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Nijo Castle

Nijo Castle

4.5/51,183 Reviews
Historical Architecture
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
8:45-16:00 (the castle is closed at 17:00); July and August opening hours 8:00-18:00 (the castle is closed at 19:00); September opening hours 8:00-16:00 ( The castle is closed at 17:00) (Local time)
Once the acting residence of the Tokugawa shoguns while in Kyoto, Nijo Castle is also serves as a symbol of the power of the Tokugawa Shogunate. The castle is surrounded by high walls and a moat, with the inside rooms connected by a corridor installed with the famous "nightingale floors". These floors were designed to make a chirping sound when walked upon so as to prevent intruding assassins at night. The castle opens in the evening during cherry blossom season, attracting flocks of visitors to view the magnificent cherry blossom trees.
Ryoanji

Ryoanji

4.4/5274 Reviews
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Sun - Sat 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (Local time)
Ryoan-ji is a temple of Zen Buddhism within the northwest a part of the city whose name manner 'temple of the peaceful dragon'. Zen and lay visitors alike experience a feel of calm right here (despite the thousands of other people also right here to enjoy that equal feel of calm). Of word right here is the Zen rock lawn inside the temple's grounds, which incorporates 15 rocks blanketed with moss on a bed of flawlessly raked white gravel. They may be placed so that visitors can handiest see 14 rocks from any perspective. Earlier than getting into a temple, it is standard to use the basin in the front to scrub hands and mouth to purify yourself.
Ginkakuji

Ginkakuji

4.4/5395 Reviews
Temple
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
March-November 8:30-17:00, December-February 9:00-16:30, all year round. (Local time)
A UNESCO World Heritage site, Ginkakuji was originally built as a villa for shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa and modeled after Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion) The temple has two floors. The first floor, built in the same style as Saihoji Temple, is called Shinku-den, and the second floor Cho-onkaku is dedicated to Kannon, the Buddhist goddess of mercy. Despite its nickname as the Silver Pavilion, the exterior of the temple was never actually covered in silver, but rather painted white instead. The garden is comprised of the Silver Pavilion, Togudo Temple (East Seeking Hall), and a pond, accompanying a white sand garden representing the sea and waves.
Todaiji

Todaiji

4.6/5948 Reviews
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Temple
April-September 7:30-17:30, October 7:30-17:00, November-February 8:00-16:30, March 8:00-17:00 (Local time)
Todaij, located on the east side of Nara, boasts a history of over 1,200 years. As one of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara, it has been listed as a World Cultural Heritage site. Jianzhen, an eminent monk of the Tang Dynasty in China, set up the temple here as the ordination hall for monks. The large bronze Buddha and the reconstructed East Hall are must-see attractions.
Kasuga Grand Shrine

Kasuga Grand Shrine

4.5/5810 Reviews
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
April - September 6:00-18:00, October - March 6:30-17:00. (Local time)
A local Shinto shrine, Kasuga Grand Shrine has a history of thousands of years and has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. It was founded by the powerful Fujiwara family and is dedicated to four guardian spirits of the Fujiwara family. It is now an important place of worship in Japan. White deer are said to be the messengers of gods, of which this site has many. Visitors here can walk among the deer along the Kasuga Grand Shrine omotesando and immerse themselves in the nature of the surrounding ancient trees.
Nishi Hongan-ji Temple

Nishi Hongan-ji Temple

4.5/5279 Reviews
Temple
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Sun - Sat 5:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Local time)
Nishi Hongan-ji Temple is the main court of the Jodo Shinshu Hongan Temple School, and is a world cultural heritage site. It was called "Nishi Hongan-ji Temple" since 1272, when Shinran's daughter moved Shinran's body back to Dongshan Valley. There are five famous buildings in this temple, which is a classic model of ancient Japanese architecture. Every November, the ginkgo trees in the temple become very beautiful, making a walk through a path full of golden ginkgo leaves a quite romantic one.
Ninna-ji Temple

Ninna-ji Temple

4.5/5116 Reviews
Temple
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Historical Site
Sun - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM (Local time)
Sanzen-in Temple

Sanzen-in Temple

4.7/5141 Reviews
Temple
Historical Site
Garden
Sun - Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Local time)
Jisyu Shrine

Jisyu Shrine

4.4/5339 Reviews
Temple
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
9:00-17:00 (Local time)
The landlord shrine, the main sacrifice god is the great power of the king, is a famous Japanese godhood, praying for love. It is located on the left side of the Shimizu Stadium on the left side of the Kiyomizu-dera Temple. It was the town guard of the Kiyomizu-dera Temple until the Edo period. In 1994, it was registered as a cultural heritage of the ancient capital Kyoto, as part of the Kiyomizu-dera Temple. In front of the landlord shrine, there are two stones ten kilometers apart. It is said that blindfolded from one end to the other to touch the opposite stone, you can get true love.
Byodo-in

Byodo-in

4.6/5225 Reviews
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Byodo-in is a temple garden built in the chisen kaiyuushiki style during the Heiain period of Japanese history. It was listed as a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1994. In front of the Byodo-in is the Uji River, and a little further back is Mount Asahi (Asahiyama). Byodo-in was once a pleasure villa for many past emperors. When the temple was first built, there were many more buildings, but most of them burned down during a civil war. Now there are just the Phoenix Hall, Guanyin Hall and Bell Tower. Among them, the most famous is the Phoenix Hall.