Nearest Transit: Kuramaguchi (Line: Karasuma)
Kita-ku and Nearby Attractions on Map
Kinkaku-ji Temple(2.3 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(2 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.
Shimogamo Shrine(2.1 km)
The Shimogamo Shrine, formally known as the Kamo-mioya-jinja, is dedicated to the goddess Tamayori-hime and her father, Kamo Taketsunomi.
Daitokuji Temple(0.8 km)
The Daitokuji is a large Zen Buddhist temple complex with 24 smaller sub-temples, of which 8 are open to the public.
The 17th century Entsu-ji Temple is known for its Shakkei gardens that focus on Mount Hiei, which is framed by the trees here.
Hirano Shrine(2.2 km)
The Hirano Jinja is a small 8th century shrine that is popular during hanami for its beautiful cherry blossoms.
Imamiya Shrine(1.2 km)
The Imamiya Shrine was built in 994 to appease gods and ward off the disease that was plaguing Heian-kyo (Kyoto).
Kitano Tenman-gu(2 km)
The Kitano Tenmangu Shrine dedicated to exiled poet Sugawara no Michizane was built in 947 AD to appease his angry spirit.
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