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Kodai-ji Temple, Kyoto

The Kodai-ji Temple was built in 1606 in the memory of Toyotomi Hideyoshi and his wife Nene by Tokugawa Ieyasu.

The Kodai-ji Temple was built in 1606 in the memory of Toyotomi Hideyoshi and his wife Nene by Tokugawa Ieyasu. It is surrounded by landscaped Zen gardens with rocks, a pond, artificial hills, and old pine and maple trees which are intensely colored in autumn.


Hours

Sun

9:00

17:00

Mon

9:00

17:00

Tue

9:00

17:00

Wed

9:00

17:00

Thu

9:00

17:00

Fri

9:00

17:00

Sat

9:00

17:00

About Kodai-ji Temple

 Japan, 〒605-0825 京都府京都市 東山区下河原町八坂鳥居前下る下河原町526

 +81 75-561-9966

 www.kodaiji.com

Kodai-ji Temple and Nearby Sights on Map

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Ryozen History Museum

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Maruyama Park

Yasaka Shrine

Shijō Street

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Higashiyama-ku