in Kurodani-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto. The principal Buddha is Amida. The common name is called Kurodani-san. It is one of seven Daihonzan of Jodo who boasts the formality which is lined with Chionin.

You can usually visit the Konkaikomyo Temple for free, but you will need to pay the admission fee at the time of autumn leaves. The beautiful colored leaves and the Japanese-style garden are lovely, and the view of the city of Kyoto from the place of the three towers where it climbed the mountain is a masterpiece. There are no photos, but Buddha statues in the main hall are also powerfully beautiful.

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Konkaikomyo-ji Temple photos

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Photographer: Taisuke Yamada

Details

Location 〒606-8331 121 Kurotani-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto
周辺地図
Telephone TEL 075-771-2204
Entrance fee

Free in the precincts

[Autumn Special Open House]
Mikagedo, Daihojo, Shiun garden 600 yen, Sanmon gate 800 yen, common 1,200 yen

Usual viewing season Red leaves
Mid-November – Early December
Access

City bus
Get off at “Higashi Tenno-cho” on No. 5 and walk for 15 minutes.
10-minute walk from Okazaki-michi bus stop on routes 32, 100, 203, and 204

Subway
30 minute walk from Keage Station on the Subway Tozai Line.

Keihan
30 minute walk from Jingu-Marutamachi Station on the Keihan Kamoto Line.

Parking lot Yes(Capacity for 30 cars)
Bicycle parking space available
Site URL https://www.kurodani.jp/en/

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