Shimogamo Shrine 4.0 rating

  Cultural Attractions

The Shimogamo Shrine, formally known as the Kamo-mioya-jinja, is dedicated to the goddess Tamayori-hime and her father, Kamo Taketsunomi. The 6th century Shinto shrine is part of the Kamo Shrine along with the Kamigamo Shrine, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 Hours 
Sun
6:30
18:00
Mon
6:30
18:00
Tue
6:30
18:00
Wed
6:30
18:00
Thu
6:30
18:00
Fri
6:30
18:00
Sat
6:30
18:00
About Shimogamo Shrine

 59 Izumigawa-cho, 〒606-0807 市 左京区下鴨泉川町, Kyoto, Japan

 Nearest Transit: Kitayama (Line: Karasuma)

 +81 75-781-0010

 http://www.shimogamo-jinja.or.jp

Shimogamo Shrine and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Kinkaku-ji Temple

Kinkaku-ji Temple(3.1 km)
Kinkaku-ji, the Temple of the Golden Pavilion, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the most popular tourist attraction in Kyoto.

Kamigamo Shrine

Kamigamo Shrine(0.1 km)
The Kamigamo Shrine on the banks of the Kamo river was established in 678 and is dedicated to Kamo Wake-ikazuchi, the kami of thunder.

Daitokuji Temple

Daitokuji Temple(1.9 km)
The Daitokuji is a large Zen Buddhist temple complex with 24 smaller sub-temples, of which 8 are open to the public.

Entsu-ji

Entsu-ji(1.5 km)
The 17th century Entsu-ji Temple is known for its Shakkei gardens that focus on Mount Hiei, which is framed by the trees here.

Imamiya Shrine

Imamiya Shrine(1.9 km)
The Imamiya Shrine was built in 994 to appease gods and ward off the disease that was plaguing Heian-kyo (Kyoto).

Kyoto Botanical Garden

Kyoto Botanical Garden(1.5 km)
Japan's first botanical garden, the Kyoto Prefectural Botanical Garden on the banks of the Kamo river is a popular place for plum blossom viewing in February - early March and hanami in April.

Daisen-in

Daisen-in(1.9 km)

Kamo Shrine

Kamo Shrine(0 km)

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